Childpeace Montessori School

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  • The mission of Childpeace is to guide the development of the whole child, socially and academically, through the principles of AMI Montessori education in an urban setting.
  • Our vision is to shape the future of our world through the cultivation of inquisitive minds and socially responsible young citizens.

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School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association Montessori International (AMI)
Association Montessori Internationale (AMI)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1976
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students353 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Childpeace Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition Notessee
Admissions DirectorMerri Baehr Whipps
Admissions AssociateDawn Cowan

School Notes

  • Most openings at Childpeace are for children at ages 3, 6, and 12 years old.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Portland
    Grades: 6-12 | 254 students
    1.4 miles
    1130 SW Main
    Portland, OR 97205
    (503) 223-3367
    1.4 6-12
  • Neskowin
    Grades: PK-8 | 43 students
    67.6 miles
    10005 Slab Creek Rd
    Neskowin, OR 97149
    (503) 392-3124
    67.6 PK-8

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We have two children enrolled at Childpeace and couldn't be happier with the program. We appreciate the non-testing oriented spirit of the school that allows our children to develop and learn in an atmosphere free of anxiety. The faculty are top shelf at all levels.
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Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Portland, OR is $9,781 for elementary schools and $14,553 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Portland, OR is 80% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).