Hilltop Montessori School

1014 N. Elm Street,
Denton, TX, 76201
Tel: (940)387-0578
Hilltop Montessori School provides quality Montessori education for students ages 3 months to 12 years.
Our school community nurtures the individual learner with particular emphasis on academics, environmental awareness, personal growth, physical well being, and a culturally diverse experience.
Elementary class was closed for one year and is re-opening with an anticipated class size of 10 students ranging from 1st grade to 4th grade possible.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
International Montessori Council (IMC)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 6
Learning Programs Supported As benefitted by Montessori educational approach
Year Founded 2003

Student Body

Total Students 45 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 15%
State avg.: 34%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 10 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Comfortable casual clothes, closed toe shoes.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,150
Tuition Notes Tuition is based on the number of days of attendance per week. We offer 2, 3, 4, or 5 days per week. Tuition is a yearly amount divided into 10 equal monthly payments.
% on Financial Aid 10%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,000
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Julie Winnette

School Notes:

    • Certified Montessori lead teachers
    • Affiliated with the American Montessori Society
    • Over 40 years combined experience with Montessori education
    • Centrally located near Downtown Denton
    • Committed to educating for peace by helping children resolve conflicts peacefully
    • Parent involvement welcome

    Profile last updated: 05/16/2012

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Selwyn College Preparatory School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Community School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Community School (1.3 miles away)
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    Denton , TX , 76201
    (940)382-3216
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    1.3  mi  |  39  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Denton
    Immaculate Conception Catholic School
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    2301 N Bonnie Brae St
    Denton , TX , 76207
    (940)381-1155
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    1.9  mi  |  258  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Denton
    Selwyn College Preparatory School
    3333 W University Dr
    Denton , TX , 76207
    (940)382-6771
    2.6  mi  |  186  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
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    Po Box 2414
    Denton , TX , 76202
    (940)320-1944
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    (940)321-7338
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