Located in Brentwood, Tennessee, Montessori Academy is one of the largest Montessori schools in the nation, providing Montessori education for children ages 3 months through 8th grade.
Montessori Academy and our satellite school in Clarksville, Amare Montessori, are the only schools in Middle Tennessee with the prestigious recognition of meeting the rigorous accreditation standards of the American Montessori Society.
Montessori Academy also possesses accreditation through the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (AdvancED).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 281 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Montessori Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Tennessee for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded
1987
Summer School Offered
Yes
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in n/a

Student Body

Total Students
281 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
97%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade
Montessori Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Admissions Associate
Mrs. Cathi Prather

Sports

Total Sports Offered
3 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Spanish Club, Sports Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club, Chorus & Singers, Color Wheels, Keyboarding, Piano, Songwriting & Recording, Suzuki Violin

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Running Club, Soccer Shots

School Notes

  • Montessori Academy is the largest private, not-for-profit Montessori school in the Nashville/Brentwood area. It is the only Montessori school in the area accredited by the American Montessori Society and AdvancEd. It is a non-sectarian, independent, co-educational school, accepting students from age 3 months through the 8th grade. A strong partnering of teachers, parents, and students enables our students to achieve their maximum potential academically, physically, socially, and spiritually.

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 281 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Davidson County, TN is $13,837 for elementary schools and $14,772 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Davidson County, TN is 73% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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