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.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 59 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,430
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded
1972

Student Body

Total Students
59 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
83%
State avg.: 29%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition varies from $7430 per year to $12940, depending upon age level served and number of hours at school.
Admissions Director
Dianne Vots

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 59 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,430
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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