Montessori Center Academy

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  • Montessori Centre Academy, Inc., a school nestled on 20 acres of private woodlands and accredited by the Middle States Association, is celebrating 50+ years of quality education.
  • Our staff has over a century of experience in education, and are committed to the learning principles of Montessori. For 50+ years, we have been educating children using the Montessori and current high education standards and current innovative curriculum to impact the child`s development. Every year we work, as all educators do, to refine and enhance the curriculum to meet the needs of the child and prepare them for the future.
  • Our delivery system is considered to be gifted, from Toddler to Pre-school to Elementary. This gifted curriculum allows a child to learn strategies for independent problem solving. The way the concepts overlap allows the child a depth of understanding and a produces a continuum of learning.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-6
Year Founded1967

Student Body

Total Students101 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Montessori Center Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesCall for Tuition Rates
Admissions DirectorYolanda Sweenie

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    3.6 miles
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    Pittsburgh, PA 15224
    (412) 441-5792
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    (724) 586-5200
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    14.9 miles
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    Cranberry Township, PA 16066
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
If you care about your child's curriculum and about fostering the love of learning, then this is a "fit." It is a small school run by an intelligent and insightful Principal. The students have accelerated lessons without stress. Learning comes first here.
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Academic standards are high. The teachers are caring and dedicated. Spanish classes start the 3rd year of pre-school. I have both my kids in school here and it's fantastic.
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