Charlotte Mason Community School

1419 West Warren Avenue
Detroit, MI 48208
Tel: (313)338-3481
  • Charlotte Mason believed that education is a science of relationships: relationships to God, to man (including ourselves) and to the world.
  • The curriculum offered at CMCS (Formerly Ambleside Community School) encourages children to develop relationships with the world around them through numerous hands-on experiences.
  • Ms. Mason's methods call for using great literature as a means of putting children in touch with great minds and fine and performing arts to cultivate creativity and an appreciation for the diversity of artistic contribution in the world.
  • Outdoor play and nature study are part of the curriculum, both of which have been proven to enhance educational success.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded 2002

Student Body

Total Students 55 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
63%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Charlotte Mason Community School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Jeans are allowed. No shirts with writing.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,900
Tuition Notes Tuition adjustment based on financial need.
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%

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The average private school tuition in Wayne County, MI is $5,199 for elementary schools and $9,457 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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