Sun Grove Montessori School

5610 Oleander Avenue
Fort Pierce, FL 34982-0349
Tel: (772)464-5436
Grades: NS-8 | 135 students
Sun Grove Montessori School is completely committed to providing the Montessori philosophy of learning to this community.
The creation and continued success of Sun Grove Montessori School are due to the hard work and dedication of parents and the network of volunteers from the school's families and the community.
The school is a not-for-profit, tax-exempt, non-discriminatory educational facility.
“Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world” ~ Maria Montessori.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. International Montessori Council (IMC)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded 1978

Student Body

Total Students 135 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade Sun Grove Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 25 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Uniform not required)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,000
Tuition Notes Tuition rates vary depending on program level.
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Julie Munné
Admissions Associate Laurie Fryar

School Notes:

A Montessori experience can:

  • Inspire a love of learning
  • Nurture curiosity and creativity
  • Introduce children to friends with similar interests and values
  • Lay the foundation for all later learning
  • Provide a place where home and school can work together

Profile last updated: 07/16/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Bible Baptist Church & School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bible Baptist Church & School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Liberty Baptist Academy (1.8 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Pierce
    Grades: K-12 | 85 students
    1.7 miles
    4401 S 25th St
    Fort Pierce, FL 34981
  • Port Saint Lucie
    Grades: K-3 | 66 students
    1.8 miles
    6501 Saint James Dr
    Port Saint Lucie, FL 34983
  • Fort Pierce
    Grades: PK-12 | 459 students
    1.8 miles
    3660 W Midway Road
    Fort Pierce, FL 34981
  • Port Saint Lucie
    Grades: K | 198 students
    1.9 miles
    651 Ne Hammock Creek Trl
    Port Saint Lucie, FL 34983
  • Fort Pierce
    Grades: PK-12 | 70 students
    2 miles
    3607 Oleander Avenue
    Fort Pierce, FL 34982

School Reviews

Sun Grove Montessori School offers quality Montessori education for infants through Middle School students. This school offers your child a hands on learning environment with exceptional Montessori trained staff and teachers. You MUST tour the school for yourself -by far, the best education in South Florida's Treasure Coast!
- Posted by Parent, 02/28/12
If you are looking for a school where the emphasis is on the "whole" child then look no further. Sun Grove Montessori School has not only provided my daughter with important academic lessons, but life lessons that will serve her in the next part of her journey. We love the mixed age groups, the individualized attention and the nurturing of each individuals potential!
- Posted by Parent, 02/28/12
Sun Grove Montessori School is a special place where the children are honored as individuals. We love the emphasis on education as a preparation for "life".
- Posted by Parent, 02/28/12

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