San Jose Montessori School

950 St. Elizabeth Dr. Rooms 4 & 5
San Jose, CA 95126-0950
Tel: (408)377-9888
Grades: NS-K | 96 students
San Jose Montessori School has been serving children and their families for over 40 years.
We follow the Montessori approach, which is designed to aid the development of children by providing them with the environment and materials they need to learn independently and joyfully.
Highly trained adults guide and support the children in their development.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association Montessori Internationale (AMI)
Religious Affiliation Other
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Year Founded 1970

Student Body

Total Students 96 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade San Jose Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 24 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Please contact us for tuition information, as tuition varies depending on the child's schedule, age and other factors.
Admissions Director Ilana Dover

School Notes

  • We currently have two mixed-age classrooms serving children 2.5-6 years old, with an AMI-trained teacher and assistant in each class. We also have an AMI-trained outdoor teacher, so that the children may choose to work outdoors for parts of their day. 
  • We invite interested families to schedule a tour of the school followed by a classroom observation. Please contact us by phone for more details.

Profile last updated: 07/16/2015

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Cambrian Academy (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Lucy Parish School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Lucy Parish School (0.3 miles away)
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  • Campbell
    St Lucy Parish School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 346 students
    0.3 miles
    76 Kennedy Ave
    Campbell, CA 95008
    (408)871-8023
    0.3PK-8
    346
  • Campbell
    Grades: K-8 | 135 students
    0.5 miles
    One West Campbell Avenue, Building A
    Campbell, CA 95008
    (408)370-7400
    0.5K-8
    135
  • Campbell
    Grades: K | 27 students
    0.5 miles
    177 E Rincon Ave
    Campbell, CA 95008
    (408)378-9244
    0.5K
    27
  • Campbell
    Grades: PK-8
    0.5 miles
    400 W Campbell Ave
    Campbell, CA 95008
    (408)378-5935
    0.5PK-8
    n/a
  • Campbell
    Stellar Learning Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-12 | 35 students
    0.5 miles
    1 W. Campbell Avenue J71
    Campbell, CA 95008
    (408)866-4996
    0.5PK-12
    35

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The average private school tuition in San Jose, CA is $10,492 for elementary schools and $15,464 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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