Discovery Montessori School

  • *Self-Paced Learning *Arts Integrated Curriculum *Spanish and French Language & Culture *Classrooms in Community *Parent Involvement.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other Montessori association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDevelopmental Delays
Year Founded1983
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$1,925
Summer Program Cost Notes$1925 6 weeks full time; $1200 6 weeks half day

Student Body

Total Students40 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size20 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineMar. 1 / May. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$900
Tuition NotesTuition amounts relate to schedule...paid monthly: $900 for mornings...$1350 for Full Day
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorDee Hirsch


Total Sports Offered1 sports


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Recreational Athletic Programs:
Happy Feet Soccer

School Notes

  • Montessori Curriculum and Certified Teachers provides a setting of exploration and progressive skill development.
  • Teaching Staff are members of Pacific Northwest Montessori Association
  • Foundation skills prepare children to attend any Elementary Program.
  • Full Time attendance at age 5 qualifies and prepares child for entry at Kindergarten or 1st grade at any Elementary school.
  • School participates in WA Early Acheivers
  • Student records on Montessori Compass include access for Parents

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    5.5 miles
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    Seattle, WA 98116
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    9.5 miles
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    21.1 miles
    1804 Puget Drive
    Everett, WA 98203
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