Discovery Garden Montessori

The mission of Discovery Garden Montessori School is to prepare an outstanding Montessori environment that fosters collaboration, cooperation, and peace.
We want to provide experiences for each child to develop to his/her fullest potential academically, socially, and emotionally.
Through the dynamic parntnership of the child, parent, and teacher, a consistent Montessori framework for learning is created, offeringthe tools for a journey of lifelong learning.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students51 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade Discovery Garden Montessori Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Business casual)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,000
Tuition NotesTuition ranges from 6,200-8,075 Factors that determine cost is age of student and full-time status


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Little Spanish, Yoga

School Notes

  • Our goal:
  • - to instill a love of learning in every child.
  • - to assure a solid grounding int he basics of education that will help them achieve their potential.
  • - to nurture, inspire, and support each child's individual development with an enriched and welcoming community.
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    (816) 741-6940
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