Alexander Montessori School

6050 Sw 57th Ave
Miami, FL 33143-0331
Tel: (305)665-6274
Grades: PK - 5 | 502 students
Alexander Montessori School offers its programs at four distinctive locations Preschool at the Red Road Campus across from the University of Miami; Toddler and Preschool at the Old Cutler Road Campus, designed from the ground up as a model of Dr. Montessori's vision of the Children's House environment; Toddler and Preschool at the Palmetto Bay Campus across from the Palmetto Bay Village Center; and Elementary at the six-acre Ludlam Road Campus.
Teachers at Alexander Montessori School have many options, but this is the place they have chosen to be.
Here they are able to fulfill their professional aspirations to teach and to help children in an orderly environment where the objective is education.
Here, teachers are not merely employees, but partners in an important mission.
Teaching in an Independent School is very special, and our Staff chooses to be here because it is professionally rewarding, and it is where they can see children prosper under their tutelage.
In order to prepare themselves to teach in a Montessori School, these Teachers are required to take rigorous training in an approved training course and then spend a long period of internship under the direction of an experienced Teacher.
Alexander Montessori School continues to be a partnership of innumerable people.
This is a place where personal and shared visions evolve, for the children, for the School, for the community, and for the future.
The School honors the contributions of the children, families, Faculty, and Staff who have helped make Alexander Montessori School such a unique institution.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
State or regional independent school association
National Independent Private Schools Association
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 5
Year Founded 1963

Student Body

Total Students 502 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 62%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade Alexander Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Associate Maria Kousourou

Sports

Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Ballet, Basketball, Cheering, Dance, Flag Football, Soccer, Swimming, TennisBalletBasketball,
CheeringDance,
Flag FootballSoccer,
SwimmingTennis,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Riviera Schools (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Princeton Preschool And Child Care Center (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Princeton Preschool And Child Care Center (0.6 miles away)
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  • South Miami
    Grades: PK-KG | 19 students
    0.6 miles
    5928 Sw 68th St
    South Miami, FL 33143
    (305)666-5575
    0.6PK-KG
    19
  • Miami
    L' Atelier
    Alternative School
    Grades: NS | 75 students
    0.8 miles
    5960 Sw 71st Street
    Miami, FL 33143
    (305)662-2326
    0.8NS
    75
  • Miami
    Grades: PK-12 | 885 students
    1 miles
    6800 Nervia Street/9775 SW 87 Ave.
    Miami, FL 33146
    (305)666-1856
    1PK-12
    885
  • Miami
    South Miami Learning Center
    Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 230 students
    1.1 miles
    7800 Sw 57th Ave Ste 228
    Miami, FL 33143
    (305)665-4999
    1.1PK
    230
  • Miami
    Grades: NS-K | 56 students
    1.4 miles
    6330 SW 40th Street
    Miami, FL 33155
    (305)661-6434
    1.4NS-K
    56

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