Blue Ridge Montessori School

1071 Woodberry Square Pl
Lynchburg, VA 24502
Tel: (434)525-0061
Grades: PK-K | 79 students
The mission of Blue Ridge Montessori School is to aid children in the task of self-construction in a nurturing environment.
In the spirit of Dr. Maria Montessori, we promote peace, concentration, creative problem solving, order, and independence.
Social, emotional and academic growth is encouraged in a developmentally appropriate learning environment.
Respect for the child and all living things is at the heart of all we do.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 79 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Blue Ridge Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 4 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Many different programs available from 3 hour mornings to full day; price varies with each one. Call for details.
Admissions Director Susan Key
Admissions Associate Maryann Novi

School Notes:

  • We are now accepting children from 18 months through Kindergarten.

Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is New Covenant Schools (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Covenant Schools (1.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Timberlake Christian Schools (3.3 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • Lynchburg
    Grades: K-12 | 352 students
    1.8 miles
    122 Fleetwood Dr
    Lynchburg, VA 24501
  • Lynchburg
    Rivermont School
    Special Education School
    Grades: KG-12 | 48 students
    2.8 miles
    3024 Forest Hills Cir
    Lynchburg, VA 24501
  • Lynchburg
    Grades: K-7 | 64 students
    2.8 miles
    2812 Greenview Dr
    Lynchburg, VA 24502
  • Woodberry Forest
    Grades: 9-12 | 396 students
    3.1 miles
    898 Woodberry Forest Rd
    Woodberry Forest, VA 22989
  • Forest
    Grades: PK-12 | 406 students
    3.3 miles
    202 Horizon Dr
    Forest, VA 24551

School Reviews

I''m amazed at what my children can do!! The staff lovingly care for my children while at school. They foster my kids'' interests as they guide them through the Montessori materials. I am allowed to observe my children as they work. After a while, they forget I am even there! My pre-K daughter knows the days of the week, all of the planets, how to take care of her space, and how to be kind to others. My young son comes home singing songs he learned at circle and can do buttons. He dresses himself including his shoes each day. I HIGHLY recommend Blue Ridge Montessori School!!!
- Posted by Parent, 01/17/15
The quality and standards of the school have gone down tremendously - they don''t use Montessori methodology and are more traditionally driven. And its expensive school. Teachers do preferential treatment to kids.
- Posted by Parent, 10/06/12

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