Gateway Montessori School

  • We are Boulder County's premier Montessori nonprofit private school specializing in early childhood education.
  • Residing in Longmont, CO for over thirty years, we have set the standard for providing the highest quality Montessori experience.
  • Our unwavering integrity and commitment to classic Montessori principles has set us apart from other preschool/kindergarten programs.
  • Gateway Montessori School is licensed by the State of Colorado and is a member of the AMS, (American Montessori Society), CMA, (Colorado Montessori Association), and NAMTA, (North American Montessori Teachers Association).
  • We have also earned the Healthy Eating, Active Living designation from Boulder County Health Department and the Eco-Healthy Child Care designation from Children's Environmental Health Network.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs Supportedcase by case basis
Year Founded1982
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students36 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
17%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Gateway Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
33%
Average Class Size36 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

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  • Longmont
    Messiah Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-5 | 58 students
    0.6 miles
    1335 Francis St
    Longmont, CO 80501
    (303)776-3466
    0.6 PK-5
    58
  • Longmont
    Grades: PK-12 | 292 students
    0.8 miles
    550 Coffman St
    Longmont, CO 80501
    (303)776-3254
    0.8 PK-12
    292
  • Longmont
    Crossroads School
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    Alternative School (Christian)
    Grades: 6-12 | 42 students
    0.9 miles
    833 15th Ave.
    Longmont, CO 80501
    (303)709-9881
    0.9 6-12
    42
  • Longmont
    Grades: 1-12 | 129 students
    0.9 miles
    833 15th Ave
    Longmont, CO 80501
    (303)776-5677
    0.9 1-12
    129
  • Longmont
    Hopewell Baptist Academy
    Alternative School (Baptist)
    Grades: K-11 | 13 students
    0.9 miles
    1146 Kimbark St
    Longmont, CO 80504
    (303)651-1325
    0.9 K-11
    13

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