Celebrating more than 50 years, Springmont is the oldest Montessori school in the Southeast. Located on seven acres in Sandy Springs, Ga., the school is accredited by SAIS and SACS and serves children ages 1½ to 14. Springmont provides students with a foundation for learning that supports problem solving, develops collaborative skills, grows self-awareness and ignites imaginations.
Lower Elementary Teacher Jackie Muse, who has been at Springmont for 33 years, works with Connor on a math lesson.
Head of School Jerri King enjoys an afternoon with Upper Elementary students and our goats. She explains that the goats are part of Springmont's sustainable landscape plan, which includes a reduction in cutting grass because of their grazing.
Middle School Science student Melody and Teacher Jillian Elleby discuss the stress seismic waves have on different types of structures.
Springmont students enjoy the school's 86-acre facility near Rome, Ga., where they learn more about the environment, gain independence and practice collaboration skills.
I can help make a difference in children's' lives. Springmont's campus is a beautiful place where people feel a sense of community and belonging, and children are always eager to learn.
I get to do what I love with support and encouragement.
The high level of professionalism.