Maple Tree Montessori Academy

  • Grades: PK-4
  • Student Enrollment: 72
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5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
  • Address
  • 2944 S Old Us Highway 23
  • Brighton, MI 48114
  • Phone
  • (810) 225-8321
  • Other Details
  • Website: www.mapletreemontessori.com
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School Description

Maple Tree Montessori Academy is a well established, growing, private Montessori School. We offer programs for children ages 33 months through 12 yrs. Maple Tree Montessori is the only non parochial private school in Livingston County. We follow the educationational Philosophy of Dr. Maria Montessori closely and we are affiliated with the American Montessori Society, Michigan Montessori Society and our teachers are affiliated with the North American Montessori Teacher Association and the Association Montessori Internationale.


In addition to our fully equipped Montessori environment, we are very proud to offer our students the experience of our outdoor Children's Habitat Project. This includes several bio mes: Wetlands, Prairie, and Temperate Forest, all a part of our Nature Education program. We also offer, Spanish, Culinary Arts, Yoga, Drama, Montessori Music and Suzuki Violin. Maple Tree Montessori is dedicated to providing an outstanding, holistic, individualized and nurturing Montessori environment to all of our students. Please visit our website for detailed information about Montessori Education and our school's programs. www.mapletreemontessori.com

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3 reviews for Maple Tree Montessori Academy

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on February 16, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • We have been at mapletree for 5 years and are thrilled with this school. It is clean,organized and the cirriculum follows your child and their ability, unlike traditional schools, where the child follows the cirriculum(which is geared to the average student.) If your 7 year old is ready to learn division...then your child is taught it! What a concept! Small class size allows for plenty of 1 on 1 and tailored education. I'm most impressed with the daily lessons/practices that stress kindness,compasson, and community effort in the classrooms. Plenty of community service projects and tons of extras like:yoga, music,nature education, spanish,drama, violin,etc make this school a wonderful choice for your child.
  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on February 10, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I recently visited Maple Tree Montessori Academy. I was impressed with how well organized the school was. I met with the pre-school teachers, and also observed the Elementary classrooms, for my older child. The staff were kind to us, as well as the children they were working with.
    They followed the Montessori philosophy completely throughout the classrooms. I am confident this will be a great place for my children to attend this upcoming fall.

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 72
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 7.8
    Full-Time Teachers: 7
    Part-Time Teachers: 2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 5.6
  • Percent Minority Students: 4.2%
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 24 (33.3%)
  • Females: 48 (66.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Maple Tree Montessori Academy Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black11.4%
Asian11.4%
Hispanic11.4%
White4156.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Maple Tree Montessori Academy
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten2838.9%
Kindergarten1419.4%
1st Grade1115.3%
2nd Grade912.5%
3rd Grade811.1%
4th Grade22.8%
Source: MI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010
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