St. Joseph Montessori Childrens Center serves 25 students in grades Prekindergarten-1, is a member of the American Montessori Society (AMS).
The student:teacher of St. Joseph Montessori Childrens Center is 6:1 and the school's religious affiliation is Roman Catholic.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-1
  • Students: 25 students
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 50 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-1
Year Founded
1973
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
25 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
13%
State avg.: 11%
Students by Grade
St. Joseph Montessori Childrens Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size
50 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Fees according to number of hours in school.
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Theresa Robinson

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Yoga/Movement - Music Institute of Lexington

School Notes

  • Founded in 1973, St. Joseph Montessori Children's Center is the only Montessori school in Nelson County that is affiliated with the American Montessori Society. We have 3 Montessori certified teachers. We follow the philosophy of Dr. Maria Montessori whereby we teach children to be independent in a mixed age environment. We offer studies in Math, Language, Science, Geography, Sensorial, Practical Life, History and Nature Studies. We are located on the serene campus of the Sisters of Charity in Nazareth, Kentucky.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-1
  • Students: 25 students
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 50 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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