Heartwood Montessori School

  • Heartwood Montessori School, founded in 1991, is located at 112 Byrum Street in the heart of Cary, North Carolina, near the intersection of I-40/440 and US-1/64, serving Cary, Apex, Morrisville, and the greater Raleigh area.
  • Heartwood is committed to quality education for children ages 18 months to fifteen years.
  • Our school provides an extensive curriculum based on the Montessori Method and inclusive of State and National standards.

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School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-10
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs Supportedall differences respected
Year Founded1991
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students176 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 16%
Students by GradeHeartwood Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size20 students
Number of AP Courses10 courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,000
Tuition NotesSee website for details
Admissions DirectorSue Daniel
Admissions AssociateMary McKinney
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cary
    Grades: K-12 | 776 students
    1.6 miles
    1330 Old Apex Rd
    Cary, NC 27513
    (919)303-2560
    1.6 K-12
    776
  • Raleigh
    Grades: PK-12 | 1189 students
    11.1 miles
    7409 Falls Of Neuse Rd
    Raleigh, NC 27615
    (919)847-0900
    11.1 PK-12
    1189
  • Cary
    Grades: PK-5 | 140 students
    3.3 miles
    130 Towne Village Dr
    Cary, NC 27513
    (919)319-9622
    3.3 PK-5
    140
  • Raleigh
    Grades: PK-9 | 330 students
    9.3 miles
    7005 Lead Mine Road
    Raleigh, NC 27615
    (919)848-1545
    9.3 PK-9
    330
  • Raleigh
    Grades: K-12 | 880 students
    8.2 miles
    5500 Wake Academy Drive
    Raleigh, NC 27603
    (919)772-6264
    8.2 K-12
    880

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