Grades: NS-6 | 87 students
At The Child Unique Montessori School/Montessori Elementary School of Alameda, our mission is to create a concrete, experiential learning foundation that centers around the achievement of the full development of the child. We are committed to maintaining an environment that stimulates, challenges and creates a curiosity about learning, while engendering a love, respect and understanding of self and others. Our elementary program includes a well-rounded program for children to develop their giftedness in the areas of interest.
We include music, soccer and performing arts to enhance neuro development and strengths. .
|School Type||Montessori School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||American Montessori Society (AMS)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool-6|
|Total Students||87 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 44%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||10 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||2:1
National avg.: 13:1
|Average Class Size||12 students|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual
Finances and Admission
|Tuition Notes||Costs Vary - please visit our website at thechilduique.org. Our fees are listed in our Fees and Tuition Scheudl|
- The Child Unique Montessori School/Montessori Elementary School of Alameda creates a warm, loving, and secure environment that promotes creativity, curiosity, and self-confidence. Students learn not only facts but to adapt, grow, and change the world. The faculty’s commitment to education earned The Child Unique Montessori School the title of Best Preschool 3 years in a row in the Best of the Bay roundup by Parents Press and Alameda Magazine. The school was founded by Cindy Acker, principal for over 32 years, and continuously adapts its curriculum to fit the ever-evolving reality of childhood education. Offering programs built on real-world validation of theories with a focus on culture and respect, The Child Unique Montessori School fully embraces the Montessori Philosophy of fostering a thirst for knowledge and combining it with out-of-the-box thinking to discover unique solutions. Going beyond low student/teacher ratios, Cindy and her educators treat each pupil as an individual and work within their learning styles to achieve the best results. With 3 locations in Alameda, The Child Unique Montessori School serves children in Kindergarten through Grade 5. If you’re interested in letting your child explore their full potential, call The Child Unique Montessori School at 510.521.9227 or visit www.thechildunique.org.
Profile last updated: 05/06/2016
- School Location Miles Grades Students
AlamedaGrades: NS | 21 students
3171 Mecartney Rd
Alameda, CA 94502
BerkeleyGrades: KG-5 | 104 students
1809 Bancroft Way
Berkeley, CA 94703
BerkeleyGrades: K-8 | 88 students
2722 Benvenue Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705
OaklandGrades: K-8 | 385 students
3245 Sheffield Avenue
Oakland, CA 94602
BerkeleyGrades: K-8 | 304 students
2027 7th Street
Berkeley, CA 94710
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