Top Association Montessori International (AMI) Private Schools in California

All Schools
(21)
All Schools
(21)
 
High Schools
(4)
High Schools
(4)
 
Elementary Schools
(17)
Elementary Schools
(17)
 
Preschools
(20)
Preschools
(20)
 
  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 21 top private schools in California belonging to the Association Montessori International (AMI), serving 2,744 students.
  • Association Montessori Internationale, (AMI), headquartered in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, is the oldest, worldwide organization to champion the Montessori method. It is recognized as the leading authority on Montessori education. Montessori moments aren't just for children! At AMI/USA we strive to create services that support our members and the general public to the same degree that the Montessori method supports students in the classroom.
  • You can also find more schools membership associations in California.

Top Association Montessori International (AMI) Private Schools (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Bergamo Montessori School
    Montessori School
    8200 Pocket Rd
    Sacramento, CA 95831
    (916)399-1900

    Grades: PK-6 | 151 students
  • 27 10th Ave
    San Mateo, CA 94401
    (650)340-1230

    Grades: NS-6 | 80 students
  • 16790 Highland Valley Rd
    Ramona, CA 92065
    (760)789-2154

    Grades: 6-8 | 14 students
  • 215 Dempsey Rd
    Milpitas, CA 95035
    (408)263-1618

    Grades: PK-K | 62 students
  • International Montessori Academy
    All-girls | Montessori School
    355 W Green St
    Pasadena, CA 91105
    (626)792-4505

    Grades: K | 64 students
  • 6540 Flanders Dr
    San Diego, CA 92121
    (858)550-0097

    Grades: NS-6 | 143 students
  • LePort Montessori School
    LePort Montessori School Photo - Highly qualified teachers (bachelor's degrees + year-long AMI Montessori training) * Multi-age, family-like classroom communities * 3 years with one teacher = strong relationships and trust * A scientifically designed preschool curriculum * Beautifully prepared environments * Uninterrupted, child-let time to explore
    Daycare / Preschool
    2342 Pacific Coast Hwy
    Lomita, CA 90717
    (310)341-7488

    Grades: NS-K | n/a students
  • 16081 Waikiki Ln
    Huntington Beach, CA 92649
    (714)377-6035

    Grades: NS-3 | 149 students
  • Marin Montessori School
    Marin Montessori School Photo - A Primary Classroom - kids ages 2 1/2 - 6 years old engaging in class work!
    Montessori School
    5200 Paradise Drive
    Corte Madera, CA 94925
    (415)924-5388

    Grades: PK-9 | 276 students
  • Meher Montessori School
    Meher Montessori School Photo - Meher Montessori Schools, longest standing AMI accredited Montessori Schools in the Los Angeles County. Serving our community since 1972. We spark motivation, interest, desire and energy to create enthusiastic learners. We serve children ages 2 1/2 - 14
    Montessori School
    2009 S Garfield Ave
    Monterey Park, CA 91754
    (323)724-0683

    Grades: PK-6 | 252 students
  • 39600 Mission Blvd
    Fremont, CA 94539
    (510)793-2327

    Grades: PK-K | 202 students
  • Montessori Academy Of Long Beach
    Special Program Emphasis
    6201 E. Willow
    Long Beach, CA 98015
    (562)377-3450

    Grades: NS-1 | 26 students
  • Montessori De Terra Linda
    Montessori De Terra Linda Photo - Two Upper Elementary (ages 9-12) students explore a Montessori grammar material.
    Montessori School
    610 Del Ganado Road
    San Rafael, CA 94903
    (415)479-7373

    Grades: NS-6 | 160 students
  • 8745 La Jolla Scenic Dr N
    La Jolla, CA 92037
    (858)535-0500

    Grades: NS-6 | 109 students
  • 155 Washington Blvd
    Fremont, CA 94539
    (510)490-1993

    Grades: NS-6 | 171 students
  • 155 Washington Blvd
    Fremont, CA 94539
    (510)490-1993

    Grades: PK-6 | 231 students
  • 1200 N Lake Ave
    Pasadena, CA 91104
    (626)345-9929

    Grades: NS-9 | 84 students
  • 454 Peninsula Avenue
    San Mateo, CA 94401
    (650)685-1881

    Grades: PK-7 | 115 students
  • 5521 Doyle St
    Emeryville, CA 94608
    (510)601-1500

    Grades: PK-12 | 71 students
  • St. Helena Montessori
    St. Helena Montessori Photo - St. Helena Montessori 880 College Ave. St. Helena Ca. 94574
    Montessori School (Roman Catholic)
    880 College Avenue
    Saint Helena, CA 94574
    (707)963-1527

    Grades: NS-9 | 215 students
  • Scripps Montessori School
    Montessori School
    9939 Old Grove Road
    San Diego, CA 92131
    (858)566-3632

    Grades: PK-6 | 169 students
Recent Articles
Sometimes a regular school is not the right fit for a child. Perhaps she needs an alternative school.
A parent and I chat about finding the best school for her daughter. While the parent may be fictitious, her questions are quite typical of the kind of questions and concerns parents have when thinking about sending their children to private school.
We look at several ways you can use to search for private schools. Whether you are beginning the search process for a school for your child or just want to find out more about particular schools, we offer some tips and tricks to make searching more efficient.