North Star Montessori School

  • North Star Montessori is a non-profit private school dedicated to providing quality education for children between the ages of 2 years and 12 years old.
  • Our mission is to provide a warm, caring community where children learn through curiosity, wonder and inquiry where the spirit of cooperation, compassion, creativity and harmony is awakened and nurtured.
  • We are a warm and supportive community of students, teachers and parents and we are proud of our highly diverse student body.

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School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.International Montessori Council (IMC)
Religious AffiliationOther
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded2001
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students44 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade North Star Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size10 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Indiana is $5,342 for elementary schools and $10,145 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Indiana is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).