The Richmond Montessori School

499 N Parham Rd,
Henrico, VA, 23229-0232
Tel: (804)741-0040
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)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1965

Student Body

Total Students 291 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 31%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade The Richmond Montessori School Students 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 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 West End Montessori School (1.5 miles away)
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  • Henrico Grove Avenue Christian School
    (Baptist)
    8701 Ridge Road
    Henrico , VA , 23229
    (804)741-2860
    (Baptist)
    0.5  mi  |  232  students  |  Gr.  NS-12
  • Henrico
    Collegiate School
    103 N Mooreland Road
    Henrico , VA , 23229
    (804)740-7077
    1  mi  |  1610  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Henrico
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award St. Mary's Catholic School
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    9501 Gayton Road
    Henrico , VA , 23229
    (804)740-1048
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    1.4  mi  |  289  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Henrico
    River Road Ch Rch Presch Dev C
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Baptist)
    8000 River Road
    Henrico , VA , 23229
    (804)282-4368
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Baptist)
    1.4  mi  |  20  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Richmond West End Montessori School
    Montessori School
    9307 Quioccasin Rd
    Richmond , VA , 23229
    (804)523-7536
    Montessori School
    1.5  mi  |  47  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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