Marietta Johnson School Of Organic Education

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Marietta Johnson School Of Organic Education Photo #1 - An "organic education" is one that honors the whole child. Through hands-on activities, small class size, and enquiry based learning, teachers guide students to find answers to their questions.
Marietta Johnson School Of Org assumes that children will naturally learn exactly what they need to know, if they are taught in an environment without pressure or regimentation.
Our curriculum offers the standard academic studies along with a balance of self-prompted activity and formal work under teacher direction. Naturally, children want and need external discipline, but when the ultimate goal in progressive education is self-discipline, the children learn how to think for themselves.
With this comes the ability to develop a basic understanding and love of learning that lasts a lifetime.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked AL School
  • School Type: Alternative School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 16 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,000
  • Average class size: 6 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Marietta Johnson School Of Organic Education ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Alabama for:

Category
Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded
1907

Student Body

Total Students
16 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade
Marietta Johnson School Of Organic Education Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size
6 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
none

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Second and third child discounts available. Scholarships granted each July.
% on Financial Aid
10%
Admissions Director
Susan Roy

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Arts and Music Programs:
Art Class, Music Lessons, Pottery, Spanish Class, Woodshop, Yoga

School Notes

  • Marietta Johnson School Of Org assumes that children will naturally learn exactly what they need to know, if they are taught in an environment without pressure or regimentation.
  • Our curriculum offers the standard academic studies along with a balance of self-prompted activity and formal work under teacher direction. Naturally, children want and need external discipline, but when the ultimate goal in progressive education is self-discipline, the children learn how to think for themselves.
  • With this comes the ability to develop a basic understanding and love of learning what lasts a lifetime.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Marietta Johnson School Of Organic Education cost?
Marietta Johnson School Of Organic Education's tuition is approximately $4,000 for private students.
What is Marietta Johnson School Of Organic Education's ranking?
Marietta Johnson School Of Organic Education ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Alabama for: Least expensive tuition and Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for Marietta Johnson School Of Organic Education?
The application deadline for Marietta Johnson School Of Organic Education is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked AL School
  • School Type: Alternative School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 16 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,000
  • Average class size: 6 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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