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 Students 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 Oak Hill Christian School (1.3 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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  • RestonGood Beginnings School
    Daycare / Preschool
    11501 Sunrise Valley Drive
    RestonVA 20191
    (703)758-8811
    Daycare / Preschool
    1 mi | 53 students | Gr. NS-K                      
  • RestonAcademy Of Christian Education
      (Christian)
    1808a Michael Faraday Ct
    RestonVA 20190
    (703)471-2132
      (Christian)
    1 mi | 181 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • RestonReston Children's Center
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    11825 Olde Crafts Dr
    RestonVA 20191
    (703)476-8150
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    1.2 mi | 330 students | Gr. NS-K                      
  • RestonEdlin School
    Special Program Emphasis
    10742 Sunset Hills Road
    RestonVA 20190
    (703)438-3990
    Special Program Emphasis
    1.2 mi | 250 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • RestonOak Hill Christian School
      (Christian)
    11480 Sunset Hills Rd
    RestonVA 20190
    (703)796-6887
      (Christian)
    1.3 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK-12                      

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