Montessori Educare Academy

Montessori Educare Academy is a private preschool and kindergarten. We are located in the foothills of Ahwatukee.
Our Montessori certified lead teachers are exceptional and work diligently to make each and every day exceptional.
Students are exposed to a traditional Montessori environment each day and excel in their academic progress.
In 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2012 Montessori Educare Academy was voted BEST PRESCHOOL in the Ahwatukee Foothills News.

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School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students50 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Montessori Educare Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size15 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,250
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorKaren Hyatt

School Notes

  • Low student: teacher ratios
  • Certified Montessori Teachers
  • Nurturing environment
  • Large outdoor environment
  • 30% more square footage per child
  • Spanish Instruction
  • Music Instructruction
  • Extracurricular Activities
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The average private school tuition in Phoenix, AZ is $8,183 for elementary schools and $14,229 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Phoenix, AZ is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).