Mountain Pathways Montessori School

453 Howards Creek Rd
Boone, NC 28607-0286
Tel: (828)262-5787
Grades: PK - 8 | 79 students
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Mountain Pathways School is a community that fosters respect and a lifelong love of learning by nurturing the spiritual, emotional, intellectual, and physical well-being of its children.
By following the Montessori curriculum, we encourage students to reach their full potential as happy, healthy, contributing members of the community of humanity.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
International Montessori Council (IMC)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1987

Student Body

Total Students 79 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Mountain Pathways Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 20%
Average Class Size 12 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,750
% on Financial Aid 10%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Admissions Director Glenn Grizzard
Admissions Associate Katie Williams

School Notes:

  • Toddler class accepts children as young as 18 months
  • 2-4 year-old class offers transitional option
  • 3-6 year-old class is in large open classroom with space to spread out
  • Elementary and Middle School students thrive under the guidance of our Montessori-trained instructors

Profile last updated: 08/17/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Patterson School (17.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Patterson School (17.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Gordon Baptist Christian School (28.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Patterson
    Grades: 7-12 | 25 students
    17.8 miles
    Po Box 500
    Patterson, NC 28661
    (828)758-2374
    17.87-12
    25
  • Mountain City
    Mountain Youth Academy
    Alternative School
    Grades: KG-11 | 37 students
    20.1 miles
    332 Hospital Rd
    Mountain City, TN 37683
    (423)727-9898
    20.1KG-11
    37
  • Millers Creek
    Grades: 2-12 | 98 students
    22.5 miles
    Po Box 559
    Millers Creek, NC 28651
    (336)838-2517
    22.52-12
    98
  • Boomer
    Camp E-ma-etu
    All-boys  | Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 56 students
    23.8 miles
    4654 High Rock Rd
    Boomer, NC 28606
    (336)921-3300
    23.87-12
    56
  • Elizabethton
    East Tn Christian Home & Academy
    All-girls (Christian)
    Grades: 9-12 | 8 students
    24.4 miles
    Po Box 1147
    Elizabethton, TN 37644
    (423)542-4423
    24.49-12
    8

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