Phoenix Montessori Academy
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Tel: (704) 875-2139
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.
Phoenix Montessori Academy places among the top 20% of private schools in North Carolina for:
- Category Attribute
- Advanced Degrees Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees
|School Type||Montessori School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||American Montessori Society (AMS)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Summer Program Cost||$200|
|Summer Program Cost Notes||Averge cost of $200/week with before and after school care available for additional cost. See website for summer camp registration packet.|
|Total Students||124 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 18%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||16 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||8:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||17 students|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Tuition Notes||Tuition ranges from $5500 to $13400|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Sue Graichen|
|Total Sports Offered||5 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Flag Football, Lacrosse, Soccer, TennisBasketball, Flag Football,|
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||3 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Arts and Music Programs:|
Art Class, Music Class
Recreational Athletic Programs:
- 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.
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Huntersville Grades: PK-9 | 15 students
11901 Eastfield Rd
Huntersville, NC 28078
(980) 256-2001 6.3 PK-9
- Cary Grades: NS-12 | 176 students
112 Byrum St.
Cary, NC 27511
(919) 465-2113 119.5 NS-12
- Charlotte Grades: NS-12 | 122 students
7000 Endhaven Ln
Charlotte, NC 28277
(704) 341-3236 22.4 NS-12
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.
- Posted by Parent - Carol
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