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
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
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
4%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade May 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
50%
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
4%
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,000
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorAbbie Kelly
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Anderson
    Grades: PK-12 | 236 students
    190.8 miles
    280 Sam McGee Road
    Anderson, SC 29621
    (864) 226-5344
    190.8 PK-12
    236
  • Charleston
    Grades: PK-6 | 141 students
    62.8 miles
    56 Leinbach Dr
    Charleston, SC 29407
    (843) 571-1140
    62.8 PK-6
    141
  • Florence
    Grades: PK-6 | 146 students
    149.3 miles
    510 W Palmetto St
    Florence, SC 29501
    (843) 629-2920
    149.3 PK-6
    146
  • Hilton Head Island
    Grades: PK-8 | 134 students
    8.4 miles
    9 Foxgrape Road
    Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
    (843) 785-2534
    8.4 PK-8
    134
  • Mount Pleasant
    Montessori Of Mt Pleasant
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 139 students
    69 miles
    208 Church St
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
    (843) 884-1117
    69 PK-K
    139

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The average private school tuition in South Carolina is $6,132 for elementary schools and $7,079 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in South Carolina is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).