Mountain Laurel Montessori School

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Mountain Laurel Montessori School Photo #1 - The study is a comfortable, inviting space for serious research, playing the guitar, or an engaging conversation.
  • Mountain Laurel Montessori School provides quality Montessori education for Toddler age through 9th grade.
  • We are the only Montessori school in the region that offers the full spectrum of Montessori education.
  • Our nationally recognized Jr. High School for 7th through 9th grades combines challenging academics with real-world challenges of farm and community life.
  • It is located on a 23-acre farm with pond, pastures, and woods in Flint Hill, VA. A toddler community, 2 primary classes and 2 elementary classes offer multi-age programs in fully equipped Montessori classrooms on a beautiful 5-acre wooded campus in Front Royal, VA.

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Mountain Laurel Montessori School places among the top 20% of private schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-9
Year Founded1989
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students148 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Mountain Laurel Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
93%
Average Class Size20 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
15%
Admissions DirectorJes Kuzmick

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Art Club

School Notes

  • Mountain Laurel Montessori School - "Where learning is a way of life." Individualized curriculum enables children to realize their fullest potential socially, emotionally, and academically. Thoughtfully designed environments provide endless possibilities of exploration with materials and activities designed to entice and delight. Montessori education provides the best opportunity to reach one's greatest potential as a conscientious student, a respectful leader, and a compassionate citizen of the world. Above all we want each child to become a happy adult who contributes to the good of society through work that brings sustaining joy.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Marshall
    Grades: NS-9 | 54 students
    13.1 miles
    7274 Rectors Lane
    Marshall, VA 20115
    (540)687-5210
    13.1 NS-9
    54
  • Front Royal
    Grades: NS-12 | 206 students
    9.4 miles
    80 N Lake Ave
    Front Royal, VA 22630
    (540)635-6799
    9.4 NS-12
    206
  • Flint Hill
    Grades: NS-12 | 138 students
    19.4 miles
    1059 Zachery Taylor Hwy
    Flint Hill, VA 22627
    (540)635-8555
    19.4 NS-12
    138
  • Marshall
    Grades: PK-12 | 227 students
    18.6 miles
    6428 Wilson Rd
    Marshall, VA 20115
    (540)364-1929
    18.6 PK-12
    227

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