Sun Grove Montessori School

5610 Oleander Avenue,
Fort Pierce, FL, 34982-0349
Tel: (772)464-5436
Sun Grove Montessori School is completely committed to providing the Montessori philosophy of learning to this community.
The creation and continued success of Sun Grove Montessori School are due to the hard work and dedication of parents and the network of volunteers from the school's families and the community.
The school is a not-for-profit, tax-exempt, non-discriminatory educational facility. “Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world” ~ Maria Montessori

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. International Montessori Council (IMC)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Year Founded 1978

Student Body

Total Students 122 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 26%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Sun Grove Montessori School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 25 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Uniform not required)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,000
Tuition Notes Tuition rates vary depending on program level.
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Deborah Bednarz

School Notes:

    A Montessori experience can:
    • Inspire a love of learning
    • Nurture curiosity and creativity
    • Introduce children to friends with similar interests and values
    • Lay the foundation for all later learning
    • Provide a place where home and school can work together

    Profile last updated: 08/23/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bible Baptist Church & School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Christ Family Fellowship Christian Academy (1.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Liberty Baptist Academy (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Port Saint Lucie Christ Family Fellowship Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    6501 Saint James Dr
    Port Saint Lucie , FL , 34983
    (772)878-1129
    (Christian)
    1.4  mi  |  66  students  |  Gr.  K-3
  • Fort Pierce Bible Baptist Church & School
    (Baptist)
    4401 S 25th St
    Fort Pierce , FL , 34981
    (772)461-6630
    (Baptist)
    1.8  mi  |  85  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Fort Pierce
    Liberty Baptist Academy
    (Baptist)
    3660 W Midway Road
    Fort Pierce , FL , 34981
    (772)461-2731
    (Baptist)
    1.8  mi  |  459  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Port Saint Lucie Woodlands Montessori School North
    Montessori School
    651 Ne Hammock Creek Trl
    Port Saint Lucie , FL , 34983
    (772)340-1160
    Montessori School
    1.9  mi  |  198  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Fort Pierce Faith Baptist School
    (Baptist)
    3607 Oleander Avenue
    Fort Pierce , FL , 34982
    (772)461-3607
    (Baptist)
    2  mi  |  203  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

School Reviews

  • Recommended February 28, 2012 - Sun Grove Montessori School offers quality Montessori education for infants through Middle School students. This school offers your child a hands on learning environment with exceptional Montessori trained staff and teachers. You MUST tour the school for yourself -by far, the best education in South Florida's Treasure Coast! - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended February 28, 2012 - If you are looking for a school where the emphasis is on the "whole" child then look no further. Sun Grove Montessori School has not only provided my daughter with important academic lessons, but life lessons that will serve her in the next part of her journey. We love the mixed age groups, the individualized attention and the nurturing of each individuals potential! - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended February 28, 2012 - Sun Grove Montessori School is a special place where the children are honored as individuals. We love the emphasis on education as a preparation for "life". - Posted by Parent

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