Montessori at Samish Woods

Tel: (360)650-9465
Grades: PK-6 | 101 students
Samish Woods offers an educational environment where children are free to explore the natural world and where peaceful interactions and problem solving skills are modeled and taught.
The arts are valued along with math, language, and integrated units of study focusing on science and history.
This ensures every child a well rounded education.
Each child receives individual attention balanced with small and whole group lessons.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded 2009

Student Body

Total Students 101 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 22 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,200
Tuition Notes Elementary Tuition
% on Financial Aid
1%
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Sarah Vautaux

School Notes

  • Children are supported to learn at their own pace and receive developmentally appropriate lessons at Samish Woods. Our three classrooms are multi-age and based on a three year cycle. This provides stability and continuity for each child to thrive to their fullest. There are typically 20-25 children in each classroom with a lead teacher and an assistant. The school's campus includes a natural environment and creek. We are a non-profit private school formed and operated by teachers as a teacher professional partnership. Samish Woods is a Washington state certified private school with a limited number of scholarships available.
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