Details overview

Hours 8:30 - 3:30 PM
School leader Laura Roark
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
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
Multi-aged classrooms
Outdoor / Farm-based

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Design
2
Music
including: Rock band
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Rock band
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Design
World languages taught Spanish
French
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

11
Facilities
including: Outdoor learning lab
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Playground
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age Infant

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 55% 31%
Asian or Pacific Islander 25% 4%
Two or more races 10% 2%
Hispanic 8% 51%
Black 2% 13%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Awards

Academic award AMI Recognized
Year received 2013
Academic award AMI Recognized
Year received 2012
Academic award AMI Recognized
Year received 2011

Teachers

8
Staff
including: Coach(es)
Staff Art teacher
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Dance teacher
Gardening teacher
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
Speech therapist(s)
World languages spoken by staff Tagalog
Spanish
French
Urdu

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.bgmontessori.org/programs/prospective-students/
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $7000
Tuition range (high) $11000
For the year 2013-2014
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012