Ahwatukee Foothills Montessori

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked AZ School
  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
  • Students: 51 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $1,125
  • Average class size: 36 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded
1995
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
51 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
88%
State avg.: 39%
Students by Grade
Ahwatukee Foothills Montessori Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
36 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
$1125.00/month for Full Day program (7:00 AM - 5:45 PM)

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Recreational Athletic Programs:
N*StepDance & JumpBunch

School Notes

  • Ahwatukee Foothills Montessori Center was established in 1995 on the belief that every child should be helped to reach their maximum potential and that every child has the right to be treated with love and respect in their school environment. Ahwatukee Foothills Montessori is a Montessori oriented family comprised of staff, students, parents and administrators working together to enhance each child's social, emotional, physical and academic qualities. Our program is designed for children 2 1/2 years of age through kindergarten. The children in Ahwatukee Foothills Montessori spend a good portion of their time during the day involved in both group and individual lessons using Montessori equipment. Additional lessons include Spanish, Art, Art Appreciation, Music and Physical Education.

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked AZ School
  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
  • Students: 51 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $1,125
  • Average class size: 36 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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