Northwoods Montessori School - Doraville

3340 Chestnut Drive
Atlanta, GA 30340-0300
     Tel: (770)457-7261
Grades: PK - 6 | 316 students
Founded in 1972, Northwoods Montessori School is a nonprofit educational organization with locations in Decatur, GA and Doraville, GA, both recognized by the Association Montessori Internationale (AMI).
Northwoods Montessori delivers educational programs that cater to children ages 1 – 12 and addresses the needs and abilities of each child throughout each stage of development.
Northwoods Montessori follows the Montessori approach, an educational structure that utilizes educational theory, psychology, philosophy, and instructional materials in conjunction with respect for individual student characteristics and understanding of developmental stages.
Northwoods Montessori provides an individually prepared environment that allows children to learn independently, with programs structured around each child’s needs and learning tendencies.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 6
Year Founded 1972

Student Body

Total Students 316 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 54%
State avg.: 25%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 31:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 40%

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,430
Tuition Notes Tuition varies from $7430 per year to $12940, depending upon age level served and number of hours at school.
Admissions Director Dianne Vots

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Yeshiva Atlanta High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sophia Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Sophia Academy (1 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AtlantaYeshiva Atlanta High School
      (Jewish)
    3130 Raymond Dr
    AtlantaGA 30340
    (770)451-5299
      (Jewish)
    0.2 mi | 109 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • AtlantaSophia Academy
    Special Education School  (Christian)
    2880 Dresden Drive
    AtlantaGA 30341
    (404)303-8722
    Special Education School  (Christian)
    1 mi | 143 students | Gr. NS-12                      
  • AtlantaOld Chamblee-Tucker KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    3520 Old Chamblee-Tucker Road
    AtlantaGA 30340
    (770)938-9828
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.7 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • AtlantaSt. Pius X Catholic High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    2674 Johnson Road NE
    AtlantaGA 30345
    (404)636-3023
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.9 mi | 1103 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • AtlantaHeart Of Hope Academy For Children With Special Needs
    Special Education School
    5130 Peachtree Industrial
    AtlantaGA 30341
    (770)458-3251
    Special Education School
    2.1 mi | 52 students | Gr. PK                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Attributes Which Make Military Schools Special
Attributes Which Make Military Schools Special
What are the attributes which make 21st century military schools so special? We find out in this article.
Don't Forget These Admissions Deadlines
Getting into a private school is a time-consuming process. We look at the various deadlines involved.
What to Research Before Choosing a Private School
When making an important decision that will impact the lives of your children, you need to have all the facts in place. We compiled a list of the most important factors to consider when choosing a final private school for your child.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Atlanta, GA is $11,275 for elementary schools and $15,635 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Atlanta, GA is 81% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).