Montessori School Of Rome

165 Dodd Blvd Se
Rome, GA 30161-0301
Tel: (706)232-7744
Grades: K-7 | 159 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)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-7
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1980

Student Body

Total Students 159 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Montessori School Of Rome Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 21 students

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $5,500
Tuition Notes Tuition varies from lower school to upper school.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Shemi Kumar
Admissions Associate Renee Curry


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 Darlington School (1.7 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)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rome
    Grades: NS-8 | 209 students
    1.4 miles
    401 East 7th Street
    Rome, GA 30161
  • Rome
    Grades: PK-12 | 781 students
    1.7 miles
    1014 Cave Spring Rd Sw
    Rome, GA 30161
  • Mount Berry
    Grades: K-8 | 140 students
    2.8 miles
    Po Box 490247
    Mount Berry, GA 30149
  • Rome
    Grades: NS-12 | 365 students
    4.7 miles
    2960 New Calhoun Highway NE
    Rome, GA 30161
  • Cedartown
    Grades: K-9 | 30 students
    11.2 miles
    40 Lake Creek Rd
    Cedartown, GA 30125

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