Lone Oak Montessori School

10201 Democracy Boulevard
Potomac, MD 20854
Tel: (301)469-4888
  • Lone Oak, established in 1981 and accredited by the Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) and the Maryland State Board of Education, has a staff of highly-trained teachers with a Master's degree or equivalent in Montessori Education.
  • The school believes that the Montessori program with its individualized approach to education allows children to reach their full potential at every stage.
  • The non-competitive, multi-age classrooms encourage children to help younger students and to see what is next as they progress.
  • Based on this approach, children have the ability to do advanced work in both mathematics and language from an early age and with the concrete materials to understand the concepts fully.
  • The protected work period helps children develop concentration and independence while also encouraging a sense of community as children navigate different activities with different children throughout their day.
  • Your child can participate fully in learning as a joyful process. Come see for yourself!.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association Montessori Internationale (AMI)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded1981

Student Body

Total Students75 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by GradeLone Oak Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
30%
Average Class Size17 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$10,672
Tuition Notes$8,509 Half-day PreK; $10,672 Full-day PreK-K; $10,852 Elementary program (grades 1-6)

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Chinese Lessons, Violin and Cello

School Notes

  • Lone Oak Montessori School provides a stimulating and nurturing Montessori environment in which both intellectual and creative endeavors are cultivated. We are dedicated to providing challenging and enriching educational experiences. Each child is motivated to develop to his or her fullest potential academically, emotionally, and socially. We foster respect, responsibility, and intellectual curiosity. Our dedication to remaining true to the Montessori philosophy enables our students to become independent lifelong learners and contributing members of the larger community. Established in 1981
  • Co-educational day school
  • Approximately 80 students
  • Ages 2 to 12 years old
  • Primary and Elementary classroom teachers hold Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) diplomas
  • Spanish, music and art enrichment are offered at Primary and Elementary levels
  • Multi-age classrooms
  • 1 Toddler Class (2 - 3 years)3 Primary Classes (ages 3 - 6 years)1 Elementary Class (ages 6 - 12 years)
  • 2 Campuses
  • Democracy Campus10201 Democracy BoulevardPotomac, MD 20854
  • Old Georgetown Campus10100 Old Georgetown RoadBethesda, MD 20814
  • Classroom Composition
  • Primary 18:2Toddler 12:2Elementary 15:2Each class has one Montessori Teacher and
  • one assistant in addition to other support staff.
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