Details overview

Hours 8:15 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Juli Newman
District Montessori Academy Inc.
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Type of school Montessori

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Environmental
World languages
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts
Science
Service learning
Special Education
Writing

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
1
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Dance
Media arts Computer animation
Visual arts Ceramics
World languages taught Spanish

Support

15
Facilities
including: Audiovisual aids
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Playground
Science lab
Swimming pool
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
College preparation resources School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 2 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 84% 41%
Hispanic 9% 44%
Two or more races 3% 2%
Black 3% 5%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 5%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 48% 49%
Male 52% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 30% N/A
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
6
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
7
Clubs
including: Gardening
Girls sports Golf
Gymnastics
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Boys sports Football
Golf
Gymnastics
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Boys sports (misc.) Violin
Girls sports (misc.) Violin
Clubs Art club
Book / reading club
Community service
Gardening
Math club
Recycling club
Student council / government
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 5:30 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

19
Staff
including: Computer specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gardening teacher
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Arabic
French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Navy Sea Cadets
Partner website Http://www.seacadets.org/public/
Partner Montessori Academy CSA/Crooked Sky Farms
Partner website Http://www.montessoriacademyaz.org

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.montessoriacademyaz.org/enrollment.html
Application requirements Application
Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2013-2014
Students by group NCES, 2013-2014