Diablo Valley Montessori School

3390 Deer Hill Road,
Lafayette, CA, 94549-0945
Tel: (925)283-6036
Grades: NS - K | 110 students
The goals of Diablo Valley Montessori School are to offer the community the educational alternative of the highest standard of Montessori education and childcare; build for each child a strong foundation of practical and academic skills; strengthen each child's self-confidence and courage to be creative by offering freedom of self-expression in a prepared environment; help each child to realize his or her full potential as a responsible world citizen; and promote the continued development and training of staff.
The role of the Montessori teacher is to aid children in their natural development and to support them in developing his or her full potential.
This is achieved by carefully observing each child in order to assess and meet their individual needs.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Kindergarten
Learning Programs Supported Yes

Student Body

Total Students 110 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 33%
State avg.: 41%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 21 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Springstone (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Child Day School - Lafayette (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is NorthCreek Academy & Preschool (2.2 miles away)
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  • Lafayette The Child Day School - Lafayette
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1049 Stuart St
    Lafayette , CA , 94549
    (925)284-7092
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.2  mi  |  16  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Lafayette
    Springstone    
    Special Program Emphasis
    1035 Carol Ln
    Lafayette , CA , 94549
    (925)962-9660
    Special Program Emphasis
    0.4  mi  |  49  students  |  Gr.  6-12
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    St. Perpetua School
    (Roman Catholic)
    3445 Hamlin Road
    Lafayette , CA , 94549
    (925)284-1640
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    1.1  mi  |  261  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Lafayette
    Meher Schools    
    999 Leland Dr
    Lafayette , CA , 94549
    (925)938-9958
    1.1  mi  |  331  students  |  Gr.  K-6
  • Lafayette
    Contra Costa Jewish Day School
    Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
    955 Risa Road
    Lafayette , CA , 94549
    (925)284-8288
    Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
    1.6  mi  |  157  students  |  Gr.  K-8

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