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Centennial Montessori School Photo #1 - A natural play yard for our 3 to 6 year olds provides a multi sensory and creative experience. The children use the space to garden, dance, jump, play games, run, twirl, build, dig and create masterpieces in our art area, mud kitchen, and music area.
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Centennial Montessori School Photo #1 - A natural play yard for our 3 to 6 year olds provides a multi sensory and creative experience. The children use the space to garden, dance, jump, play games, run, twirl, build, dig and create masterpieces in our art area, mud kitchen, and music area.
Centennial Montessori School was formed with the sole purpose of creating an exemplary program dedicated to assist the individual child in their quest to reach their full potential.
As part of this mission, we trust in the child's innate desire to become more than he currently is and we see our role as providing a loving guide to help that child follow his natural inclinations and engage in an environment specifically tailored to his passionate quest to understand his world.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 82 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $9,850
  • Acceptance rate: 10%
  • Average class size: 24 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 15 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Centennial Montessori School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Year Founded
2006
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
82 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
46%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
Centennial Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
65%
Average Class Size
24 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition ranges from $9850 for the pre-K morning program to $20,000 for Elementary
% on Financial Aid
18%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$9,418
Acceptance Rate
10%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Bea Dalma Gonzalez

School Notes

  • Centennial Montessori School was formed with the sole purpose of creating an exemplary program dedicated to assist the individual child in their quest to reach their full potential.
  • As part of this mission, we trust in the child's innate desire to become more than he currently is and we see our role as providing a loving guide to help that child follow his natural inclinations and engage in an environment specifically tailored to his passionate quest to understand his world.
Source: Verified school update

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 82 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $9,850
  • Acceptance rate: 10%
  • Average class size: 24 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 15 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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