Apple School

  • Apple School's goal is to help children become independent, self-confident, inquisitive learners.
  • The most important goal of our early childhood curriculum is to help children become enthusiastic learners.
  • We provide stimulation for all areas of development: social, emotional, cognitive and physical.
  • We want each child to enjoy solving problems, express himself clearly, be creative, make good decisions, develop physical coordination, get along well with his peers, be self- confident, enjoy learning and love school.
  • The school employs a Music Teacher and a Creative Movement Teacher.
  • The school has two acres of playgrounds, which includes a school garden.
  • The children plant, tend, harvest and eat vegetables and fruits.
  • The school is part of a national program, "Taking Steps to Healthy Success" which promotes good nutrition and healthy exercise.
  • Apple School provides a Before/After School Program and Summer Program for grades K-5 for those children attending local public schools.
  • The summer program includes many field trips and visits to farms, museums, etc.
  • The goal of the summer program is to provide a rich variety of experiences and an oportunity to enrich social skill development.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten
Year Founded1982
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students80 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
13%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade Apple School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size12 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
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  • Columbia
    Grades: K-8 | 637 students
    5.2 miles
    817 Bernadette Dr
    Columbia, MO 65203
    (573)445-6516
    5.2 K-8
    637

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