Hawai'i Montessori Schools - Kamuela
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- Hawai Montessori School was started by a group of parents who were searching for an educational program that would meet their goals of child-centered teaching and learning.
- High academic standards were also a priority. Over the years we have grown from that first small Primary class (3-6 year old) and now our school has a Toddler Program, two Primary classes, and an Upper and Lower Elementary class.
- Current enrollment is 85. Hawai Montessori School is recognized by the Internal Revenue Service as an independent 501(3)c not-for-profit organization.
- As an independent school, we create our own programs and operate without the financial support of state or federal funds.
- We are also not subsidized by any religious organizations. HMS is run by a Board of Directors and is independent from any local school boards.
- We rely on financial support from tuition income, grants, fundraising, and our Annual Fund.
|School Type||Montessori School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||American Montessori Society (AMS)|
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Hawaii Association of Independent Schools (HAIS)
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Total Students||54 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||6 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||9:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Tuition Notes||$6,101-$11,115. Depends on which program you choose.|
|Admissions Director||Steven Laminman|
May I ask does your school accept international student (PK) for a short period, i.e. 2-4 weeks ?
- Posted by Parent - Cathy Chung
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