Details overview

Hours 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
School leader Liz Jackson
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Montessori

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Painting
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish

Support

3
Facilities
including: Internet access
Facilities Internet access
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Playground
Extra learning resources (misc.) Tutoring
Extra learning resources Remediation
Acceleration
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

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

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Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Gymnastics
2
Boys Sports
including: Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Girls sports Gymnastics
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Girls sports (misc.) Yoga
Boys sports Gymnastics
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Boys sports (misc.) Yoga
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 6:30 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

4
Staff
including: Tutor(s)
Staff Assistant principal
Reading specialist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Crouching Tigers
Partner website Http://www.crouchingtigers.org/
Partner Jump Bunch

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.montessorigardenacademy.org/Admissions.html
Type of application deadline Rolling
Application fee amount 195
Application fee waivers available? Yes
Tuition range (low) $6000
Tuition range (high) $8000
For the year 2012-2013
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 100
For the year 2012-2013
# of students accepted 70
For the year 2012-2013