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

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
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 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)
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  • LynchburgNew Covenant Schools
      (Episcopal)
    122 Fleetwood Dr
    LynchburgVA 24501
    (434)847-8313
      (Episcopal)
    1.8 mi | 352 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • LynchburgRivermont School
    Special Education School
    3024 Forest Hills Cir
    LynchburgVA 24501
    (434)947-4697
    Special Education School
    2.8 mi | 48 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • LynchburgThe Branches Academy
      (Pentecostal)
    2812 Greenview Dr
    LynchburgVA 24502
    (434)455-5952
      (Pentecostal)
    2.8 mi | 64 students | Gr. K-7                      
  • Woodberry ForestWoodberry Forest School
    All-boys
    898 Woodberry Forest Rd
    Woodberry ForestVA 22989
    (540)672-3900
    All-boys
    3.1 mi | 396 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ForestTimberlake Christian Schools
      (Baptist)
    202 Horizon Dr
    ForestVA 24551
    (434)237-5943
      (Baptist)
    3.3 mi | 406 students | Gr. PK-12                      

School Reviews

Recommended
1 month ago
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
Recommended
1 year ago
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

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