University Montessori School

Tel: (504)865-1659
Grades: PK-K | 56 students
  • University Montessori School exist to serve effectively a broad spectrum of preschool children, ages two years through kindergarten.
  • We are dedicated to the Montessori philosophy and method of education.
  • Our purpose is to help develop the full potential inside each child.
  • We want each child to acquire the skills necessary to become a competent and capable student.
  • Our goal is to provide each child with a positive and productive experience in preschool.
  • Through the use of the materials in the classroom and the careful guidance of the Montessori teacher, the child has a successful classroom experience.
  • One success builds upon another thus increasing self-esteem and self-confidence. Through individual and group activities and class routine, the child experiences decision making, concern for his or her and other's rights, independent thinking, and personal responsibility. All of this leads the child to feel he or she is an active and important part of his or her class and his or her own unique learning experience.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded 1978

Student Body

Total Students 56 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade University Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Eva Moran

School Notes

  • University Montessori School exist to serve effectively a broad spectrum of preschool children, ages two years through kindergarten. We are dedicated to the Montessori philosophy and method of education. Our purpose is to help develop the full potential inside each child. We want each child to acquire the skills necessary to become a competent and capable student. Our goal is to provide each child with a positive and productive experience in preschool. Through the use of the materials in the classroom and the careful guidance of the Montessori teacher, the child has a successful classroom experience. One success builds upon another thus increasing self-esteem and self-confidence. Through individual and group activities and class routine, the child experiences decision making, concern for his or her and other's rights, independent thinking, and personal responsibility. All of this leads the child to feel he or she is an active and important part of his or her class and his or her own unique learning experience.

Profile last updated: 05/02/2016

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