The Springs A Montessori School

7719 Fullerton Road
Springfield, VA 22153-0221
     Tel: (703)941-1411
        
   
Grades: NS - K | 120 students
THE SPRINGS is a Montessori preschool and Kindergarten in Springfield, Virginia that has been providing Montessori education to the Northern Virginia area since 1966.
Our goal is to provide a secure, inviting, challenging and stimulating environment for the intellectual and social development of each child in accordance with the Montessori philosophy.THE SPRINGS offers both a Full Day Montessori Program and a Half Day Montessori Program.
Our classrooms provide traditional Montessori education with mixed age groups where children are encouraged to learn and develop at his or her own rate in accordance with his or her own needs, interests, and abilities.
We are devoted to helping children acquire a love of learning, intellectual curiosity, respect for others and self discipline.
 THE SPRINGS provides mixed age Toddler classrooms (16 months-3 years) and Primary classrooms (3-6 years) as well as an Infant classroom (6 weeks to 16 months) for children in Springfield, Lorton, Fairfax Station, Ft Belvoir, Mt Vernon, Kingstowne, Annandale, Burke, and Woodbridge, Virginia.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Kindergarten
Year Founded 1966

Student Body

Total Students 120 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 57%
State avg.: 26%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 25 students
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Computer Class, Drama Class, Jump Bunch (Sports Program), Mandarin Class, Music Kids (Piano or Violin), Power Tots (Gymnastics), Spanish Class Computer Class, Drama Class, Mandarin Class, Spanish Class, Jump Bunch (Sports Program),
Music Kids (Piano or Violin),
Power Tots (Gymnastics),

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Phillips School-annandale (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Springfield Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Springfield Academy (0.3 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SpringfieldSpringfield Academy
      (Christian)
    5236 Backlick Rd
    SpringfieldVA 22151
    (703)256-3773
      (Christian)
    0.3 mi | 64 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • SpringfieldWord of Life Christian Academy
      (Assembly of God)
    5225 Backlick Road
    SpringfieldVA 22151
    (703)354-4222
      (Assembly of God)
    0.3 mi | 228 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • SpringfieldImmanuel Christian School
      (Christian)
    6915 Braddock Road
    SpringfieldVA 22151
    (703)941-1220
      (Christian)
    0.5 mi | 392 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • AnnandaleOakwood School
    Special Education School
    7210 Braddock Road
    AnnandaleVA 22003
    (703)941-5788
    Special Education School
    0.6 mi | 107 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • AnnandalePhillips School-annandale
    Special Education School
    7010 Braddock Rd
    AnnandaleVA 22003
    (703)941-8810
    Special Education School
    0.6 mi | 140 students | Gr. 2-12                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?          Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Interviewing the Over-prepared Teacher Applicant
Interviewing the Over-prepared Teacher Applicant
Some applicants can fool you when they interview. Here is some advice on how to prevent that while at the same time keeping the interview process simple and efficient.
Facebook Page Essentials
Small private schools often feel that they cannot afford to market their schools. Facebook is free. Here is how to use it effectively.
Attributes Which Make Military Schools Special
What are the attributes which make 21st century military schools so special? We find out in this article.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Fairfax County, VA is $11,444 for elementary schools and $18,863 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Fairfax County, VA is 80% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).