The Montessori School of Fort Smith

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.: 16%
Students by Grade The Montessori School of Fort Smith Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
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.
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