Farmington Valley Academy Montessori

  • Our mission at The Farmington Valley Academy Montessori is to offer an excellent education characterized by intellectual rigor combined with personal warmth.
  • Dr. Maria Montessori's principles and the insights of other gifted educators form a broad foundation for the school`s philosophy and curriculum.
  • We seek to provide an optimal environment that will serve as a culture that encourages each student to develop to his or her fullest potential across a wide range of experiences.
  • We consider ourselves to have succeeded when we have fostered in each student a sense of respect for themselves and others, an inner expectation of personal responsibility, academic achievement that matches potential, and a love of learning.
  • The Farmington Valley Academy Montessori offers a highly developed, scholastic curriculum based on the use of didactic materials which inspire the imagination and ignite the learning process.
  • The Farmington Valley Academy Montessori is located in Avon, Connecticut and is a private educational center dedicated to providing a quality education with high academic standards in a warm loving environment We invite you to schedule a visit to our school.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded2004
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students117 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
27%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Farmington Valley Academy Montessori Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Comfortable clothing)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition is varied depending on age of student/class
% on Financial Aid
4%

Sports

Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBallet, Baseball, Basketball, Dance, Figure Skating, Ice Hockey, Indoor Soccer, Lacrosse, TennisBalletBaseball,
BasketballDance,
Figure SkatingIce Hockey,
Indoor SoccerLacrosse,
Tennis

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Art, Cello, Choir, Dance, Flute, Lego, Piano, Theatre/Drama, Violin, Voice, Yoga

School Notes

  • Joyful, passionate learning where challenges are fearless.
  • Critical and collaborative thinking, connecting new ideas with skills and knowledge.
  • Education that brings a lifetime of curiosity, confidence and accomplishment.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Hartford
    Grades: NS-9
    5.5 miles
    141 N Main St
    West Hartford, CT 06107
    (860)236-4565
    5.5 NS-9
    n/a
  • Enfield
    Enfield Montessori School
    Enfield Montessori School Photo
    Montessori School (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-8 | 172 students
    16.5 miles
    1325 Enfield St
    Enfield, CT 06082
    (860)745-5847
    16.5 NS-8
    172
  • Avon
    Grades: K-8 | 69 students
    1.7 miles
    324 Montevideo Rd
    Avon, CT 06001
    (860)677-0035
    1.7 K-8
    69
  • Berlin
    Grades: K-9 | 42 students
    12.2 miles
    166 Lincoln Street
    Berlin, CT 06037
    (860)223-6428
    12.2 K-9
    42
  • Bloomfield
    Grades: K-5 | 38 students
    7 miles
    1151 Blue Hills Avenue
    Bloomfield, CT 06002
    (860)243-6520
    7 K-5
    38

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