Swannanoa Valley Montessori School

  • Swannanoa Valley Montessori School focuses on the montessori approach to child centered learning by creating an environment where children feel secure, supported, and stimulated.
  • We believe in the child in each dream, in each mind and in each individual, through nurturing confidence, self-motivation and co-operation we promote community awareness and enthusiasm for life long learning.
  • We wish to help children become individuals who respect themselves, other beings and the world in which they live.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6

Student Body

Total Students33 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by GradeSwannanoa Valley Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools

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  • Swannanoa
    Grades: 3-12 | 10 students
    4.8 miles
    Po Box 969
    Swannanoa, NC 28778
    (828)686-3977
    4.83-12
    10
  • Swannanoa
    Grades: PK-12 | 587 students
    5.2 miles
    74 Riverwood Road
    Swannanoa, NC 28778
    (828)581-2200
    5.2PK-12
    587
  • Black Mountain
    Grades: K-8 | 74 students
    10.3 miles
    Po Box 1143
    Black Mountain, NC 28711
    (828)686-3080
    10.3K-8
    74
  • Asheville
    Grades: PK | 20 students
    12.6 miles
    38 Sycamore Road
    Asheville, NC 28804
    (828)281-0505
    12.6PK
    20
  • Asheville
    Grades: 1-11 | 40 students
    12.7 miles
    1221 Sweeten Creek Rd
    Asheville, NC 28803
    (828)274-0750
    12.71-11
    40

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