Diablo Valley Montessori School

  • The goals of Diablo Valley Montessori School are to offer the community the educational alternative of the highest standard of Montessori education and childcare; build for each child a strong foundation of practical and academic skills; strengthen each child's self-confidence and courage to be creative by offering freedom of self-expression in a prepared environment; help each child to realize his or her full potential as a responsible world citizen; and promote the continued development and training of staff.
  • The role of the Montessori teacher is to aid children in their natural development and to support them in developing his or her full potential.
  • This is achieved by carefully observing each child in order to assess and meet their individual needs.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1965
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students155 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 44%
Students by GradeDiablo Valley Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size21 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesRanges from $7,250 to $22,080

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  • Lafayette
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  • Lafayette
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    (Roman Catholic)
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