Northern Ky Montessori Center

Northern Ky Montessori Center Photo #1 - . . . growing great kids . . .
  • NKMA provides a complete Montessori experience for children ages 3 through 6th grade.
  • Teachers are degreed and certified by the American Montessori Society.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
International Montessori Council (IMC)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1967
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students87 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
State avg.: 8%
Students by GradeNorthern Ky Montessori Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size24 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,000
Tuition NotesNon-profit Board of Directors sets tuition each year. $7000 to $9171
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorJulia Preziosi
Admissions AssociateKate Pinckert


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Dance, Music, Scouts, Socce

School Notes

  • The Montessori curriculum is extensive and includes the areas of
  • Practical Life
  • Sensorial
  • Math
  • Language
  • Art
  • Geography
  • Science
  • Music
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    1.3 miles
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    5.9 miles
    305 Park Ave
    Newport, KY 41071
    5.9 PK-K
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We have had a wonderful experience with NKMA. The teachers and staff are fantastic. The education my child is receiving is superb. We love watching our child grow and learn through the preschool program and hope to keep him enrolled through the elementary program.
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The average private school tuition in Kentucky is $5,832 for elementary schools and $7,778 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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