The Montessori Childrens School

Tel: (805)544-6691
Grades: PK-6 | 89 students
"The mission of the Montessori Children's School is: to inspire a passion for excellence in all of the children and adults who are a part of its community, to nurture the curiosity, creativity and imagination born within each of us and to awaken the human spirit of every child.
The purpose then, of our school is to meet this objective.
This is done in two ways: first, by allowing each child to experience the excitement of learning by her own choice rather than by being forced, and second, by helping him to perfect all his natural tools for learning so that his ability will be at a maximum in future learning situations.
The Montessori materials have this dual long-range purpose in addition to their immediate purpose of giving specific information to the child."

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-6

Student Body

Total Students 89 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade The Montessori Childrens School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Mission College Preparatory Catholic High School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Old Mission School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Old Mission School (2.7 miles away)
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  • San Luis Obispo
    Grades: 9-12 | 380 students
    2.7 miles
    682 Palm Street
    San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
  • San Luis Obispo
    Old Mission School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 383 students
    2.7 miles
    761 Broad Street
    San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
  • San Luis Obispo
    Grades: K-6 | 47 students
    2.8 miles
    2075 Johnson Avenue
    San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
  • San Luis Obispo
    Slo Christian Academy
    Alternative School (Baptist)
    Grades: 1-11 | 8 students
    3.4 miles
    51 W Foothill Blvd
    San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
  • San Luis Obispo
    Grades: NS-8 | 89 students
    3.5 miles
    880 Laureate Ln
    San Luis Obispo, CA 93405

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