The Montessori School-kalamazoo Campus

     Tel: (269)349-3248
        
   
Grades: PK | 231 students
The Montessori School is a nonprofit education corporation dedicated to assisting families with the intellectual, social, emotional, and physical development of their children in accordance with the principles and philosophy of Dr. Maria Montessori.
Dr. Maria Montessori was the first female physician in Italy in 1896.
Her medical practice and clinical observations led her to analyze how children learn and how they "construct themselves" from what they find in their immediate environment.
The materials she developed are based on what she observed children doing "naturally".

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other Montessori association(s)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Grades Offered Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 231 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 23%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade The Montessori School-kalamazoo Campus Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 29:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Kalamazoo Christian High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kazoo School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Gagie School (0.8 miles away)
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  • Kalamazoo
    1401 Cherry St
    KalamazooMI 49008
    (269)345-3239
    0.6 mi | Gr. K-9 | 99 students                      
  • Kalamazoo
    615 Fairview Ave
    KalamazooMI 49008
    (269)342-8008
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 334 students                      
  • Kalamazoo
    3333 S Westnedge Ave
    KalamazooMI 49008
    (269)343-3645
    (Calvinist)
    1.2 mi | Gr. 7-9 | 231 students                      
  • Kalamazoo
    2121 Stadium Dr
    KalamazooMI 49008
    (269)381-2250
    1.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 317 students                      
  • Kalamazoo
    St. Augustine School
    (Roman Catholic)
    600 W Michigan Avenue
    KalamazooMI 49007
    (269)349-1945
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.7 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 309 students                      

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