Northwoods Montessori School - Doraville

  • Founded in 1972, Northwoods Montessori School is a nonprofit educational organization with locations in Decatur, GA and Doraville, GA, both recognized by the Association Montessori Internationale (AMI).
  • Northwoods Montessori delivers educational programs that cater to children ages 1 – 12 and addresses the needs and abilities of each child throughout each stage of development.
  • Northwoods Montessori follows the Montessori approach, an educational structure that utilizes educational theory, psychology, philosophy, and instructional materials in conjunction with respect for individual student characteristics and understanding of developmental stages.
  • Northwoods Montessori provides an individually prepared environment that allows children to learn independently, with programs structured around each child’s needs and learning tendencies.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded1972

Student Body

Total Students59 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
83%
State avg.: 22%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,430
Tuition NotesTuition varies from $7430 per year to $12940, depending upon age level served and number of hours at school.
Admissions DirectorDianne Vots
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Decatur
    Arbor Montessori
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    Montessori School
    Grades: NS-8 | 250 students
    4.4 miles
    2998 Lavista Road
    Decatur, GA 30033
    (404) 321-9304
    4.4 NS-8
    250
  • Atlanta
    Grades: PK-9 | 187 students
    4.8 miles
    1970 Cliff Valley Way Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30329
    (404) 325-6777
    4.8 PK-9
    187
  • Atlanta
    Grades: NS-8 | 371 students
    4.7 miles
    2426 Clairmont Road Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30329
    (678) 302-1302
    4.7 NS-8
    371
  • Atlanta
    Grades: NS-12 | 798 students
    6.9 miles
    215 Chastain Park Ave
    Atlanta, GA 30342
    (404) 252-8389
    6.9 NS-12
    798
  • Atlanta
    Grades: PK-8 | 521 students
    3.2 miles
    1320 Hearst Drive, NE
    Atlanta, GA 30319
    (404) 364-1902
    3.2 PK-8
    521

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