The Montessori School of Fort Smith

3908 Jenny Lind Ave
Fort Smith, AR 72903-0729
     Tel: (479)646-7225
        
   
Grades: NS - 6 | 92 students
Our mission at The Montessori School is to provide a developmental environment that addresses individual styles of learning and encourages imagination, compassion, and joy in discovery, contributing tangibly to each child's achievement of maximum potential in all areas of growth through a supportive, nurturing partnership with parents.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
International Montessori Council (IMC)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 6
Year Founded 1969

Student Body

Total Students 92 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 11%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade The Montessori School of Fort Smith Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 4%
Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Shoeless Environment)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Mar. 31 / Aug. 10 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,615
Tuition Notes Please visit our website for a full description of program tuition and fees.
% on Financial Aid 16%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,200
Admissions Director Dr. Dustin Dooly

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Gardening Club, Music, Spanish Art, Gardening Club, Music, Spanish,

School Notes:

Our mission at The Montessori School is to provide a developmental environment that addresses individual styles of learning and encourages imagination, compassion, and joy in discovery, contributing tangibly to each child's achievement of maximum potential in all areas of growth through a supportive, nurturing partnership with parents.

Profile last updated: 04/12/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Union Christian Academy (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Union Christian Academy (1.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Union Christian Academy (1.5 miles away)
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