Montessori Academy-Glendale

The structure of montessori learning involves the useofawiderange of teaching materials with which thechildmayworkindividually.
At every step of his learning the apparatusisolatesaparticularproblem, tests the child's understanding,andcorrectshiserrors.
Since movement is an inherent factor inlearning,manyactivitiesengage the child's large and small muscles,hissensesand hismind.
Dr. Montessori recognized what psychologist JeanPaigethadsincerelated, that the only valid impulse to learningisthechild'sself-environment that set the behavioral exampleandoffersthe childstimulation thus disposing the child to learnbyteachinghimself,motivated by the excitement of the process,notthe endproduct northe teacher.

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School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association Montessori International (AMI)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded1986
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost NotesSame as regular Tuition

Student Body

Total Students95 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Montessori Academy-Glendale Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size24 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition is charged according to the program, and Day Care hours
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorAngela


Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBallet, Basketball, Bowling, Dance, Gymnastics, Martial ArtsBalletBasketball,
GymnasticsMartial Arts,

School Notes

  • The structure of montessori learning involves the useofawiderange of teaching materials with which thechildmayworkindividually. At every step of his learningtheapparatusisolatesa particular problem, tests thechild'sunderstanding, andcorrectshis errors. Since movement is aninherentfactor inlearning, manyactivities engage the child's largeandsmallmuscles, his sensesand his mind. Dr. Montessorirecognizedwhatpsychologist JeanPaiget had since related, that theonlyvalidimpulse to learningis the child's self-environment thatsetthebehavioral example andoffers the child stimulationthusdisposingthe child to learn byteaching himself, motivated bytheexcitementof the process, notthe end product nor theteacher.

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