Decatur Montessori

Decatur Montessori School was founded in 1993 and has been an important part of the community since then.
Children are the center of our universe.  They are the engines that drive our school toward excellence.
We work with staff and parents to provide our children with the best possible education that will give them a better opportunity in this ever-competitive world.
Decatur Montessori School is dedicated to providing children 6 weeks to 6+ years old with an environment in which they can develop their human potential to the highest degree.
With love and respect, we assist children in growing into happy and well-balanced adults.

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School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association Montessori International (AMI)
Other Montessori association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten
Year Founded1993

Student Body

Total Students63 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Decatur Montessori Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$1,042
Tuition NotesTuition depends on classroom and schedule
Admissions DirectorAnne Sorenson
Admissions AssociateAmitabh Sharma


Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsSoccer, SwimmingSoccerSwimming,

School Notes

  • *************Fostering Inspired Learning***************** 
  • *AMI certified Montessori School since 1993
  • * Serving 6 weeks to 6 years (infants, Toddlers, Primary)
  • *Full day, All Year-round Montessori program including summer
  • *Early care from 7 a.m. ;  After care until 6 p.m.
  • * Individualized attention in a small close-knit community
  • *Enrichment programs -Music, Art, Yoga, Spanish, Soccer, etc. 
  • ***********Your child`s pathway to enriched education*************
  • Decatur Montessori School1429 Church St, Decatur, GA 30030
  •, 404-370-0620
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