Montessori School Of Rome

165 Dodd Blvd Se,
Rome, GA, 30161-0301
     Tel: (706)232-7744
Grades: K - 7 | 131 students
The Montessori School of Rome was founded in 1980 by Swarna Kumar.
It was established to bring to the children of Rome and the surrounding community the opportunity to learn following the Montessori Method of education, a method first pioneered by Maria Montessori in 1907.
The Montessori School of Rome serves students from 18 months through 8th grade, in a toddler program (18 months - 3 years), a primary program (3-6 years/kindergarten), a lower elementary program (1st - 3rd grade), and an upper elementary program (4th - 6th grade) and adolescent program (7th - 8th grade).
It is a private school emphasizing, as do all Montessori schools, peace and tolerance.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 7
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1980

Student Body

Total Students 131 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 18%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 10%
Average Class Size 21 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,500
Tuition Notes Tuition varies from lower school to upper school.
% on Financial Aid 1%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Shemi Kumar
Admissions Associate Renee Curry

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Golf Club ~ Spanish Club ~ Baseball ~ Basketball ~ Chess Club ~ Piano ~ Knitting & Crocheting Golf Club ~ Spanish Club ~ Baseball ~ Basketball ~ Chess Club ~ Piano ~ Knitting & Crocheting,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Unity Christian School (4.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Saint Mary's Catholic School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Saint Mary's Catholic School (1.4 miles away)
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  • RomeSaint Mary's Catholic School
      (Roman Catholic)
    401 East 7th Street
    RomeGA30161
    (706)234-4953
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.4 mi | 217 students | Gr. NS-8                      
  • Mount BerryBerry College Elementary School
    Po Box 490247
    Mount BerryGA30149
    (706)236-2242
    2.8 mi | 148 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • RomeUnity Christian School
      (Christian)
    2960 New Calhoun Highway NE
    RomeGA30161
    (706)292-0700
      (Christian)
    4.7 mi | 365 students | Gr. NS-12                      
  • RomeDarlington School
    1014 Cave Spring Rd Sw
    RomeGA30161
    (706)236-0410
    5 mi | 826 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • CedartownVineyard Harvester Christian Academy
      (Christian)
    40 Lake Creek Rd
    CedartownGA30125
    (770)748-9320
      (Christian)
    12.5 mi | 30 students | Gr. K-9                      

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