Country Montessori School

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  • Country Montessori School is committed to maintaining its leadership in Montessori education.
  • Our mission as educators and parents is to foster independent, confident, academically prepared, and socially responsible citizens, who will be lifelong learners and problem solvers.
  • We will grow and evolve to meet the needs of our children, parents, and community.
  • As an extension of our founding philosophy, parents are strongly encouraged to be involved in the school's operation as active Board members and volunteers in those areas in which they have expertise.
  • Parents may assist in a variety of ways.  We believe your participation is vital to the success of your children's education.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-5
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1989

Student Body

Total Students152 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 43%
Students by GradeCountry Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size15 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$11,100
Tuition NotesSee website: Based on level
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorSheila Walker
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