Country Day For Children

  • Country Day For Children serves the educational needs of families of Palm Bay, West Melbourne and South Melbourne.
  • Our classes are provided for children ages 2.5 through 5 years old in Montessori preschool and kindergarten.
  • Country Day For Children is AMS affiliated and accredited by NIPSA and SACS. At Country Day For Children we have a dedicated Montessori trained staff with an understanding of early childhood development.
  • It is our mission to provide a motivating secure and harmonious environment for the children.
  • We treat each child individually with respect and stimulate them to learn based on the philosophy of Dr. Maria Montessori.
  • We believe that each child is different and so is their process of learning. Children are exposed to a variety of cultural experiences, which allows each child to learn about the world around them.

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School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.State or regional independent school association
National Independent Private Schools Association
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students35 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
63%
State avg.: 41%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size10 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesVaries on type of program selected.
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%

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