At Dobson Montessori School, we provide a unique, creative, caring and stimulating environment for your child.
We offer exploring, learning, creating, growing, and building self confidence enviornment to the student.
We provide child centered environment. Here children learn through doing and offer 1-8 teacher / student ratio.
Here children work at the child's own rate and we offer intellectual, academic basis; love of learning; positive self-esteem; creative expression; and freedom through inner discipline.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked AZ School
  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Enrollment: 142 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,760
  • Acceptance rate: 75%
  • Average class size: 8 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
mild learning differences
Year Founded
1980
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
142 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 39%
Students by Grade
Dobson Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size
8 students
Number of AP Courses
10 courses
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
$75 to $690 monthly. 10th-12th grade $755-805 monthly. Based on an annual rate and payable in monthly installments. Extended day options also available. Call for scholarship information.
Summer Program Cost
$155
Summer Program Cost Notes
Preschool programs $115 to $190 weekly, K-12 programs $165 weekly
% on Financial Aid
45%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$1,000
Acceptance Rate
75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Suzanne Woodford

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
art, dance, engineering, fencing, field study, music, Robotics, science

School Notes

  • Acceptance by tour, interview, and application.
Source: Verified school update

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked AZ School
  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Enrollment: 142 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,760
  • Acceptance rate: 75%
  • Average class size: 8 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Maricopa County, AZ is $10,585 for elementary schools and $14,054 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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