Charlotte Mason Community School

3816 Toledo St,
Detroit, MI, 48216-0313
Tel: (313)841-6848
Charlotte Mason believed that education is a science of relationships: relationships to God, to man (including ourselves) and to the world.
The curriculum offered at CMCS (Formerly Ambleside Community School) encourages children to develop relationships with the world around them through numerous hands-on experiences.
Ms.
Mason's methods call for using great literature as a means of putting children in touch with great minds and fine and performing arts to cultivate creativity and an appreciation for the diversity of artistic contribution in the world.
Outdoor play and nature study are part of the curriculum, both of which have been proven to enhance educational success.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
Religious Affiliation Christian (no specific denomination)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 33 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 63%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Jeans are allowed. No shirts with writing.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,700
Acceptance Rate 99%
National avg.: 85%

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is American Islamic Academy (4.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holy Redeemer Grade School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Chapel Hill Missionary Baptist (3.4 miles away)
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