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School leader:  Dave Conrad
1000 5th Avenue SE
Hutchinson, MN 55350

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(320) 234-6362
(320) 234-6300
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Best known for
"Enriching Community through Montessori Excellence"

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    None
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans shared with other schools
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
  • Arts
    None, Choir / Chorus, Creative writing
  • World languages
    None
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10 reviews

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Recent Reviews


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · October 24, 2015
I think this school is wonderful and has been a huge blessing to my family. We have 4 kids and the older 3 have been attending NDMA since 2013 and the youngest will be attending next year. With the unique Montessori teaching, we have seen... more

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Submitted by a parent · November 11, 2013
This school has a "functional library" now including an efficient school librarian. Literacy is very important to this school. The learning methods may not be the right fit for every student so the parent should research the Montessori method... more

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Submitted by a parent · March 21, 2011
This school (along with its sister school) are an embarrassment. Our children would be better off being pushed along in a regular public school. Children are left to run / ruin themselves without proper instruction and regular checks. With such... more

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Submitted by a parent · July 11, 2009
This school has a high teacher turnover and is in stages of growing. Montessori methods are in no way consistently adhered to. Some teachers come into the school with no Montessori training and hopefully get some during their teaching year.... more

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Last modified: October 24, 2015
Last modified New Discoveries Montessori Academy is a Charter school that serves grades PK-6. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 4 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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