May River Montessori School

  • May River Montessori provides an outstanding education to 190 full-time students, from ages 2 to 12n(6th grade).
  • Though much of our success is due to the dedication of our caring teachers and staff, the longstanding tradition of family and community involvement has also been integral to cultivating a strong educational foundation.
  • We are proud to celebrate 30+ years of fostering the future of our children in South Carolina's Lowcountry.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-6
Year Founded1987
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$190

Student Body

Total Students171 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 14%
Students by GradeMay River Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size24 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,000
Tuition NotesTuition ranges from $5,000-$7,000
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorAbbie Kelly

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Anderson
    Grades: PK-12 | 196 students
    190.8 miles
    280 Sam McGee Road
    Anderson, SC 29621
    190.8 PK-12
  • Charleston
    Grades: PK-6 | 120 students
    62.8 miles
    56 Leinbach Dr
    Charleston, SC 29407
    62.8 PK-6
  • Florence
    Grades: PK-6 | 139 students
    149.3 miles
    510 W Palmetto St
    Florence, SC 29501
    149.3 PK-6
  • Hilton Head Island
    Grades: PK-8 | 134 students
    8.4 miles
    9 Foxgrape Road
    Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
    8.4 PK-8
  • Mauldin
    Grades: 1-5 | 56 students
    194.5 miles
    Po Box 743 205-b E Butler Rd
    Mauldin, SC 29662
    194.5 1-5

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The average private school tuition in South Carolina is $6,171 for elementary schools and $6,741 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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