Altamonte Montessori School

  • The basic principle of the Altamonte Montessori School is that each child carries within himself the potential of the adult he will become.
  • In order to develop his physical, spiritual, and intellectual powers, the child must have freedom a freedom that is achieved through order and self-discipline.
  • In the Montessori environment, each child is allowed to move and talk at will, and to work alone or in groups, with the understanding that the feelings and rights of others must always be respected.
  • The overall aim, then, is to develop within the child a love of learning and a thirst for knowledge that will remain with him long after the regular school day or, indeed, the school years are over.
  • The mission of Altamonte Montessori School is to provide a quality education for children based on the philosophy and principles developed by Dr. Maria Montessori.
  • Education is a joyful, lifelong process based on a solid academic foundation.
  • Employing the philosophy and materials of Maria Montessori provides a unique alternative to traditional schools, both public and private.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Other special emphasis association(s)
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool

Student Body

Total Students21 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
45%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Altamonte Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Longwood
    One School Of The Arts
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    Special Program Emphasis (Assembly of God)
    Grades: PK-12 | 477 students
    3.4 miles
    1675 Dixon Road
    Longwood, FL 32779
    (407) 774-0168
    3.4 PK-12
    477
  • Altamonte Springs
    Grades: PK-8 | 609 students
    2.1 miles
    593 Jamestown Blvd
    Altamonte Springs, FL 32714
    (407) 774-2801
    2.1 PK-8
    609
  • Deland
    Casa Montessori
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-9 | 99 students
    25 miles
    217 N Stone St Ste B
    Deland, FL 32720
    (386) 734-5454
    25 PK-9
    99
  • Deland
    Children's House Montessori School
    Montessori School (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    Grades: PK-9 | 173 students
    25.9 miles
    509 E Pennsylvania Avenue
    Deland, FL 32724
    (954) 805-8717
    25.9 PK-9
    173
  • Deland
    St Peter Catholic School
    St Peter Catholic School Photo - We begin and end each day with Morning and afternoon Prayer
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 339 students
    24.9 miles
    421 W New York Avenue
    Deland, FL 32720
    (386) 822-6010
    24.9 PK-8
    339

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