The school is also accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council and School Improvement (SACS-CASI), a voluntary method of quality of assurance designed to distinguish schools that adhere to the highest educational standards. For more information on SACS-CASI accreditation, please visit http://www.advanc-ed.org/
Education institutions often have unique and varied priorities when it comes to engaging in a true, verifiable, third-party assessment of their quality. Montessori Scholars Academy is accredited by AdvancEd. AdvancED has developed quality standards and processes that meet the unique requirements for:
- public and private schools and systems,
- education corporations,
- early learning,
- post secondary, and
- digital learning institutions.AdvancED Performance Accreditation requires that institutions must:
- Meet the AdvancED Standards and accreditation policies.
- Demonstrate quality assurance through internal and external review.
- Engage in continuous improvement.
AMI, AMS, and PAMS Certified Teachers
All of Montessori Scholars Academy’s Lead Teachers are certified by one of three Montessori societies: Association Montessori International (AMI), American Montessori Society (AMS), or Pan American Montessori Society (PAMS) . In order to obtain this certification, the teachers must attend and successfully complete the entire training program offered at designated training centers for their specific level (e.g. Primary). The teachers must also complete a practicum and work as assistants in the appropriate classrooms before becoming a lead teacher. More information about the certifications of our educators can be provided upon request. Please feel free to contact us for more information, or visit the websites of the certification societies at the links provided here: AMI Website, AMS Website, and PAMS Website.