Mountain Shadows Montessori School

4154 N 63rd St,
Boulder, CO, 80301-0803
Tel: (303)530-5353
Grades: PK - 6 | 71 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 Internationale (AMI)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 6
Year Founded 1976

Student Body

Total Students 71 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 16%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Mountain Shadows Montessori School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $11,250
Tuition Notes Tuition range: 8,100 -18,900
% on Financial Aid 10%
Average Financial Aid Grant $5,000
Acceptance Rate 99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Jan Ferwerda
Admissions Associate Ann DeBacker

Extracurriculars

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 Boulder Country Day (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Miss Catherine's Creative Lrng (1.4 miles away)
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  • Boulder Temple Grandin School
    Special Program Emphasis
    6446 Jay Road
    Boulder , CO , 80301
    (303)554-7363
    Special Program Emphasis
    0.2  mi  |  22  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Boulder
    Boulder Country Day
    Special Program Emphasis
    4820 Nautilus Ct N
    Boulder , CO , 80301
    (303)527-4931
    Special Program Emphasis
    0.8  mi  |  326  students  |  Gr.  NS-8
  • Boulder
    Miss Catherine's Creative Lrng
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    6525 Gunpark Drive Suite 340
    Boulder , CO , 80301
    (303)530-1820
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.4  mi  |  92  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Boulder
    Rocky Mountain School For The Gifted and Creative
    Special Program Emphasis
    5490 Spine Road
    Boulder , CO , 80301
    (303)545-9230
    Special Program Emphasis
    1.7  mi  |  95  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Longmont Boulder Jewish Day School
    (Jewish)
    7415 Lookout Rd
    Longmont , CO , 80503
    (303)449-5569
    (Jewish)
    2.1  mi  |  51  students  |  Gr.  K-6

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