Belle Meade Montessori School

Grounded in the ideals of sustainable living, Belle Meade strives to create an atmosphere where students can discover their passions, express their creativity, develop responsibility, forge meaningful relationships, and learn to be contributing members of a community.
We provide a high-caliber curriculum, experienced dedicated teachers, problem solving opportunities, and a cheerful, friendly, and nurturing environment for students in prek-12.
We are accredited by the Virginia Independent School Association (VISA).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked VA School
  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 34 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $15,000
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 6 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Belle Meade Montessori School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Year Founded
2006

Student Body

Total Students
34 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
4%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade
Belle Meade Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size
6 students
Number of AP Courses
3 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP History, AP Mathematics, AP Sciences
Average SAT score
1250
Average ACT score
30
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition is between $6,000 and $15,000, depending on grade level.
% on Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$6,000
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Jam8 Davis

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Arts and Music Programs:
Rock Band, Theatre Performance

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Equestrian Club

School Notes

  • All applicants will be considered.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Belle Meade Montessori School cost?
Belle Meade Montessori School's tuition is approximately $15,000 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of Belle Meade Montessori School?
The acceptance rate of Belle Meade Montessori School is 90%, which is higher than the national average of 83%.
What sports does Belle Meade Montessori School offer?
Belle Meade Montessori School offers 8 interscholastic sports: Archery, Basketball, Equestrian, Freestyle Skiing, Intramural Sports Only, Kayaking, Snowboarding and Swimming.
What is Belle Meade Montessori School's ranking?
Belle Meade Montessori School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Virginia for: Highest average ACT score and Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees.
When is the application deadline for Belle Meade Montessori School?
The application deadline for Belle Meade Montessori School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked VA School
  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 34 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $15,000
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 6 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Virginia is $13,786 for elementary schools and $18,024 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Virginia is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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