Montessori School Of Alexandria

  • Montessori School of Alexandria is to provide an early education program in which the foundation for a lifetime of creative learning is developed effectively and efficiently in the child.
  • More specifically, MSA strives to develop within the school a learning environment which surrounds the child with maximum motivation and opportunities to learn and achieve in directions consistent with his or her individual level of maturation.
  • Montessori education, MSA was the first Montessori school to offer an extended day care program, making the school availible to children of two-career families and single parents who were able to look at MSA as a second "home away from home" for their children.
  • Montessori elementary program helps build a strong mind, as well as good character, responsibility, and respect toward others, while instilling in the child the joy and freedom of learning.
  • The learning process stimulates the child's mind and creates order within it.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Year Founded1971

Student Body

Total Students79 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
58%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Montessori School Of Alexandria Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio26:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • Montessori School of Alexandria is to provide an early education program in which the foundation for a lifetime of creative learning is developed effectively and efficiently in the child. More specifically, MSA strives to develop within the school a learning environment which surrounds the child with maximum motivation and opportunities to learn and achieve in directions consistent with his or her individual level of maturation. Montessori education, MSA was the first Montessori school to offer an extended day care program, making the school availible to children of two-career families and single parents who were able to look at MSA as a second "home away from home" for their children. Montessori elementary program helps build a strong mind, as well as good character, responsibility, and respect toward others, while instilling in the child the joy and freedom of learning. The learning process stimulates the child's mind and creates order within it.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Alexandria
    Grades: PK-6 | 121 students
    3.4 miles
    8334 Mount Vernon Hwy
    Alexandria, VA 22309
    (703)780-8484
    3.4 PK-6
    121
  • Mc Lean
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    Grades: PK-6 | 231 students
    10.4 miles
    1711 Kirby Road
    Mc Lean, VA 22101
    (703)790-1049
    10.4 PK-6
    231
  • Reston
    Grades: PK-8 | 211 students
    16.9 miles
    11180 Ridge Heights Rd
    Reston, VA 20191
    (703)476-7477
    16.9 PK-8
    211
  • Fort Washington
    Grades: Inquire with school | 37 students
    3.9 miles
    8600 Loughran Rd
    Fort Washington, MD 20744
    (301)567-0330
    3.9 Inquire with school
    37
  • Waldorf
    Grades: PK-6 | 25 students
    13.2 miles
    6008 Hampshire Cir
    Waldorf, MD 20603
    (301)870-8660
    13.2 PK-6
    25

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The average private school tuition in Alexandria, VA is $15,884 for elementary schools and $39,341 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Alexandria, VA is 72% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).