Montessori West Christian School

8800 Warren H Abernathy Hwy,
Spartanburg, SC, 29301-0293
Tel: (864)576-5414
Montessori West Christian School is located on the west side of Spartanburg, South Carolina.
We currently have approximately 100 students enrolled.
We offer a Toddler Program as well as our Primary classrooms that go through Kindergarten.
The school has been in operation since 1992.
The owners of Montessori West Christian School, Wayne and Virginia Plylar, established their first Montessori School in 1980 in order to provide a Montessori education for their two preschoolers.
Montessori West Christian School was built in addition to their first school to accommodate the demand for Montessori education on the west side of Spartanburg.
Additionally, Wayne Plylar is a custom home builder, therefore, building the schools to be fire and earthquake-resistant in an effort to provide a safe place for children to learn.
Montessori West Christian School provides a blend of the Montessori philosophy and Christian teaching, following the tradition of Montessori religious education.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other Montessori association(s)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 75 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 18%
State avg.: 14%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Oakbrook Preparatory School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oakbrook Preparatory School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Oakbrook Preparatory School (0.7 miles away)
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  • Spartanburg Oakbrook Preparatory School
    (Christian)
    190 Lincoln School Road
    Spartanburg , SC , 29301
    (864)587-2060
    (Christian)
    0.7  mi  |  405  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Spartanburg
    Westgate Christian School
    (Baptist)
    1990 Old Reidville Rd
    Spartanburg , SC , 29301
    (864)576-4953
    (Baptist)
    1.4  mi  |  183  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Spartanburg
    St. James Methodist Kindergarten
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Methodist)
    213 N Lanford Rd
    Spartanburg , SC , 29301
    (864)576-1458
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Methodist)
    2.7  mi  |  47  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Spartanburg
    Eddlemon Adventist School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    1217 John B White Sr Blvd
    Spartanburg , SC , 29306
    (864)576-2234
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    3  mi  |  75  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Boiling Springs Spartanburg Christian Academy
    (Baptist)
    8740 Asheville Hwy
    Boiling Springs , SC , 29316
    (864)578-4238
    (Baptist)
    4.7  mi  |  439  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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