Knoxville Montessori School

  • Knoxville Montessori School provides a safe, exciting educational environment where our children develop the courage, self-confidence and skills to pursue their dreams.
  • Our Montessori experience fosters a strong, inclusive community that embraces structure, freedom, responsibility and a variety of learning styles.
  • Small classes with low student-teacher ratios, inspired Montessori-trained teachers, and classrooms designed with the child in mind, make KMS a true 'Children's House'.
  • Education at KMS is based on the principles developed by Maria Montessori and extended and refined by Montessori teachers in America and around the world.
  • At the heart of this approach is the belief that children will best reach their potential by having the freedom to learn in a classroom especially prepared for exploring under the careful guidance of a trained teacher.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5

Student Body

Total Students69 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
31%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade Knoxville Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • Knoxville Montessori School provides a safe, exciting educational environment where our children develop the courage, self-confidence and skills to pursue their dreams. Our Montessori experience fosters a strong, inclusive community that embraces structure, freedom, responsibility and a variety of learning styles. Small classes with low student-teacher ratios, inspired Montessori-trained teachers, and classrooms designed with the child in mind, make KMS a true 'Children's House'. Education at KMS is based on the principles developed by Maria Montessori and extended and refined by Montessori teachers in America and around the world. At the heart of this approach is the belief that children will best reach their potential by having the freedom to learn in a classroom especially prepared for exploring under the careful guidance of a trained teacher.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Knoxville
    Garden Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-8 | 171 students
    7.3 miles
    3225 Garden Dr
    Knoxville, TN 37918
    (865)688-6776
    7.3 PK-8
    171
  • Knoxville
    Grades: NS-5 | 84 students
    2.3 miles
    2023 Lake Ave
    Knoxville, TN 37916
    (865)522-0729
    2.3 NS-5
    84
  • Knoxville
    Giving Tree Montessori
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-K | 38 students
    3.4 miles
    7728 Nubbin Ridge Dr
    Knoxville, TN 37919
    (865)691-2661
    3.4 PK-K
    38
  • Knoxville
    Mead Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-3 | 35 students
    5.8 miles
    2647 Bafford Pl
    Knoxville, TN 37920
    (865)577-0760
    5.8 PK-3
    35
  • Knoxville
    West End Academy
    West End Academy Photo - Graduating class of 2007, 90% are in post secondary education
    (Christian)
    Grades: NS-12 | 90 students
    3.8 miles
    5311 Mckamey Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37921
    (865)690-1720
    3.8 NS-12
    90

School Reviews

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I have two sons. The oldest started at KMS when he was 2 and left at the end of 5th grade. My youngest is a third grader still at KMS. They have done wonderfully socially and academically. Now that my older son is in middle school, I can see what a great education he has received from KMS.
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