Hollister Montessori School

720 Monterey St,
Hollister, CA, 95023-0831
     Tel: (831)630-3038
Grades: K - 6 | 34 students
Hollister Montessori School's first opened in September 1998.
The school offered only one Primary class (ages 3 ¨C 6) for many years.
To meet the needs of the community, an elementary class was added in September 2006.
Currently we offer a three-year Primary program and an elementary program from first through sixth grades.
We strive to offer an excellent Montessori education and our teachers hold Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) certification.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association Montessori International (AMI)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 6

Student Body

Total Students 34 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 33%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 18 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(solid color polo shirt, closed-toe shoes)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,000
Tuition Notes Tuition varies depending on the hours each child attends. A 10% discount is offered for the second, third, etc. child in the program.
Admissions Director Virginia Lobeck

School Notes:

The school follows the tennants of Dr. Maria Montessori and believes in the innate ability of all children.  Children are encouraged to choose their work from among lessons that they have recieved and to follow their own interests in research topics.  We encourage independence and responsibility among our students and allow for individual growth and development.

Profile last updated: 09/02/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Grace Bible Christian (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Grace Bible Christian (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Sacred Heart Parish School (0.3 miles away)
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  • HollisterGrace Bible Christian
    Alternative School  (Baptist)
    634 Monterey Street
    HollisterCA95023
    (831)638-1394
    Alternative School  (Baptist)
    0.1 mi | 14 students | Gr. 2-12                      
  • HollisterSacred Heart Parish School
      (Roman Catholic)
    670 College St
    HollisterCA95023
    (831)637-4157
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.3 mi | 238 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • HollisterCalvary Christian School
      (Baptist)
    1900 Highland Drive
    HollisterCA95023
    (831)637-2909
      (Baptist)
    2 mi | 41 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • HollisterHollister Sda Christian School
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    2020 Santa Ana Road
    HollisterCA95023
    (831)637-5570
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    2.2 mi | 35 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • HollisterKeith Thompson School
    Special Education School
    Po Box 1269
    HollisterCA95024
    (831)636-2121
    Special Education School
    4.4 mi | 8 students | Gr. 3-8                      

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