San Marino Montessori School

444 S Sierra Madre Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91107-0911
Tel: (626)577-8007
Grades: PK-8 | 164 students
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San Marino Montessori School offers full & part-time Montessori educational programs for preschoolers ages 2-5 years and full-time programs for children through the eighth grade.
The young child internalizes concepts through movement, repetition, the use of their senses and the manipulation of concrete objects.
We provide a rich environment of well-structured tasks in a broad and far reaching curriculum.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1975

Student Body

Total Students 164 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade San Marino Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,250
Tuition Notes This tuition reflects a ten month school year. We are open in the summer. Tuition for summer can be pro-rated weekly for the summer session.
Acceptance Rate
75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Hilda Cevallos

Sports

Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports BalletBallet

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Gardening, Sports, Art, Ballet, Individual Piano, Cooking and Chess Gardening, Sports, Art, Ballet, Individual Piano,
Cooking and Chess,

School Notes

  • Montessori is a philosophy and method of education which emphasizes the potential of the young child and which develops this potential by utilizing special teaching materials. Montessori materials help the child to understand what he learns by associating abstract concepts with concrete sensorial experiences. Victory Montessori Schools provide carefully prepared learning environments in which intellectual, moral, creative, physical and social growth flourish. The schools were established in 1975 in San Marino with the purpose of creating an educational community committed to Montessori educational standards and principles. Today our schools serve over 250 students from preschool though 8th grade.
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School Reviews

5.0  5/17/2016
There has been so many positive changes in my daughter since she started there in September of 2013 when she just turned 3. She started in room 3 (age 3-4.5) with Ms. Erna. With their highly personalized Montessori approach, my daughter has made tremendous progress in her reading and math. The best of all, she's no longer crying when I drop her off at school like she did at her old school. I watch my daughter closely and the school (including Ms. Erna and the admin Ms. Hilda) have taken all the right actions to make sure my daughter thrives. My daughter has asynchronous growth -- advanced in reading and average in Math. Ms. Erna brings in material from upper class to teach my daughter. My daughter is happy with the teacher and her friends. She truly enjoys learning and I owe this to her teacher and the highly personalized Montessori approach. I can't thank her school enough to make her happy.
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