Lamplighter Montessori School

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Lamplighter School is a community of children and adults (faculty and staff, families and board) experiencing life, learning together using Montessori methodology for academic achievement, and discovering and developing to the fullest the special talents of each individual.
Lamplighter School is accredited by the American Montessori Society, the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and the Commission on International and Trans-Regional Accreditation.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1967
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$225
Summer Program Cost NotesCan sign up for 1 week at a time.

Student Body

Total Students125 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
55%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade Lamplighter Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
55%
Average Class Size20 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineMar. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$12,000
Tuition Notes Ranges from $7,250 for part-time toddler to $15,210 for full time Middle School
% on Financial Aid
11%
Admissions DirectorSally Harville

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Art Club

Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Physical Fitness Club, Soccer Shots

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Physical Education

School Notes

  • Lamplighter School is a community of children and adults (faculty and staff, families and board) experiencing life, learning together using Montessori methodology for academic achievement. We believe education should be a joyous and engaging experience that inspires a lifelong love of learning. Lamplighter School is accredited by the American Montessori Society, the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and the Commission on International and Trans-Regional Accreditation.

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