Azalea City Montessori is a school that focuses on the Montessori principals of education. It emphasizes freedom within limits and a multi-age environment. Independence and self-management are emphasized while peace is taught through activities that embrace communication and care for the environment.
The primary program at ACM is competitive and spots fill up quickly. Each year there is space for 22 students in the Primary classroom. It is advised that you complete the application process as soon as you decide ACM is the best fit for your child. Priority will be given in the following order:
1. Returning students
2. Siblings of returning students
3. New students
If no spots are available, your child can be placed on a waiting list. The waiting list will be filled on a first come first serve basis with open classroom spots being filled in numerical order.
The Elementary program is split into two groups, Lower Elementary and Upper Elementary. Lower Elementary consists of grades 1-3, while Upper Elementary consists of grades 4-6. Each classroom has 1 lead teacher and depending on the number of students enrolled a second teacher or a teacher assistant will be added to the room. Each year there is space for 30 students combined in lower and upper Elementary. It is advised that you complete your application as soon as possible to ensure your child entrance into the program. Priority for entrance into the Elementary program will be given in the following order:
1. Returning Students
2. Siblings of Returning students
3. New Students
If a space is not available your child will be placed on a waiting list. The waiting list will be filled on a first come first serve basis, with open classroom spots filled in numerical order.