The Montessori School For Shreveport

  • The Montessori School for Shreveport is accredited by the American Montessori Society and has been at the forefront of Montessori education in Louisiana since 1964.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1964
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students255 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade The Montessori School For Shreveport Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size15 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsCross Country, SoccerCross CountrySoccer,

School Notes

  • The Montessori School for Shreveport educates a diverse student body beginning at 21 months through 14 years of age. Each classroom is guided by a certified American Montessori Society (AMS) teacher who has been specifically trained for the ages of the children he or she is instructing.
  • Our children are the beneficiaries of a wonderful educational opportunity. This Shreveport, Louisiana school utilizes the Montessori philosophy and teaching methods to develop independent, confident, and competent individuals. We are a parent owned non-profit Montessori school that provides a nurturing learning environment using Montessori methods and philosophy. Families, faculty, and administration form a community to facilitate the emotional, social, physical, and academic development of competent, confident, and responsible individuals. The Montessori School for Shreveport is committed to making our environment safe and optimal for the physical, academic, social and emotional development of all our students.

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Shreveport
    Grades: PK-8 | 425 students
    1.7 miles
    533 Ockley Dr
    Shreveport, LA 71106
    (318) 869-2361
    1.7 PK-8
    425
  • Shreveport
    Evangel Christian Academy
    (Assembly of God)
    Grades: K-12 | 622 students
    9.6 miles
    7425 Broadacres Rd
    Shreveport, LA 71129
    (318) 688-7061
    9.6 K-12
    622
  • Shreveport
    Grades: PK-8 | 355 students
    1.7 miles
    2785 Fairfield Avenue
    Shreveport, LA 71104
    (318) 221-7454
    1.7 PK-8
    355
  • Shreveport
    Grades: NS-8 | 398 students
    2.9 miles
    1100 Southfield Rd
    Shreveport, LA 71106
    (318) 868-5375
    2.9 NS-8
    398
  • Shreveport
    Grades: K-12 | 716 students
    6.3 miles
    9333 Linwood Ave
    Shreveport, LA 71106
    (318) 687-4923
    6.3 K-12
    716

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
The middle school program (7th and 8th grade) were my best years yet for personal and academic growth. At the culmination of a cycle (every 6 weeks), we went on a trip that would embody the cycle`s theme. These strips were always so fun, but challenged me to be the best me and take risks in a safe environment (I.e. the high ropes course we did). In middle school, we also read life-changing (well, for me at least) books, short stories, and articles that prompted me to think about the world I`m living in, and how I can incite change in my community and in society. Middle school really inspired me to think critically, utilize time management skills, be a leader, and just be a good human all across the board. I`m so grateful for the opportunities and experiences I was given at Montessori (Shreveport), and I would 100% recommend trying out the Montessori method.
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This school is a gift to the City of Shreveport. The Montessori School for Shreveport is amazing.
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Excellent school for toddlers through 8th grade. Encourages individualized and cooperative learning, freedom of movement, critical thinking, and self expression. Produces strong, independent, self motivated high school students.
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