Arkansas River Valley Montessori

Tel: (501)603-0620
Grades: PK - 9 | 65 students
At ARVM we help students from 3 to 15 years of age discover and develop their unique talents and full potential.
We prepare them to succeed in the real world.
Our methods inspire students to think for themselves and teach them responsibility.
Our cirriculum introduces children to great literature, the Montessori model of math, algebra, geometry and logic as young as age 7, and places a major emphasis on history, geography, world culture, botany, zoology, chemistry, physics, astronomy and the earth sciences.
Our students benefit from Orff-based music classes, professional art direction, physical education and nutrition classes with community professionals in top-notch facilities.
Our teachers are all Montessori certified and experienced professionals with college degrees.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Association Montessori International (AMI)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 9

Student Body

Total Students 65 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 11%
State avg.: 13%
Students by Grade Arkansas River Valley Montessori Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Chess Scholars, Choir Band, Chess Scholars, Choir,

School Notes:

    • At ARVM learning is a hands-on experience.
    • OUR CIRRICULUM.....
    • Introduces children to great literature
    • Follows the Montessori model of math, beginning algebra, geometry, and logic for children as young as seven
    • Places a major emphasis on the study of history, geography, and world culture and
    • Features in-depth study of botany, zoology, chemistry, physics, the earth sciences, and astronomy.
    • Includes arts and languages for all ages
    • Incorporates a physical education and nutrition program taught by community professionals in their professional facilities. Students choose from tennis, swimming, gymnastics, basketball, etc.
    • OUR METHODS:
    • Inspire students to think for themselves and find their own solutions
    • Teach them how to do their own research;
    • Help them develop and organize work plans; and
    • Teach them responsibility through everyday tasks that contribute to the functioning of their school.

    Profile last updated: 09/03/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mt. St. Mary Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Johnsons Montessori School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Our Lady-holy Souls School (0.4 miles away)
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  • Little Rock Johnsons Montessori School
    Montessori School
    2 Van Cir Ste 6
    Little Rock , AR , 72207
    (501)614-3860
    Montessori School
    0.1  mi  |  51  students  |  Gr.  K-2
  • Little Rock
    Our Lady-holy Souls School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1001 N Tyler St
    Little Rock , AR , 72205
    (501)663-4513
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.4  mi  |  499  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Little Rock
    Mt. St. Mary Academy
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    3224 Kavanaugh Blvd
    Little Rock , AR , 72205
    (501)664-8006
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    0.6  mi  |  492  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Little Rock
    Catholic High School For Boys
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    6300 Father Tribou St
    Little Rock , AR , 72205
    (501)664-3939
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0.7  mi  |  713  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Little Rock
    Lutheran High School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    6711 W Markham St
    Little Rock , AR , 72205
    (501)663-5117
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1.1  mi  |  121  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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  • Recommended July 09, 2012 - Amazing school! Completely changed my son''s life! He loves coming to school and we have seen amazing results!. - Posted by Parent

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