Journey Montessori School

  • Journey School is a unique educational experience in Santa Fe, New Mexico for 3-14 year olds that combines an authentic AMI Montessori classroom with extensive outdoor education.

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School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded2013

Student Body

Total Students43 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Journey Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size12 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%

School Notes

  • Journey School offers a challenging and dynamic curriculum based on the philosophy of Dr. Maria Montessori which encourages cooperative learning as well as independent study.  In addition to the classroom curriculum, Journey School offers extensive time outdoors experimenting, exploring and examining the world in which we live. Our outdoor component is heavily influenced by the writings of Richard Louv and the Wilderness Awareness School. The arts are delicately woven into both the classroom studies and the outdoor exploration, creating an integrated whole.

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    (505)983-2803
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    Adventist Academy of Santa Fe Photo - Lower Grade Teacher, Miss Elisa Hernandez, having calendar time with the Kindergarten class.
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