Country Day School Of Arlington

1105 W Randol Mill Rd
Arlington, TX 76012-0760
     Tel: (817)275-0851
        
   
Grades: NS - 1 | 70 students
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Montessori Program/Curriculum The preschool classrooms at Country Day School are based on the philosophy and methods of Dr. Maria Montessori (1870-1952).
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Dr. Montessori recognized that all people pass through successive stages of development.
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The learning environment must, therefore, respond to the changing needs of the child from infancy to maturity.
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The Montessori classrooms at Country Day School of Arlington look to help instill a love of learning in children ranging from ages 6 months to 6 years.
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Each child is guided in a self-directed learning environment.
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If a child is interested in language, then the Montessori teacher will help guide him or her toward the language area.
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Montessori children are guided to embrace their independence, develop respect for self and others, gain control and coordination over their bodies, harness their concentration skills, and develop and/or refine an internal sense of order.
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Children that emerge from the Montessori classrooms should not only be prepared for grade school but will have built a foundation for future growth.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 1
Year Founded 1959

Student Body

Total Students 70 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 60%
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade Country Day School Of Arlington Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $9,000
Tuition Notes Part time schedules and options are available. Sibling discount available.
Admissions Director Joyce Hunt
Admissions Associate Thriveni Sariam

School Notes:

Mission Our mission is to educate the whole child; thus we endeavor to nurture every heart and challenge every mind through the experience of meaningful inquiry. Diversity One of the strengths of the school is in the diversity of the families that make up our community. CDSA families represent a wide range of cultures, beliefs, races, and ethnicities. This diversity is celebrated through regular observance of our multicultural calendar. Governance CDSA is a nonprofit institution governed by an independent Board of Trustees. The Headmaster is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations, including admissions, hiring and evaluation of staff, curriculum, and financial administration.

Profile last updated: 11/25/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Texas Christian Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Primer School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Primer School (0.6 miles away)
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