Montessori School Of Rome

165 Dodd Blvd Se,
Rome, GA, 30161-0301
Tel: (706)232-7744
Grades: K - 7 | 210 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 Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 7
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1980

Student Body

Total Students 210 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 18%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Montessori School Of Rome Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
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 St. Mary School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Darlington School (5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Rome St. Mary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    401 E 7th St Se
    Rome , GA , 30161
    (706)234-4953
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.4  mi  |  340  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Mount Berry Berry College Elementary School
    (Nonsectarians)
    Po Box 490247
    Mount Berry , GA , 30149
    (706)236-2242
    (Nonsectarians)
    2.8  mi  |  153  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Rome Unity Christian School
    (Christian)
    2960 New Calhoun Highway NE
    Rome , GA , 30161
    (706)292-0700
    (Christian)
    4.7  mi  |  365  students  |  Gr.  NS-12
  • Rome
    Darlington School
    (Nonsectarians)
    1014 Cave Spring Rd Sw
    Rome , GA , 30161
    (706)236-0410
    (Nonsectarians)
    5  mi  |  826  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Cedartown Vineyard Harvester Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    40 Lake Creek Rd
    Cedartown , GA , 30125
    (770)748-9320
    (Christian)
    12.5  mi  |  30  students  |  Gr.  K-9

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