Montessori School Downtown

At Montessori School Downtown, we provide the kind of quality child care and creative learning environment for which you have been searching.
Early childhood education takes on new meaning when the child's natural curiosity is encouraged and rewarded.
Attending our school is a "positive" growth experience for all children.
Our active, self-directed educational process fosters the utmost in creative thinking.
We empower the children via a unique balance of freedom and responsibility, both in and out of the classroom.
These early academic success experiences create a joy of learning that lasts a lifetime.
Each child is thoroughly evaluated and personally guided through a self-paced curriculum.
This accounts for individual differences and enables the children to progress at their own speed.
Rich curricula are planned for all ages. Language development, strong vocabulary, and enhanced general knowledge are emphasized at all levels.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4

Student Body

Total Students138 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade Montessori School Downtown Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio28:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to Montessori School Downtown is Episcopal High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Joy School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Montessori Country Day School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Houston
    Grades: PK-K | 41 students
    0.4 miles
    5117 Labranch
    Houston, TX 77004
    (713) 520-0738
    0.4 PK-K
  • Houston
    The Joy School
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-8 | 142 students
    0.6 miles
    1 Chelsea Blvd
    Houston, TX 77006
    (713) 523-0660
    0.6 K-8
  • Houston
    Precious Jewels Alpha Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: K-1 | 15 students
    0.6 miles
    5515 La Branch
    Houston, TX 77004
    (713) 529-4651
    0.6 K-1
  • Houston
    Presbyterian School
    Presbyterian School Photo - Middle School students participate in the School's BYOiPad program. Each student has his/her own iPad to complete class work and assignments. Other digital resources for learning include laptops, Smart Boards, and Apple TV.
    Grades: PK-8 | 686 students
    0.6 miles
    40 Oakdale Street
    Houston, TX 77006
    (713) 520-0284
    0.6 PK-8
  • Houston
    St. Paul's School
    Alternative School (Methodist)
    Grades: PK-K | 284 students
    0.6 miles
    5501 Main St
    Houston, TX 77004
    (713) 528-6779
    0.6 PK-K

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