Springmont

5750 Long Island Drive,
Atlanta, GA, 30327-0303
     Tel: (404)252-3910
Grades: NS - 8 | 185 students
At Springmont, lessons are experienced, not just taught.
Springmont’s progressive approach balances individualized learning with challenge and expectation.
Our engaging environment equips students with the communication, collaboration and leadership skills needed to be effective in the future.
Celebrating 50 years this year, Springmont is the oldest Montessori school in the Southeast.
Located on seven acres in Sandy Springs, Ga., the school is accredited by SAIS and SACS and serves children ages 1½ to 14.
Springmont provides students with a foundation for learning that supports problem solving, develops collaborative skills, grows self-awareness and ignites imaginations.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association Montessori International (AMI)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Atlanta Association of Independent Schools (AAAIS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Southern Association of Independent Schools
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Year Founded 1963

Student Body

Total Students 185 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Springmont Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 60%
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Cost listed is average of range
Admissions Associate Ernestine Morgan

School Notes:

  • Internationally diverse student and faculty population
  • state of the art playground
  • soccer field and track
  • New elementary building and media center
  • 86 acre rural campus in Northwest Georgia for retreats and nature studies

Profile last updated: 10/21/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pierian Springs (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pierian Springs (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Epstein School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AtlantaPierian Springs
    227 Sandy Springs Place, Suite 422
    AtlantaGA30328
    (404)943-0827
    0.9 mi | 78 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • AtlantaHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award The Epstein School
      (Jewish)
    335 Colewood Way
    AtlantaGA30328
    (404)250-5600
      (Jewish)
    1.3 mi | 510 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • AtlantaHoly Innocents' Episcopal School
      (Episcopal)
    805 Mount Vernon Hwy, NW
    AtlantaGA30327
    (404)255-4026
      (Episcopal)
    1.3 mi | 1254 students | Gr. NS-12                      
  • AtlantaMt. Vernon Presbyterian School
      (Presbyterian)
    510 Mount Vernon Highway NE
    AtlantaGA30328
    (404)252-3448
      (Presbyterian)
    1.5 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • AtlantaThe Schenck School
    Special Education School
    282 Mount Paran Rd Nw
    AtlantaGA30327
    (404)252-2591
    Special Education School
    1.5 mi | 233 students | Gr. KG-6                      

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