Rancho Viejo Montessori School

29782 Avenida De Las Bandera
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688-0926
Tel: (949)459-0199
Grades: PK-8 | 110 students

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1996

Student Body

Total Students 110 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Rancho Viejo Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 18 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Khaki pants and solid color polo)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Mar. 1 / Aug. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $795
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $100
Admissions Director Debbie Warkentien
Admissions Associate Debbie Warkentien


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Dance, Soccer, Softball, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBasketballDance,
Ultimate FrisbeeVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Master's Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kingdom Life Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Serra Catholic School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rancho Santa Margarita
    Grades: K-8 | 17 students
    0.2 miles
    30615 Avenida De Las Flores
    Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
  • Rancho Santa Margarita
     Serra Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 1051 students
    0.5 miles
    23652 Antonio Parkway
    Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
  • Rancho Santa Margarita
    Grades: NS-8 | 228 students
    0.7 miles
    29582 Aventura
    Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
  • Rancho Santa Margarita
    Rsm Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-1 | 33 students
    0.7 miles
    30075 Comercio
    Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
  • Mission Viejo
    Grades: 5-12 | 19 students
    1.3 miles
    23052 Alicia Pkwy # H107
    Mission Viejo, CA 92692

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