Guidepost Montessori at Lake Norman

Welcome to Guidepost Montessori School, conveniently located in Huntersville! We are a unique, child-centered school offering infant, toddler, preschool, elementary, and middle school programs. We have English, Spanish Immersion, and Dual-Language programs available. Our Montessori approach is hands-on and engaging, cultivating independence, self-motivation, and a love for learning. Your child will blossom when engaged in child-directed learning within a knowledge-rich environment. Your child will also take advantage of the beautiful, new and well prepared classrooms and large, outdoor space. Now enrolling for infant through middle school!

Quick Stats (2021)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 79 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
2019
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
79 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
32%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade
Guidepost Montessori at Lake Norman Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition rates vary by program level (infant, toddler, children's house, elementary, and middle school).
% on Financial Aid
50%
Admissions Director
Ellie Martinez

School Notes

We are a Montessori school in Huntersville, NC serving children from 3 months to 14 years old.  We offer year-round programming and rolling admissions into our programs to meet the needs of your family.  We take a holistic approach to education: enabling social, emotional, and physical development alongside academic success.  To grow up well is to grow up to be increasingly independent, capable, confident, happy and secure. 
  • Offering Nido, Toddler, Children's House, Elementary, Middle School, and Spanish Immersion programs. 
  • All programs are open from 7am-6pm every day, providing before-school care and after-school care at no additional cost. 
  • Nido, Toddler and Children's House are available as 5-day or 3-day per week options, and full-day or half-day options are available.
  • Monthly tuition rates vary based on program and start date.
  • Please contact us if you are looking to waitlist or register to start immediately!
Profile last updated: 05/24/2021

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 79 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Mecklenburg County, NC is $13,999 for elementary schools and $13,194 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Mecklenburg County, NC is 82% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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