Growing Light Montessori School

The Montessori Family School was established in 1981 to provide a licensed and comprehensive Montessori program for East Bay families.
Our mission is to create a relevant Montessori curriculum that provides students with a solid basis for coping with the academic and social challenges they will encounter in the future.
MFS is an authentic Montessori school that nurtures the individual learning style of each student while maintaining standards of academic excellence.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students18 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Growing Light Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to Growing Light Montessori School is Tilden Preparatory School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school and preschool is Golestan School (0.8 miles away)
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