Ramalynn Academy

About Ramalynn Academy

Rooted in the Montessori philosophy, Ramalynn Academy is a private Montessori school located in Bloomington, Minnesota, where children from preschool to eighth grade can develop the habits and life skills they’ll need to thrive. Founded in 1985 by Montessori teacher Lynn Ramalingam, Ramalynn Academy strives to enable our students to live lives with personal satisfaction, and become responsible citizens of the world.

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Preschool & Kindergarten

Our Montessori Preschool & Kindergarten begins at 3 years of age. Our accredited Montessori teachers provide a warm, nurturing environment, to support your child’s desire and ability to learn.

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Students singing at the Ramalynn Winter Music Festival

Grades 1 - 5

Montessori Elementary is marked by a strong willingness and desire to acquire knowledge. Our objective is to enable children to learn independently, using their innate curiosity, creativity, and intelligence.

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"Having been a Ramalynn parent for over a decade with 2 kids going through this wonderful establishment, I could not be happier with the school. It is such a nurturing environment and my kids loved being in school. The Montessori way of teaching has instilled a love of learning and both my kids have consistently been ahead of the curve in both academic and emotional development. A great sports program too. I would highly recommend Ramalynn."
— Nisha Malaviya, Ramalynn Parent

Why Choose a Montessori Education?

Our educational path is not guided by strict bookwork, drilling and memorization, but rather by a child centered approach. We provide a guided hands-on learning environment where students are given room to investigate, and ultimately excel, at their own pace.

At Ramalynn, we go beyond the classroom with our strong sense of community and family. We follow the whole child learning approach, making sure each student is healthy, safe, engaged, supported, and challenged in school as well as in their home and community.

If you are looking for a well rounded, whole child learning environment in the Bloomington, Minneapolis, or surrounding areas, contact us. Ramalynn Academy provides a warm, nurturing and supportive Montessori school setting for Pre-K through 8th Grade.