My Own Montessori

5723 Oak Grove Avenue
Oakland, CA 94618-0946
Tel: (510)652-5979
Grades: NS-PK | 28 students
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 28 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 28 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $1,500
Tuition Notes 1475 = 5 days per week at 6 hours per day 1345 = 5 days per week at 4 hours per day Part-week also available
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $4,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Gena K. Lawrence

School Notes:

  • My Own Montessori (M.O.M.) is a Montessori Pre-school, serving ages 2.3 to 5.  Along with the Montessori philosophy we have a strong emphasis in art, and music.  The children explore both the indoors and outdoors at will.

Profile last updated: 09/10/2015

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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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