Daycroft Montessori Preprimary School

100 E Oakbrook Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Tel: (734)930-0333
Grades: NS-PK | 87 students
  Your child will thrive at Daycroft Montessori School.
Our mission is to provide a highly personalized learning environment that appreciates individual differences, nutures the whole child, and enables students to develop at their own pace and achieve to their full potential.
This happens in a warm, caring, open, and culturally diverse environment.
Please note that we are a two campus school.
Our campus on 100 E. Oakbrook Drive is for preschool through kindergarten and our campus on 1095 N. Zeeb Road is for kindergarten through sixth grade.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten
Year Founded 1965

Student Body

Total Students 87 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Daycroft Montessori Preprimary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 18 students

Finances and Admission

Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Samantha Gilson

School Notes:

    • Early childhood and elementary education at Daycroft incorporates a unique blend of the traditional Montessori complemented by traditional and progressive teaching methods. We share the belief of Maria Montessori and many other educators that children must be allowed to learn at their own pace. We recognize that children demonstrate intelligence in many ways and acquire understanding through many learning styles.
    • personalized learning.
    • engaged students
    • children love to learn
    • 2 full time teachers per classroom
    • small student to teacher ratio

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Clonlara School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clonlara School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Little Lamb Nursery & Kindergarten (2 miles away)
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  • Ann Arbor
    Clonlara School
    Alternative School
    Grades: 3-12 | 33 students
    1 miles
    1289 Jewett St
    Ann Arbor, MI 48104
  • Ann Arbor
    Grades: K-12 | 690 students
    1 miles
    1289 Jewett Avenue
    Ann Arbor, MI 48104
  • Ann Arbor
    Hebrew Day School of Ann Arbor
    Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
    Grades: K-5 | 85 students
    1.4 miles
    2937 Birch Hollow Dr
    Ann Arbor, MI 48108
  • Ann Arbor
    Grades: K | 143 students
    1.4 miles
    2380 Oak Valley Dr
    Ann Arbor, MI 48103
  • Ann Arbor
    Ann Arbor Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: 4-12 | 42 students
    1.9 miles
    111 East Mosley Street
    Ann Arbor, MI 48104

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