Grades: PK-8 | 219 students
Tuskawilla Montessori Academy is a Montessori school, committed to the Montessori ideals that have stood the test of time.
But we are also ready to meet the challenges and new technology of the future.
Tuskawilla/Twin Rivers Montessori Academy, guided by the educational philosophy of Dr. Maria Montessori, is committed to providing an enriching and challenging environment where each child is encouraged to develop to his or her fullest potential academically, socially, and emotionally.
|School Type||Montessori School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||American Montessori Society (AMS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Association of Independent Schools of Florida
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Total Students||219 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 35%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||17 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1
National avg.: 13:1
|Matriculation DataMatric. Data||Link to Matriculation Data|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal
(Grades 1st-8th: Khaki shorts, solid color Polo Shirt ( Logo Shirts available for purchase) )
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Admissions Director||Lois Phillips|
|Total Sports Offered||5 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Flag Football, Gymnastics, Soccer, SwimmingBasketball, Flag Football,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||5 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Choir, Gym Buddies, Martial Arts, Piano Classes, Star Kids! Young Theatre Group Choir, Gym Buddies, Martial Arts, Piano Classes, Star Kids! Young Theatre Group,
- TMA opened its doors in January 1986 with the Tuskawilla Preschool. In 1987, the elementary building opened and has since grown to become additional preschool classrooms. In 1990, Twin Rivers Montessori opened to meet the growing interest in that area. In January of 1995, the second elementary building including a swimming pool, tennis and basketball courts, were completed and now contain two elementary classrooms. In the fall of 2000, the fourth building opened, housing upper elementary students, computer lab, fully-operational library, kitchen, art, and band rooms. In our 2007-08 school year, the Upper Elementary rooms were renovated and a Gymnasium was completed. The gym also has an attached classroom wing, which houses our middle school program and students. Our top priority has always been to provide and environment where children can experience the joy of learning in order to prepare themselves for the future. We have adapted the traditional Montessori philosophy and theory to a modernized, digital age; providing all of our students with state-of-the-art computer and digital technologies, and incorporating a computer-based curriculum throughout our program.
Profile last updated: 06/28/2015
Nearby Private Schools:
- School Location Miles Grades Students
Winter SpringsGrades: K-12 | 54 students
1010 SPRING VILLAS PT
Winter Springs, FL 32708
Winter SpringsGrades: NS-PK
1024 Spring Villas Point
Winter Springs, FL 32708
CasselberryGrades: 1-12 | 38 students
3955 Red Bug Lake Rd
Casselberry, FL 32707
OviedoGrades: PK-NS | 176 students
3600 W State Road 426
Oviedo, FL 32765
Winter ParkGrades: 6-12 | 867 students
5700 Trinity Prep Lane
Winter Park, FL 32792
Rental Market Monitor
November 24, 2015
Many parents search for an answer to the question "How do I provide the kind of religious education I want for my child?" Religious education is a very personal, subjective matter. We explore some of your options.
November 19, 2015
Myths, urban legends and just plain misinformation abound concerning private schools. We shed some light on the facts you may not have known.
October 04, 2015
This A-Z list is designed to make you aware of the many things involved in choosing the right school for your child.