Abintra Montessori School
5.00 (1 review)
- Located on 10 wooded acres in West Nashville, Abintra is an independent, nonsectarian Montessori school serving children age 2 1/2 through Grade 8.
- All classrooms integrate Spanish language instruction and the arts into the academic curriculum, offering individualized learning plans that promote curiosity, interests, and skills.
- Abintra's outdoor learning environment includes hiking trails, beehives, flower and vegetable gardens, an archery range, and a stone labyrinth.
|School Type||Montessori School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||All learning styles welcome|
|Total Students||138 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 18%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||20 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||7:1
National avg.: 13:1
|Average Class Size||20 students|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Feb. 10 / rolling|
|Tuition Notes||Tuition ranges from $13,155 in early childhood to $16,410 in middle school.|
|% on Financial Aid||
|Admissions Director||Laura Lloyd|
- Experienced, credentialed faculty foster students' independence, self-discipline, critical thinking, and respect for self and community.
- All classrooms serve children of multiple ages to enhance socilization, allow children to teach and learn from each other, and provide community and family spirit in the classroom.
- Elementary and middle-school students enjoy unique opportunities for off-campus instruction, travel, and internships.
- Abintra develops confident, self-motivated learners who creatively meet the challenges of life.
- School Location Miles Grades Students
BrentwoodGrades: NS-8 | 122 students
6021 Cloverland Dr
Brentwood, TN 37027
NashvilleGrades: PK-8 | 299 students
4210 Harding Pike
Nashville, TN 37205
NashvilleGrades: PK-K | 75 students
3404 Belmont Blvd
Nashville, TN 37215
NashvilleGrades: K-12 | 1054 students
2000 Edgehill Avenue
Nashville, TN 37212
NashvilleGrades: PK-12 | 756 students
4700 Franklin Pike
Nashville, TN 37220
This school is the perfect school for our children. My oldest is a high spirited boy who has always struggle to sit still; Montessori education has been the ideal solution to his need to investigate, play and experiment. Our daughter is also inquisitive and loves being outside, she too loves being at Abintra. If you want to foster thoughtful independence Abintra Montessori should be at the top of your list for your child's education. We initially enrolled as Early Childhood/Preschool and planned to transfer at kindergarten, but after learning more about Montessori education as compared to traditional schooling our plans have changed to continue through Middle School.
- Posted by Parent - tulli
July 20, 2017
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