Montessori School Of Rome

  • The Montessori School of Rome was founded in 1980 by Swarna Kumar. It was established to bring to the children of Rome and the surrounding community the opportunity to learn following the Montessori Method of education, a method first pioneered by Maria Montessori in 1907.
  • The Montessori School of Rome serves students from 18 months through 8th grade, in a toddler program (18 months - 3 years), a primary program (3-6 years/kindergarten), a lower elementary program (1st - 3rd grade), and an upper elementary program (4th - 6th grade) and adolescent program (7th - 8th grade). It is a private school emphasizing, as do all Montessori schools, peace and tolerance.

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School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-10
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences
Year Founded1980

Student Body

Total Students216 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
24%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Montessori School Of Rome Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size13 students
Number of AP Courses3 courses
Advanced CoursesAP Biology, AP Human Geography, AP World History
Average Percentile SSAT97%
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,230
Tuition NotesTuition varies from Toddler to Adolescent program. Please call us for more information.
% on Financial Aid
1%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,000
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorShemi Kumar
Admissions AssociateMelanie Montanaro

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsDance, Fencing, Soccer, TennisDanceFencing,
SoccerTennis,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Needlework Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Arts Club, Creative Movement, Music, Musical Theatre, Piano Lessons, Violin Lessons

School Notes

  • The Montessori School of Rome was founded in 1980 by Swarna Kumar. It was established to bring to the children of Rome and the surrounding community the opportunity to learn following the Montessori Method of education, a method first pioneered by Maria Montessori in 1907. The Montessori School of Rome serves students from 18 months through 8th grade, in a toddler program (18 months - 3 years), a primary program (3-6 years/kindergarten), a lower elementary program (1st - 3rd grade), and an upper elementary program (4th - 6th grade) and adolescent program (7th - 8th grade). It is a private school emphasizing, as do all Montessori schools, peace and tolerance.
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  • Rome
    Grades: PK-12 | 691 students
    2.1 miles
    1014 Cave Spring Rd SW
    Rome, GA 30161
    (706) 235-6051
    2.1 PK-12
    691
  • Rome
    St Mary School
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 227 students
    1.5 miles
    401 East 7th Street
    Rome, GA 30161
    (706) 234-4953
    1.5 PK-8
    227
  • Mount Berry
    Grades: K-8 | 156 students
    3.9 miles
    2277 Martha Berry Hwy
    Mount Berry, GA 30149
    (706) 236-2242
    3.9 K-8
    156

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