Montessori School Of Lake Wood

5925 W 1st Ave
Denver, CO 80226-0802
     Tel: (303)232-7030
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Grades: K - 7 | 57 students
The Montessori School of Lakewood is a private school for children 2.5 to 12 years.
It was founded in 1978 and is located ten minutes west of downtown Denver at 5925 W.
1st Avenue in Lakewood, Colorado.
The Montessori School of Lakewood recognizes the child's need to learn by doing, therefore we provide an environment rich in experiences.
The children work spontaneously and with pleasure.
Teachers work with each child according to individual requirements and interests.
In this environment, each child is able to reach the same or even a higher level of scholastic attainment as under the traditional system.
Each child works at his or her own pace.
In place of competition, we provide endless opportunities among the children for mutual help - Which is joyfully given and gratefully received.
This is encouraged by a three-year age span in each classroom.
Both the older and younger child benefit from this relationship.
Our intent is to encourage each child's natural desire to explore the world, to promote a positive self image, to develop independence, propagate a love of others.
Our goal is to help each child develop a positive outlook on life, so that as an adult, he or she will be capable of meeting the changing times with new solutions.
This child will not grow to be the victim of events, but will have the courage and knowledge to constructively direct the future.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 7

Student Body

Total Students 57 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Montessori School Of Lake Wood Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Beth Jacob High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Bernadette Catholic School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Bernadette Catholic School (1.3 miles away)
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  • LakewoodSt Bernadette Catholic School
      (Roman Catholic)
    1100 Upham St
    LakewoodCO 80214
    (303)237-0401
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.3 mi | 157 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • DenverBeth Jacob High School
    All-girls  (Jewish)
    5100 W 14th Avenue
    DenverCO 80204
    (303)893-1333
    All-girls  (Jewish)
    1.5 mi | 58 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • DenverSavio House
    Alternative School
    325 King St
    DenverCO 80219
    (303)225-4060
    Alternative School
    1.5 mi | 27 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • DenverRedeemer Lutheran School
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    3400 W Nevada Pl
    DenverCO 80219
    (303)934-0422
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1.7 mi | 80 students | Gr. 2-9                      
  • DenverPresentation Of Our Lady School
      (Roman Catholic)
    660 Julian Street
    DenverCO 80204
    (303)629-6562
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.7 mi | 122 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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