Lake Murray Montessori School

  • Lake Murray Montessori School is a community of children, teachers, and parents who have come together to provide education for life.
  • Our goal is to ensure that every child at Lake Murray Montessori School is nurtured emotionally, academically, socially and physically.
  • We believe that all children are gifted. Our job is to nourish and channel their natural love of learning and facilitate their development as whole, unique individuals who respect and value themselves and others.
  • We at Lake Murray view education not merely as the passing on of knowledge rather as an aid to life.

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School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4

Student Body

Total Students87 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 14%
Students by GradeLake Murray Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Columbia
    Grades: PK-K | 34 students
    12.5 miles
    1220 Woodrow St
    Columbia, SC 29205
    12.5 PK-K
  • Columbia
    Harmony School
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    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-5 | 63 students
    13.9 miles
    3737 Covenant Rd
    Columbia, SC 29204
    13.9 PK-5
  • Columbia
    Grades: PK-12 | 12 students
    10.8 miles
    PO Box 711
    Columbia, SC 29202
    10.8 PK-12
  • Columbia
    Grades: PK | 147 students
    8.3 miles
    1101 Balsam Rd
    Columbia, SC 29210
    8.3 PK
  • Columbia
    Grades: NS-6 | 120 students
    12.7 miles
    411 South Maple Street
    Columbia, SC 29205
    12.7 NS-6

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
My son studied there. So happy he was there, he learnt and had so many good memories. Great team, if I`d have more kids can`t hesitate to enroll them.
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We love Lake Murray Montessori School. My child is learning and he is happy. The teachers are very friendly. The director is educated and is very professional.
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The average private school tuition in South Carolina is $6,132 for elementary schools and $6,699 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in South Carolina is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).