Your child will thrive at Daycroft School in a small classroom environment.
Our mission is to empower each student with confidence, compassion and a lifelong love of learning.
This happens in a warm, caring, open, and culturally diverse environment.
Our campus is located on the west side of Ann Arbor at 1095 N. Zeeb Road.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-6
  • Students: 84 students
  • Average class size: 14 students
  • Application Deadline: Mar. 1 / rolling

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-6
Year Founded
1965
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
84 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade
Daycroft School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
14 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Appropriate clothes are required for gym class)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Mar. 1 / rolling
Tuition Notes
Please check the website for current tuition amounts.
% on Financial Aid
25%
Admissions Director
Lisa Edmondson

Sports

Total Sports Offered
1 sport
Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Basketball, Dance, Girlz Club, Mad Science, Piano and voice lessons, Running Club, Soccer, Spanish

Club or Organization:
Black Belt Academy, Chess Club, Drama

Arts and Music Programs:
Afterschool Art

School Notes

  • Early childhood and elementary education at Daycroft incorporates a unique blend of the traditional Montessori complemented by traditional and progressive teaching methods. We share the belief of Maria Montessori and many other educators that children must be allowed to learn at their own pace. We recognize that children demonstrate intelligence in many ways and acquire understanding through many learning styles.
  • personalized learning.
  • engaged students
  • children love to learn
  • small student to teacher ratio

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-6
  • Students: 84 students
  • Average class size: 14 students
  • Application Deadline: Mar. 1 / rolling

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The average private school tuition in Ann Arbor, MI is $15,837 for elementary schools and $16,600 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Ann Arbor, MI is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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