St Joseph Montessori Childrens Center

  • St Joseph Montessori Childrens Center serves 43 students in grades Nursery/Preschool-1 and is a member of the American Montessori Society (AMS).
  • The student:teacher of St Joseph Montessori Childrens Center is 14:1 and the school's religious affiliation is Roman Catholic.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-1
Year Founded1973
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students43 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
9%
State avg.: 8%
Students by Grade St Joseph Montessori Childrens Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size50 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesFees according to number of hours in school.
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorTheresa 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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The average private school tuition in Kentucky is $6,081 for elementary schools and $7,897 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Kentucky is 93% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).