Redwood Montessori Academy

  • At Redwood Montessori Academy, we nurture each child's natural desire to learn, to explore, and to take part in the world.
  • Our classrooms offer a child-friendly environment with materials designed to reinforce the child's independence and encourage intellectual and emotional development.
  • Each child is treated as an individual and allowed to learn at his/her own pace.
  • Through this approach, each child masters essential personal, social, and academic skills.
  • Our students also develop self-confidence, inner peace, responsibility, and a love of learning.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-5
Year Founded1996
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Studentsn/a
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
32%
State avg.: 32%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
30%
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineMar. 1 / rolling
Tuition NotesTuition depends on age; AM and PM care charges additional.

School Notes

  • Redwood Montessori Academy provides a safe, stimulating, and supportive educational environment for children. Our students are joyfully engaged in learning and growing through the year. They develop social and personal skills essential to success in the 21st century. They master a wide range of academic skills, often beyond common expectations for  their age or grade level.
  • Our teachers create a rich environment that encourages exploration and discovery. We give individual attention and guidance. We nurture personal development and teach important social skills. We encourage creativity, curiosity, and critical thinking.
  • Our students have made successful transitions to both public and private schools, including accelerated programs, gifted and talented classes, and early admission to higher grades.
  • Our parents receive monthly newsletters and progress reports and opportunities to observe their child. Parents get involved as classroom volunteers and chaperones and can lead special projects. School events help parents meet and build connections within the school.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rockville
    Grades: PK-3 | 119 students
    5.1 miles
    14138 Travilah Rd
    Rockville, MD 20850
    (301) 309-9532
    5.1 PK-3
    119
  • Rockville
    Grades: 6-12 | 60 students
    2 miles
    5100 Randolph Road
    Rockville, MD 20852
    (301) 770-5335
    2 6-12
    60
  • Rockville
    Norbeck Montessori Center
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-K | 128 students
    3 miles
    4500 Muncaster Mill Rd
    Rockville, MD 20853
    (301) 924-4233
    3 PK-K
    128
  • Silver Spring
    Evergreen Montessori School
    Evergreen Montessori School Photo - For cognitive development, there are huge benefits to the multi-age classroom. Older children are the role models and develop leadership skills. The younger children look up to their older peers and establish strong relationships within the 3 year cycle.
    Montessori School
    Grades: NS-3 | 180 students
    5.2 miles
    10700 Georgia Avenue
    Silver Spring, MD 20902
    (301) 942-5979
    5.2 NS-3
    180
  • Rockville
    Grades: NS-8 | 110 students
    1.7 miles
    22 W. Jefferson Street
    Rockville, MD 20850
    (301) 424-6550
    1.7 NS-8
    110

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
If you are seeking a small classroom with a classic Montessori approach, this is a good fit for you. Facilities are modest, but teachers are excellent. Science and math are particularly well taught. Two field trips per academic year.Aftercare is adequate. only suggestion would be that the school might add some activities to its Aftercare program. All in all, an excellent school and recommend it highly.
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5  
This school is fantastic! Our daughter attended Early Primary and Primary here, and then went to public school for kindergarten. We were so unimpressed with the public school system, we sent her back for elementary school this year. We feel good knowing that she's in a challenging, caring environment, where she's not a number, and where the teachers truly care about her. All the teachers are great - every single one of them. I highly recommend this school.
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