My Own Montessori

5723 Oak Grove Avenue,
Oakland, CA, 94618-0946
     Tel: (510)652-5979
Grades: NS - PK
MOM is more than just a small preschool.
 It's a place where children equate learning with pleasure; where independence is fostered in a loving environment; where friends learn respect and kindness: and where every child is allowed to feel safe, cared for and recognnized for who they are.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Prekindergarten
Year Founded 1986

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 35%
State avg.: 44%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 28 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $1,475
Tuition Notes 1475 = 5 days per week at 6 hours per day 1320 = 5 days per week at 4 hours per day Part-week also available
% on Financial Aid 25%
Average Financial Aid Grant $4,000
Acceptance Rate 50%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Gena K. Lawrence

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The College Preparatory School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Little Elephant Montessori School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Little Elephant Montessori School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • OaklandLittle Elephant Montessori School
    Montessori School
    5782 Miles Ave
    OaklandCA94618
    (510)597-1963
    Montessori School
    0.2 mi | 3 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • OaklandEscuela Bilingue Internacional
    Special Program Emphasis
    410 Alcatraz Ave
    OaklandCA94609
    (510)653-3324
    Special Program Emphasis
    0.4 mi | 174 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • OaklandRockridge Montessori School
    Montessori School
    5610 Broadway
    OaklandCA94618
    (510)652-7021
    Montessori School
    0.4 mi | 8 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • OaklandThe College Preparatory School
    6100 Broadway
    OaklandCA94618
    (510)652-4364
    0.7 mi | 363 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BerkeleySpectrum Center Schs (5 Campuses)
    Special Education School  (Non-sectarian)
    2855 Telegraph Ave. Suite 312
    BerkeleyCA94705
    (510)845-1321
    Special Education School  (Non-sectarian)
    0.9 mi | n/a students | Gr. 5                      

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