Ghent Montessori School

610 Mowbray Arch
Norfolk, VA 23507-0235
Tel: (757)622-8174
Grades: PK-8 | 160 students

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other Montessori association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 160 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Ghent Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Lori Jarvis

School Notes:

  • Ghent Montessori School serves families throughout the Hampton Roads Commnunity. The school is accredited by the International Montessori Congress and is committed to the Montessori Philosophy, aspriring to meet the needs of every child, including academic, emotional and social areas.

Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Yeshiva Aish Kodosh Talmudical Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is First Presbyterian Preschool (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is First Presbyterian Preschool (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Norfolk
    First Presbyterian Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
    Grades: PK-K | 371 students
    0.2 miles
    820 Colonial Ave
    Norfolk, VA 23507
  • Norfolk
    Grades: KG-8 | 190 students
    0.2 miles
    419 Colonial Ave
    Norfolk, VA 23507
  • Norfolk
    Yeshiva Aish Kodosh Talmudical Academy
    All-boys  | Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
    Grades: 9-11 | 23 students
    0.2 miles
    612 Colonial Ave
    Norfolk, VA 23507
  • Norfolk
    Grades: K-4 | 121 students
    0.6 miles
    418 E Bute St
    Norfolk, VA 23510
  • Norfolk
    Grades: PK-1 | 34 students
    0.6 miles
    1600 Colonial Ave
    Norfolk, VA 23517

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