Brookeside Montessori School

     Tel: (610)473-0408
        
   
Grades: NS - 6 | 80 students
Brookeside Montessori School has been serving the greater Boyertown community for over twenty-five years and offers a wide range of educational programs.
Brookeside is a licensed Private Academic School with the Pennsylvania Department of Education and is an affiliated school with the American Montessori Society.
We are staffed by state certified teachers who also hold Montessori certifications.
The Brookeside Montessori school community works to create an environment that inspires children to develop inner discipline, self-confidence, and a love of learning.
We respect the uniqueness of each student by helping each child develop skills at periods of greatest readiness and sensitivity.
Our educational philosophy is guided by the teachings of Dr.
Maria Montessori.
We strive to inspire the development of each child in a safe, supportive, culturally diverse environment, which gives students freedom to explore, cooperate, and be creative.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 6
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1978

Student Body

Total Students 80 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 14%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Brookeside Montessori School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 18 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid 15%

School Notes:

  • Brookeside Montessori School's child-centered educational environment provides activities and a PA state approved curriculum appropriate to each child's developmental stage. The integrated curriculum is guided by a highly trained staff, which is aware of the needs of the individual child. The children are in mixed-age settings, which allows them to build long-term relationships with other children and their teachers, within a caring academic community. We currently offer:
  • Pre-school - Grade 6
  • Full-Day Kindergarten
  • Outstanding academics
  • Individualized educational plans
  • Spanish, Art, Music, Computer, and Fitness classes
  • Before and After School Care Program
  • Summer camp program -->

Profile last updated: 02/13/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Wayside Christian School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Francis Academy (2.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Johns Pre Kindergarten (2.7 miles away)
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