Mission Montessori On The Desert

  • Mission Montessori Schools was granted a use permit by the City of Scottsdale and in December 2003, opened a second campus located at 11050 N. 96th Street.
  • The elementary has expanded it's program to include 4th, 5th and 6th grades.
  • The purpose of Mission Montessori School is to prepare and provide the most natural and life supporting environment for the child, observing the child and continually adapting the environment to support the fulfillment of the child's greatest potential—physically, intellectually, emotionally and spiritually.
  • To support the development of the whole child into a productive, peaceful, and creative member of the classroom, the family and local, as well as global community, through a curriculum based upon Maria Montessori's educational philosophy and child development theory, and with an environment designed to help the child increase intellectual abilities, develop personal autonomy, practice effective, positive communication skills.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students188 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade Mission Montessori On The Desert Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio38:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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