Waco Montessori School

1920 Columbus Ave
Waco, TX 76701-0767
     Tel: (254)754-3966
        
   
Grades: NS - 6 | 247 students
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The mission of Waco Montessori School is to educate children in a nurturing, stimulating Montessori environment that appreciates and celebrates the difference in each child, encourages respect for oneself and others, and develops life-long learning and problem-solving skills.
Montessori teachers strive to help children meet these objectives through the preparation of an environment which enables them to choose their work and complete it.
Lessons in practical life, sensorial apparatus, language, math, and culture are given individually as well as in small and large groups.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 6
Year Founded 1976

Student Body

Total Students 247 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade Waco Montessori School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid 18%
Admissions Director Tammy Hector

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Flag Football, VolleyballBasketballFlag Football,
Volleyball

School Notes:

The mission of Waco Montessori School is to educate children in a nurturing, stimulating environment that appreciates and celebrates the difference in each child, encourages respect for oneself and others, and develops life-long learning and problem-solving skills. Montessori teachers strive to help children meet these objectives through the preparation of an environment which enables them to choose their work and complete it. Lessons in practical life, sensorial apparatus, language, math, and culture are given individually as well as in small and large groups.

Profile last updated: 08/12/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Reicher Catholic High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Alban S Memorial School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Alban S Memorial School (0.8 miles away)
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    (254)756-4841
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    WacoTX 76701
    (254)753-0246
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    1.1 mi | 169 students | Gr. NS-6                      
  • WacoReicher Catholic High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    2102 N 23rd Street
    WacoTX 76708
    (254)752-8349
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.5 mi | 227 students | Gr. 9-12                      
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    WacoTX 76708
    (254)754-2041
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    4600 Sanger Ave
    WacoTX 76710
    (254)772-5474
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