Hayfield Montessori School

  • Hayfield Montessori School promotes learning for life by allowing children to joyfully progress at their own pace.
  • The Montessori Method acknowledges each child's distinct gifts and needs.
  • A peaceful child knows how to live and work and cooperate in harmony with others.
  • Montessori is a very individualized approach to learning.  Most lessons are given one-on-one, and this enables each child to progress at his/her own pace and level of ability.
  • Montessori materials incorporate the child's senses in the learning process.
  • Materials in the classroom are for manipulating as we believe a child learns by doing.
  • There is a direct hand to brain connection in the young child that is nurtured in a Montessori environment.
  • Many Montessori materials also incorporate a control of error which enables students to correct their own mistakes without adult intervention.

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School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Year Founded1967

Student Body

Total Students54 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 8%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size20 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
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Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$9,500
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%

School Notes

  • Hayfield Montessori School promotes learning for life by allowing children to joyfully progress at their own pace. The Montessori Method acknowledges each child's distinct gifts and needs. A peaceful child knows how to live and work and cooperate in harmony with others. Montessori is a very individualized approach to learning. Most lessons are given one-on-one, and this enables each child to progress at his/her own pace and level of ability. Montessori materials incorporate the child's senses in the learning process. Materials in the classroom are for manipulating as we believe a child learns by doing. There is a direct hand to brain connection in the young child that is nurtured in a Montessori environment. Many Montessori materials also incorporate a control of error which enables students to correct their own mistakes without adult intervention.

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The average private school tuition in Louisville, KY is $8,013 for elementary schools and $11,156 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Louisville, KY is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).