Country Day For Children

1281 S Wickham Road,
Melbourne, FL, 32904-0329
     Tel: (321)951-8005
Grades: NS - PK | 52 students
Country Day For Children serves the educational needs of families of Palm Bay, West Melbourne and South Melbourne.
Our classes are provided for children ages 18 months through 6 years old in Montessori preschool and kindergarten.
Country Day For Children is AMS affiliated and accredited by the Florida Kindergarten Council and a member of the Private School Association.
At Country Day For Children we have a dedicated Montessori trained staff with an understanding of child development.
It is our mission to provide a motivating secure and harmonious environment for the children.
We treat each child individually with respect and we stimulate them to learn based on the philosophy of Dr.
Maria Montessori.
We believe that each child is different and so is their process of learning.
Children are exposed to a variety of cultural experiences, which allows each child to learn about the world around them.

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
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 52 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 63%
State avg.: 32%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is West Melbourne Christian Academy (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lighthouse Christian Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Calvary Chapel Academy (1.7 miles away)
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  • MelbourneLighthouse Christian Academy
      (Pentecostal)
    2350 W New Haven Ave
    MelbourneFL32904
    (321)733-1030
      (Pentecostal)
    0.9 mi | 14 students | Gr. 2-9                      
  • MelbourneWest Melbourne Christian Academy
    Special Program Emphasis  (Church of God)
    3150 Milwaukee Avenue
    MelbourneFL32904
    (321)725-3743
    Special Program Emphasis  (Church of God)
    1.2 mi | 131 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • MelbourneNew Covenant Christian School
      (Christian)
    1990 West New Haven Ave, Suite 306
    MelbourneFL32904
    (321)724-9603
      (Christian)
    1.3 mi | n/a students | Gr. K-12                      
  • MelbourneNew Hope Lutheran Academy
      (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    870 Hollywood Blvd
    MelbourneFL32904
    (321)768-1500
      (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    1.5 mi | 41 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • MelbourneCalvary Chapel Academy
      (Christian)
    2955 Minton Road
    MelbourneFL32904
    (321)729-9922
      (Christian)
    1.7 mi | 440 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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