Montessori Learning Center

P.O. Box 2387,
Salinas, CA, 93902-0939
Tel: (831)455-1546
At Montessori Learning Center, our classrooms are "prepared environments" designed to allow each child to develop in an optimum atmosphere at his/her own rate.
Hands-on materials include tools, child-size furniture, and planned exercises.
Children find the Montessori materials inviting and exciting, filled with opportunities for discovery.
All our classrooms have children of mixed ages.
We follow a regular school calendar.
Extended care is available before and after school for all students.
In addition, the Montessori Learning Center offers a series of "camps" during the summer months.
This includes academic programs as well as special sessions selected in consultation with parents and teachers.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1973

Student Body

Total Students 130 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 44%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Montessori Learning Center Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 30%
Average Class Size 26 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $9,000
Tuition Notes Each class level has a different tuition fee schedule. Please contact us for the correct tuition fee schedule for your student.
% on Financial Aid 8%
Admissions Director Adrii Helgren
Admissions Associate Louise Parrot

School Notes:

  • At Montessori Learning Center, our classrooms are "prepared environments" designed to allow each child to develop in an optimum atmosphere at his/her own rate. Hands-on materials include tools, child-size furniture, and planned exercises. Children find the Montessori materials inviting and exciting, filled with opportunities for discovery. All our classrooms have children of mixed ages. We follow a regular school calendar. Extended care is available before and after school for all students. Extracurricular activities include Art, Drama, Music, Choir, cooking classes, Chines and Arabic language classes, and a Robotics class. In addition, the Montessori Learning Center offers a series of "camps" during the summer months. This includes academic programs as well as special sessions selected in consultation with parents and teachers.

  • Profile last updated: 04/10/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Temple Philadelphia Christian Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Temple Philadelphia Christian Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Sacred Heart School (0.2 miles away)
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