Nature`s Way is located in NortheastKnoxvilleonsevenbeautifulwooded acres bordered by farm land.
The campus consists of threebuildings, a largeoutdoorareathatprovides opportunity forvariededucationalandrecreationactivities, an extensive NaturePreservewhichincludesmarkedenvironmental points of interest,and woodedareasaccessibletostudents for play.
The school openedin 1982 with twenty preschoolchildrenandsincethen has has grownto serve approximately 160studentseachyearthrough the 8thgrade.
Each of our eight multiaged communities isguidedbyaMontessoricertified lead guide.
Our programs follow Dr.MariaMontessori`seducationalphilosophyand continuum throughacarefully preparedenvironment,informedobservation of thechild`ssocial, emotional &cognitivegrowth, andwork that isengaging,challenging, andsatisfying tothe child.
Please spend some timefamiliarizing yourself withourprogramsandour mission aspresented on this website.
We hope you find our site helpful inlearningmoreaboutMontessoriEducation and specifically aboutNature`sWay.
We would enjoy speaking with you aboutyourchild(ren)andyourfamily`s educational goals.
Come and visit! Wewould love to share ourclassroomsandgroundswith you.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 167 students
  • Average class size: 24 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Year Founded
1982

Student Body

Total Students
167 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
7%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade
Natures Way Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
11%
Average Class Size
24 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Admissions Director
Terri Needham

Sports

Total Sports Offered
1 sport

School Notes

  • Nature`s Way is located in NortheastKnoxvilleonsevenbeautifulwooded acres bordered by farm land.
  • The campus consists of threebuildings, a largeoutdoorareathatprovides opportunity forvariededucationalandrecreationactivities, an extensive NaturePreservewhichincludesmarkedenvironmental points of interest,and woodedareasaccessibletostudents for play.
  • The school openedin 1982 with twenty preschoolchildrenandsincethen has has grownto serve approximately 160studentseachyearthrough the 8thgrade.
  • Each of our eight multiaged communities isguidedbyaMontessoricertified lead guide.
  • Our programs follow Dr.MariaMontessori`seducationalphilosophyand continuum throughacarefully preparedenvironment,informedobservation of thechild`ssocial, emotional &cognitivegrowth, andwork that isengaging,challenging, andsatisfying tothe child.
  • Please spend some timefamiliarizing yourself withourprogramsandour mission aspresented on this website.
  • We hope you find our site helpful inlearningmoreaboutMontessoriEducation and specifically aboutNature`sWay.
  • We would enjoy speaking with you aboutyourchild(ren)andyourfamily`s educational goals.
  • Come and visit! Wewould love to share ourclassroomsandgroundswith you.

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 167 students
  • Average class size: 24 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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