Natures Way Montessori School

  • 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.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.International Montessori Council (IMC)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded1982

Student Body

Total Students167 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
7%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade Natures Way Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
11%
Average Class Size24 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorTerri Needham

Sports

Total Sports Offered1 sport
SportsCross CountryCross Country

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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