Montessori Academy

  • Montessori Academy began in 1980 as a single classroom housed in the Spartanburg YMCA. Montessori Academy maintains and fosters an authentic Montessori education for all children.
  • The school is designated as an intern site in which other teachers can observe our classrooms as part of their training.
  • Student teachers can complete their training under the supervision of our Montessori teachers.
  • The school is certified by Montessori Educational Programs International and accredited by the Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Montessori Educational Programs International (MEPI)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia
Year Founded1980
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students122 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade Montessori Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size10 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition depends on the age of the child and the dismissal time.
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorCheri B. Bobo

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Science Club

School Notes

  • Montessori Academy began in 1980 as a single classroom housed in the Spartanburg YMCA. Montessori Academy maintains and fosters an authentic Montessori education for all children.
  • The school is designated as an intern site in which other teachers can observe our classrooms as part of their training.
  • Student teachers can complete their training under the supervision of our Montessori teachers.
  • The school is certified by Montessori Educational Programs International and accredited by the Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Spartanburg
    Grades: PK-12 | 448 students
    3.3 miles
    1701 Skylyn Drive
    Spartanburg, SC 29307
    (864) 582-7539
    3.3 PK-12
    448
  • Spartanburg
    Grades: NS-8 | 108 students
    0.8 miles
    152 Alabama Street
    Spartanburg, SC 29302
    (864) 582-6645
    0.8 NS-8
    108
  • Enoree
    Grades: PK-12 | 64 students
    21.1 miles
    23994 Highway 221 N
    Enoree, SC 29335
    (864) 682-3422
    21.1 PK-12
    64
  • Greenville
    Grades: NS-5 | 102 students
    22.8 miles
    212 Roper Mountain Rd Extension
    Greenville, SC 29615
    (864) 385-6020
    22.8 NS-5
    102
  • Greenville
    Grades: K-9 | 87 students
    20.7 miles
    2131 Woodruff Rd Ste 2100
    Greenville, SC 29607
    (864) 676-0028
    20.7 K-9
    87

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