Montessori School Of Anderson

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (864)226-5344
  • Our mission is to nurture the whole child, physically, intellectually, emotionally, and spiritually, preparing students for academic excellence, lifelong learning and responsible, caring lives. Montessori based curriculum teaches children to think and discover for themselves.
  • Our school is designed to help each student develop his/her unique talents and possibilities.
  • Learning the right answers will get them through school. Learning how to learn will get them through life! The basis of our approach is the simple observation that children learn most effectively through direct experience and discovery.
  • We promote active learning using a hands-on approach.  By following a well-established curricular framework which includes specific expectations for academic achievement at each level, the student is guided to meet his/her challenges with set goals, resulting in a sense of accomplishment and recognition. Students develop best when a strong sense of independence, self-confidence, and imagination are cultivated, but MSA also emphasizes that the education our learners receive comes with a responsibility to help others within their immediate and extended communities.
  • The possibility of changing the world for the better lies within all of us, and service needs to be an accepted part of our lives if we are to achieve this goal.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.AdvancED
The South Carolina Independent School Association
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded1973

Student Body

Total Students196 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
19%
State avg.: 14%
Students by GradeMontessori School Of Anderson Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size10 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorWill Nickles
Admissions AssociateMelissa Buchanan

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsArchery, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballArcheryBasketball,
Cross CountrySoccer,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Math Team, Mock Trial Team, Model UN, National Honor Society, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Music/Drama/Theater, Orchestra, Suzuki Violin
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School Reviews

5  8/20/2012
This is a wonderful school where my child recieves a great education as well as a environment that provides safety and eases my concerns about her wellbeing during my absence. She has been a student here for 3 years and loves it here.
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