Phoenix Montessori Academy

Our mission at Phoenix Montessori Academy is to develop true scholars, life-long learners, and productive citizens of the world in a diverse atmosphere that incorporates Montessori principles where students demonstrate respect and love for self, others, and their environment.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 172 students
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
2004
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
172 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
32%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade
Phoenix Montessori Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size
25 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition ranges from $10000 to $14000
Summer Program Cost
$250
Summer Program Cost Notes
Averge cost of $250/week with before and after school care available for additional cost. See website for summer camp registration packet.
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Lorena Prince

Sports

Total Sports Offered
3 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Arts and Music Programs:
Art Class, Music Class

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Meditation

School Notes

  • Phoenix Montessori Academy is an independent, non-profit school, educating students from ages 18 months to 18 years (toddlers through 12th grade). Our school was established June 19, 2004 and the first class was held on September 7, 2004. The school was founded by a group of concerned parents and a seasoned teacher, all committed to creating a loving and nurturing environment where the well being and development of the child is paramount.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Phoenix Montessori Academy cost?
Phoenix Montessori Academy's tuition is approximately $250 for summer students.
What is the acceptance rate of Phoenix Montessori Academy?
The acceptance rate of Phoenix Montessori Academy is 90%, which is higher than the national average of 87%.
What sports does Phoenix Montessori Academy offer?
Phoenix Montessori Academy offers 3 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Flag Football and Volleyball.
When is the application deadline for Phoenix Montessori Academy?
The application deadline for Phoenix Montessori Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Calendar

View the Phoenix Montessori Academy yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

Event
Date
Juneteenth - School Closed
June 19, 2024 (Wednesday)
Fourth of July Week - School Closed
July 01, 2024 (Monday)
Fourth of July Week - School Closed
July 02, 2024 (Tuesday)
Fourth of July Week - School Closed
July 03, 2024 (Wednesday)
Fourth of July Week - School Closed
July 04, 2024 (Thursday)

School Reviews

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Phoenix is a 15 on a scale of one to ten! Our family loves the bonds created between student and teacher in each grade. PMA has a warm, loving, caring environment well suited to the independent learner as well as the student who learns in non-traditional ways. Students are treasured as individuals and parents are welcome. PMA truly embraces the Montessori philosophy of educating mind, body and spirit.
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 172 students
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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