Mesa Montessori

  • Mesa Montessori operates as a non-profit, parent-owned corporation. Mesa Montessori answers the need for outstanding Montessori curriculum and extended day programs for the children of our community.
  • It is our mission to provide a safe, nurturing and enriching experience for you and your child.
  • By maintaining a teacher-student ratio of 1 to 8, we can individualize the curriculum to the needs of each child.
  • Montessori is an approach to education which emphasizes the potential of young children.
  • We develop this potential by means of a prepared environment, utilizing specially-trained teachers and special teaching materials.
  • We create an environment which allows your child to discover knowledge for himself or herself.
  • The four major areas of the Montessori classroom are: practical life, sensorial, language and mathematics.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded1975
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost NotesDaily rate, on a week-by-week basis

Student Body

Total Students12 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Mesa Montessori Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size15 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$795
Tuition Notes2019-2020 School Year Full-time $795/month, Part-time $520/month, Extended Childcare $6/hour


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music Programs:
Music, Spanish

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