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The Gladwyne Montessori School

The Gladwyne Montessori School is a coeducational private montessori school for students in grades Pre-K through 6.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Suburban

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Overview

Overview

The Gladwyne Montessori School says

Gladwyne Montessori is a remarkable community of learning for ages 2 to Middle School. We are focused on realizing the potential in every child - by providing an environment where self-reliance, purposeful learning and social harmony are fostered. Guided by the philosophy of Dr. Maria Montessori and reinforced by contemporary research, we are an outstanding alternative to traditional education, nurturing students who are bright, capable, caring and extremely prepared to succeed as critical thinkers in the 21st Century. Gladwyne Montessori is an educational experience unlike any other...engaging and connecting students to learning since 1962. Using an extensive collection of fascinating materials, we inspire a student to grow at her own pace...to feel the immense reward of mastering a new skill with purpose and passion...to thrive within a community filled with wonder and respect.Through our rigorous, yet flexible, curriculum, your child gains a deep understanding and appreciation of superior academics, coupled with the ability to think clearly, communicate skillfully and work well with others.We offer a rich, inspiring curriculum designed around each student's individual needs. Rigorous academics meet engaging activities as your child is introduced to a world of learning for students age 2 through Middle School.Using an array of unique child-sized materials, the Gladwyne Montessori experience begins with our Stepping Stones program and continues with our Primary, Elementary and Middle School divisions. We also offer an excellent weekly Parent/Toddler program for our youngest children.As your child progresses through our vibrant classrooms, he advances from simple to abstract concepts. He feels the reward of doing things himself. He develops self confidence. He feels a sense of responsibility toward others and the world around him.He learns how to learn.

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Finance

Finance

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (610) 649-1761
Email
  rstearne@gladwyne.org

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 252
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Pre-K 154
Kindergarten 45
1 17
2 10
3 6
4 7
5 5
6 8

The Gladwyne Montessori School's relatively variable enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing The Gladwyne Montessori School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 4 : 1
Gender 20% Male / 80% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 30%
Hispanic/Latino 2%
Black or African American 5%
Asian 2%

Extracurriculars

  • Ballet
  • Dance
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Flag Football
  • Soccer
  • Basketball
  • Flag Football
  • Soccer

Associations & Memberships

National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

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