Mountain Pathways Montessori School

Tel: (828)262-5787
  • Mountain Pathways School is a community that fosters respect and a lifelong love of learning by nurturing the spiritual, emotional, intellectual, and physical well-being of its children.
  • By following the Montessori curriculum, we encourage students to reach their full potential as happy, healthy, contributing members of the community of humanity.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
International Montessori Council (IMC)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1987

Student Body

Total Students79 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 18%
Students by GradeMountain Pathways Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size12 students
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,750
% on Financial Aid
10%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,000
Admissions DirectorGlenn Grizzard
Admissions AssociateKatie Williams

School Notes

  • Toddler class accepts children as young as 18 months
  • 2-4 year-old class offers transitional option
  • 3-6 year-old class is in large open classroom with space to spread out
  • Elementary and Middle School students thrive under the guidance of our Montessori-trained instructors

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  • Patterson
    Grades: 7-12 | 25 students
    17.8 miles
    Po Box 500
    Patterson, NC 28661
    (828)758-2374
    17.87-12
    25
  • Mountain City
    Mountain Youth Academy
    Alternative School
    Grades: KG-11 | 37 students
    20.1 miles
    332 Hospital Rd
    Mountain City, TN 37683
    (423)727-9898
    20.1KG-11
    37
  • Boomer
    Camp E-ma-etu
    All-boys  | Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 56 students
    23.8 miles
    4654 High Rock Rd
    Boomer, NC 28606
    (336)921-3300
    23.87-12
    56
  • Millers Creek
    Grades: PK-12 | 196 students
    24.2 miles
    PO Box 559
    Millers Creek, NC 28651
    (336)838-2517
    24.2PK-12
    196
  • Elizabethton
    East Tn Christian Home & Academy
    All-girls (Christian)
    Grades: 9-12 | 8 students
    24.4 miles
    Po Box 1147
    Elizabethton, TN 37644
    (423)542-4423
    24.49-12
    8

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