Diablo Valley Montessori School

3390 Deer Hill Road
Lafayette, CA 94549-0945
Tel: (925)283-6036
Grades: NS-K | 65 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)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Learning Programs Supported Yes

Student Body

Total Students 65 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Diablo Valley Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 21 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Private 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 The Child Day School - Lafayette (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lafayette
    Grades: PK-KG | 87 students
    0.2 miles
    1049 Stuart St
    Lafayette, CA 94549
  • Lafayette
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 6-12 | 49 students
    0.4 miles
    1035 Carol Ln
    Lafayette, CA 94549
  • Lafayette
    Grades: KG-5 | 191 students
    1.1 miles
    999 Leland Dr
    Lafayette, CA 94549
  • Lafayette
    St. Perpetua School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 261 students
    1.1 miles
    3445 Hamlin Road
    Lafayette, CA 94549
  • Lafayette
    Grades: K-8 | 160 students
    1.6 miles
    955 Risa Road
    Lafayette, CA 94549

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