Blue Ridge Montessori School

We are a unique Montessori Preschool that has served the North Asheville area for 10 years.
Our ages range from 2 - 6 years for boys and girls.
Our goal is to serve the community with Quality Childcare and learning experiences for the students. Our teachers are gentle, and caring which adds to our beautiful setting.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool
Year Founded
1999
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
20 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
99%
Average Class Size
15 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition varies depending on number of days student attend and whether half or full day.
% on Financial Aid
10%
Admissions Director
Gayle Rayfield

School Notes

  • We are a fully accredited Traditional Montessori School. We serve ages 2 - 6 with an average of 15-20 students per year. Ms. Gayle is the Principal who is trained in Early Childhood Montessori Education and holds a Masters Degree from The College of Notre Dame in Belmont, California.
  • Our school is located in North Asheville off Merrimon and Beaverdam Roads. We accept applications on an ongoing basis and enroll as opening are available.
  • Please visit our website or call for additional information or to set up an appointment to visit our unique facility.

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The average private school tuition in Asheville, NC is $12,748 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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