Lamplighter Montessori School

  • 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

Student Body

Total Students119 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
60%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade Lamplighter Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
45%
Average Class Size20 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition Notes from $4750 to $14750
% on Financial Aid
11%
Admissions DirectorSally Harville

Extracurriculars

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

Club or Organization:
Chess Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Kindermusik

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Soccer Shots

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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