Meher Montessori School

943 E Altadena Drive
Altadena, CA 91001-0910
     Tel: (626)798-1171
Grades: NS - K | 25 students
Founded in 1972 by Executive Director John Page, Meher Montessori School is an AMI accredited Montessori school serving children from 2 1/2-12 years of age.
A Meher Montessori education fosters independent, free thinking children.
A Meher Montessori environment greatly encourages self-discipline, self-confidence and high academic standards while developing inner discipline and a sense of responsibility.
Freedom of speech, freedom of movement and freedom of association is a normal part of Meher Montessori school life.
Your child will want to do what is right because it feels good, not because they are fearful of the results of doing wrong.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association Montessori Internationale (AMI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Kindergarten
Year Founded 1972

Student Body

Total Students 25 students
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Adela Munoz

School Notes:

  • Founded in 1972 by Executive Director John Page, Meher Montessori School is an AMI accredited Montessori school serving children from 2 1/2-12 years of age. A Meher Montessori education fosters independent, free thinking children. A Meher Montessori environment greatly encourages self-discipline, self-confidence and high academic standards while developing inner discipline and a sense of responsibility. Freedom of speech, freedom of movement and freedom of association is a normal part of Meher Montessori school life. Your child will want to do what is right because it feels good, not because they are fearful of the results of doing wrong.
  • Meher Montessori also has a location in Monterey Park - Meher Montessori Monterey Park.

Profile last updated: 07/31/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Sahag-mesrob Armenian Christian School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Saint Mark's School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Saint Mark's School (0.1 miles away)
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  • AltadenaSaint Mark's School
      (Episcopal)
    1050 E Altadena Drive
    AltadenaCA 91001
    (626)798-8858
      (Episcopal)
    0.1 mi | 350 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • AltadenaSahag-mesrob Armenian Christian School
      (Christian)
    2501 Maiden Ln
    AltadenaCA 91001
    (626)798-5020
      (Christian)
    0.2 mi | 303 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • AltadenaProgressive Montessori School
    All-girls  | Montessori School  (Non-sectarian)
    922 E Mendocino St
    AltadenaCA 91001
    (626)794-2244
    All-girls  | Montessori School  (Non-sectarian)
    0.3 mi | 12 students | Gr. K                      
  • AltadenaRenaissance Academy
    536 East Mendocino Street
    AltadenaCA 91001
    (626)765-9358
    0.5 mi | 75 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • AltadenaAltadena Boys & Girls Academy
    2151 Lake Ave
    AltadenaCA 91001
    (626)345-0540
    0.6 mi | 30 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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