The Richmond Montessori School

499 N Parham Rd
Henrico, VA 23229-0232
Tel: (804)741-0040
Grades: K-8 | 291 students
The Richmond Montessori School mission is to provide for each student a well-rounded, individualized education and developmental experience that is grounded in Montessori principles and that nurtures an enduring love of learning.
RMS will be a model educational community that provides a creative, responsive learning environment, which nurtures each child's innate and unique tendency for growth and development, for the mutual benefit of the child, the family and the greater community.
RMS strives for excellence in its programs, operations, staff and students.
RMS strives to create a safe, caring, stable environment that is child-centered and community-oriented.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Virginia Association of Independent Schools (VAIS)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded 1965

Student Body

Total Students 291 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade The Richmond Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Tuition Notes Ranges from $8,950 to $13,525. Tuition covers all expenses of the Montessori curriculum and specialty programs, with the exception of required grade specific fees (i.e., Technology Fee, Middle School fee).
Admissions Director Grainne Murray

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Grove Avenue Christian School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Grove Avenue Christian School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Grove Avenue Christian School (0.5 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Henrico
    Grades: NS-12 | 232 students
    0.5 miles
    8701 Ridge Road
    Henrico, VA 23229
  • Henrico
    Grades: K-12 | 1610 students
    1 miles
    103 N Mooreland Road
    Henrico, VA 23229
  • Henrico
    River Road Ch Rch Presch Dev C
    Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
    Grades: K | 20 students
    1.4 miles
    8000 River Road
    Henrico, VA 23229
  • Richmond
    Grades: PK-8 | 452 students
    1.4 miles
    9501 Gayton Rd
    Richmond, VA 23229
  • Richmond
    Grades: PK-5 | 102 students
    1.5 miles
    9307 Quioccasin Rd
    Richmond, VA 23229

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The average private school tuition in Henrico County, VA is $11,074 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Henrico County, VA is 91% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).