Sunset Hills Montessori School

11180 Ridge Heights Rd
Reston, VA 20191-0201
Tel: (703)476-7477
Grades: PK - 6 | 148 students
SHMS is a school that operates under the Montessori philosophy and has credentialed teachers at each developmental level.
We teach to the individual child.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 6
Year Founded 1994

Student Body

Total Students 148 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Sunset Hills Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 40%
Average Class Size 25 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuitions range between 9,300-12,900 dependent on the program
% on Financial Aid 5%
Admissions Director Garrett Wilhelm
Admissions Associate Kristie Meixner

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Fairfax Christian School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Good Beginnings School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Good Beginnings School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Reston
    Good Beginnings School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K | 53 students
    1 miles
    11501 Sunrise Valley Drive
    Reston, VA 20191
    (703)758-8811
    1NS-K
    53
  • Reston
    Grades: PK-2 | 181 students
    1 miles
    1808a Michael Faraday Ct
    Reston, VA 20190
    (703)471-2132
    1PK-2
    181
  • Reston
    Reston Children's Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K | 330 students
    1.2 miles
    11825 Olde Crafts Dr
    Reston, VA 20191
    (703)476-8150
    1.2NS-K
    330
  • Reston
    Edlin School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-8 | 250 students
    1.2 miles
    10742 Sunset Hills Road
    Reston, VA 20190
    (703)438-3990
    1.2PK-8
    250
  • Reston
    Oasis School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 1-9
    1.3 miles
    11480 Sunset Hills Road
    Reston, VA 20190
    (703)338-3307
    1.31-9
    n/a

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The average private school tuition in Fairfax County, VA is $11,575 for elementary schools and $22,249 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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