Moreau Montessori School

Moreau Montessori School provides Montessori education which is an Approach to education, which emphasizes the potential of the young child and attemps to develop this by means of a prepared environment, utilizing specially trained teachers and teaching materials.
The Montessori concept of discipline is an "inner discipline" control, which the child develops over his own behavior through his interest in Montessori materials.
Dr. Montessori noted that many so-called undisciplined children were really frustrated by the lack of proper stimulation, and would become happier and self-controlled after a period of time in a Montessori Class.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Year Founded1972
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students40 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
42%
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade Moreau Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers1 teacher
Student : Teacher Ratio40:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorLorie Steele

School Notes

  • Moreau Montessori School is providing Maria Montessori education which is an Approach to education, which emphasizes the potential of the young child and attemps to develop this by means of a prepared environment, utilizing specially trained teachers and teaching materials. The Montessori concept of discipline is an "inner discipline" control, which the child develops over his own behavior through his interest in Montessori materials. Dr. Montessori noted that many so-called undisciplined children were really frustrated by the lack of proper stimulation, and would become happier and self-controlled after a period of time in a Montessori Class.
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We highly recommend Moreau Montessori school! the staff is fantastic and dedicated to their jobs. the curriculum is engaging to all types of students and the children are in a wonderful environment where they go beyond the three ''Rs'' and are taught independence, corporation, manors, and much more.
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