Children's House Montessori School

1331 East Foster Road; PO Box 1010
Santa Maria, CA 93455-0934
Tel: (805)937-0991
Grades: PK-K | 66 students
The Children's House Montessori School was founded in 1982 by a group of seven families who wanted to provide a Montessori-based alternative for their elementary-aged children.
We at The Children's House expect to iInstill an understanding of personal and global peace through the development of peacemaking skills and the study of peoples and cultures; and promote the development of honest, respectful, independent human beings who contribute to their community.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other Montessori association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1982

Student Body

Total Students 66 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Children's House Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Tuition Notes contact us for current tuition information
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Robin Palmerston
Admissions Associate Cerise

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Coast Hills Baptist School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Coast Hills Baptist School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Valley Christian Academy (2.2 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Santa Maria
    Grades: 4-12 | 11 students
    1.2 miles
    650 W Rice Ranch Road
    Santa Maria, CA 93455
  • Santa Maria
    St. Joseph High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 568 students
    1.4 miles
    4120 S Bradley Rd
    Santa Maria, CA 93455
  • Santa Maria
    Pacific Christian School
    (Assembly of God)
    Grades: KG-8 | 344 students
    1.7 miles
    3435 Santa Maria Way
    Santa Maria, CA 93455
  • Orcutt
    St Louis De Montfort
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: KG-8 | 255 students
    1.8 miles
    5095 Harp Rd
    Orcutt, CA 93455
  • Santa Maria
    Grades: PK-12 | 357 students
    2.2 miles
    2970 Santa Maria Way
    Santa Maria, CA 93455

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