Rocky Mountain Montessori Academy

  • Rocky Mountain Montessori Academy is a full-time Montessori school dedicated to meeting the needs of parents who seek the finest educational program for their children.
  • We provide a caring community and quality educational environment for the growth of the whole child.

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School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other Montessori association(s)
International Montessori Council (IMC)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-6
Year Founded1999
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students68 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
70%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Rocky Mountain Montessori Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size10 students
Average SAT score1120
Average ACT score33
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Elementary students wear uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorNancy Clarke

School Notes

  • We value the uniqueness of each child. Our prepared classrooms enable students to be excited and confident about learning. The classroom structure strives to fulfill social and emotional as well as educational needs. We help the students to become aware that they are responsible for themselves and that they have important roles to play in our society. For these reasons we have mixed age groupings that encourage peer teaching, and allow students to learn from each other, as well as from the teacher. In addition to math, language, history, and science, we study geography and different cultures. We use traditional hands-on Montessori materials plus new materials that we develop to meet the student's needs. We do not provide religious instruction; we leave this vital role to parents and families. We do include the holidays celebrated around the world in our studies of other cultures, in the hope that understanding differences and being tolerant of them will further the cause of world peace. At a more local level, we want the students to understand that we are all part of a community.

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    (719) 475-9747
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