Mountain Shadows Montessori School

Tel: (303)530-5353
Grades: UG | 59 students
With over 30 years of service, we are Colorado's only AMI accredited Montessori primary and elementary school.
Our beautiful 12-acre campus faces the Rocky Mountains, with outdoor play space and facilities that more than meet activity and program requirements for our children.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association Montessori International (AMI)
Association Montessori Internationale (AMI)
Grades Offered n/a
Year Founded 1976

Student Body

Total Students 59 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Mountain Shadows Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $11,250
Tuition Notes Tuition range: 8,100 -18,900
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $5,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Jan Ferwerda
Admissions Associate Ann DeBacker


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Various after-shool programs are available for our students. Various after-shool programs are available for our students.,

School Notes:

  • Broad Academic Base
  • Collaborative Teaching
  • Multi-age Groupings
  • Research Validated Montessori Activity

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Temple Grandin School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Temple Grandin School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Boulder Country Day (0.8 miles away)
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  • Boulder
    Temple Grandin School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 6-12 | 22 students
    0.2 miles
    6446 Jay Road
    Boulder, CO 80301
  • Boulder
    Grades: NS-8 | 346 students
    0.8 miles
    4820 Nautilus Ct N
    Boulder, CO 80301
  • Boulder
    Grades: PK | 38 students
    1.4 miles
    6525 Gunpark Drive Suite 340
    Boulder, CO 80301
  • Boulder
    Grades: PK-8 | 95 students
    1.7 miles
    5490 Spine Road
    Boulder, CO 80301
  • Longmont
    Grades: K-6 | 37 students
    2.1 miles
    7415 Lookout Rd
    Longmont, CO 80503

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