Hollister Montessori School

2300 Southside Rd.
Hollister, CA 95023-0831
Tel: (831)630-3038
Grades: NS-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
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-6

Student Body

Total Students 34 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Hollister Montessori School Student 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: 05/08/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Calvary Christian School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Calvary Christian School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Sacred Heart Parish School (1.9 miles away)
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    0.8 miles
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    1.9 miles
    670 College St
    Hollister, CA 95023
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    Hollister Sda Christian School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: K-8 | 35 students
    2.2 miles
    2020 Santa Ana Road
    Hollister, CA 95023
  • Hollister
    Keith Thompson School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 3-8 | 6 students
    6 miles
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    Hollister, CA 95024

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