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.: 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.

Profile last updated: 04/12/2014

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Annoor Academy Of Fort Smith (4.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harvest Time Academy (1.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Harvest Time Academy (1.5 miles away)
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  • Fort Smith
    Grades: PK-6 | 170 students
    1.5 miles
    3300 Briar Cliff Avenue
    Fort Smith, AR 72908
    (479)646-6003
    1.5PK-6
    170
  • Fort Smith
    Cavanaugh Childrens Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
    Grades: K | 72 students
    1.6 miles
    2825 Grinnell Ave
    Fort Smith, AR 72908
    (479)646-2085
    1.6K
    72
  • Fort Smith
    Grades: NS-6 | 281 students
    2.6 miles
    1918 S Greenwood Ave
    Fort Smith, AR 72901
    (479)782-0614
    2.6NS-6
    281
  • Fort Smith
    Grades: 7-9 | 261 students
    3.4 miles
    1205 S Albert Pike Ave
    Fort Smith, AR 72903
    (479)782-2451
    3.47-9
    261
  • Fort Smith
    Grades: K-7 | 363 students
    3.7 miles
    223 S 14th St
    Fort Smith, AR 72901
    (479)783-6798
    3.7K-7
    363

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