Sunset Hills Montessori School

11180 Ridge Heights Rd,
Reston, VA, 20191-0201
Tel: (703)476-7477
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)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 6
Year Founded 1994

Student Body

Total Students 172 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
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 Oasis School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Soapstone Rd. KinderCare (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Edlin School (1.3 miles away)
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  • Reston Soapstone Rd. KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2300 Soapstone Dr.
    Reston , VA , 20191
    (703)476-4710
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.8  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Reston
    Good Beginnings School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    11501 Sunrise Valley Drive
    Reston , VA , 20191
    (703)758-8811
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1  mi  |  79  students  |  Gr.  NS-K
  • Reston
    Academy Of Christian Education
    (Christian)
    1808a Michael Faraday Ct
    Reston , VA , 20190
    (703)471-5790
    (Christian)
    1  mi  |  194  students  |  Gr.  K-7
  • Reston
    Reston Children's Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    11825 Olde Crafts Dr
    Reston , VA , 20191
    (703)476-8150
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.2  mi  |  232  students  |  Gr.  K-1
  • Reston
    Edlin School    
    Special Program Emphasis
    10742 Sunset Hills Road
    Reston , VA , 20190
    (703)-43-8-3990
    Special Program Emphasis
    1.3  mi  |  250  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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