Taproot Montessori Preschool & Kindergarten

1431 Broadway,
El Cajon, CA, 92021-0920
Tel: (619)444-0131
Our primary Goal is to provide children, between the ages of 2 and 6, a stimulating social and safe learning environment where parents can confidently entrust their children for education with extended care available.
Full and 1/2 day, 3 to 5 day schedules are available.
Taproot utilizes the Montessori philosophy and method of teaching a curriculum centered on Daily Living Activities and concrete materials to enhance your child's senses, language and math skills.
Materials to augment learning about geography, science, art and music are also in the classroom.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other Montessori association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Kindergarten
Year Founded 1983

Student Body

Total Students 47 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 50%
State avg.: 41%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 1 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 2:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition details are listed on our website.
Admissions Director Nicole Hall

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Del Rey Schools (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Kieran Catholic School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Next Generation Educational Center (1.6 miles away)
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  • El Cajon St. Kieran Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1347 Camillo Way
    El Cajon , CA , 92021
    (619)588-6398
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.4  mi  |  155  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • El Cajon
    El Cajon Seventh-day Adventist Christian School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    1640 E Madison Avenue
    El Cajon , CA , 92019
    (619)442-6544
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    0.7  mi  |  48  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • El Cajon
    Pepper Valley Learning Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    1358 Pepper Drive
    El Cajon , CA , 92021
    (619)444-7770
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    0.9  mi  |  59  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • El Cajon
    Christian Elementary School - West Campus
    (Baptist)
    211 S 3rd St
    El Cajon , CA , 92019
    (619)201-8925
    (Baptist)
    1  mi  |  163  students  |  Gr.  K-6
  • El Cajon
    Holy Trinity Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    509 Ballard St
    El Cajon , CA , 92019
    (619)444-7529
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.4  mi  |  268  students  |  Gr.  K-9

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