The Montessori School of Maui is a non-denominational, non-profit 5013 corporation licensed by the Hawaii Council of Private Schools and the State of Hawaii Department of Human Services.
The school is also accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges and the Hawaii Association of Independent Schools. Momi`s philosophy respects and embraces the natural world and the panorama of cultures, knowledge and arts.
It respects both the individual and the community while providing a well-rounded education emphasizing intellectual, social, cultural, physical, creative, and moral development.
We are dedicated to the Montessori philosophy and method of education.
With the close guidance of Montessori trained teachers, a child attending our school will be exposed to this method, which promotes the development of the whole child, facilitates the growth of inner discipline and cultivates the child`s own natural joy of learning.
The mission of the Montessori School of Maui, in the words of Dr. Maria Montessori is to "educate the human potential".
We believe along with Dr. Montessori that "the task of the child is the formation of the man, oriented to his environment, adapted to his time, place, and culture".
The Montessori School of Maui strives to provide its students with an academic foundation that encompasses cultural, social, aesthetic, historical, and physical understanding that prepares them for stewardship in the world.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked HI School
  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 296 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $13,648
  • Average class size: 24 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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Montessori School Of Maui ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Hawaii for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1978

Student Body

Total Students
296 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
34%
State avg.: 72%
Students by Grade
Montessori School Of Maui Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size
24 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Admissions Director
Sue Schmidt

Sports

Total Sports Offered
3 sports

School Notes

  • The Montessori School of Maui is a non-denominational, non-profit 5013 corporation licensed by the Hawaii Council of Private Schools and the State of Hawaii Department of Human Services. The school is also accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges and the Hawaii Association of Independent Schools. Momi`s philosophy respects and embraces the natural world and the panorama of cultures, knowledge and arts. It respects both the individual and the community while providing a well-rounded education emphasizing intellectual, social, cultural, physical, creative, and moral development. We are dedicated to the Montessori philosophy and method of education. With the close guidance of Montessori trained teachers, a child attending our school will be exposed to this method, which promotes the development of the whole child, facilitates the growth of inner discipline and cultivates the child`s own natural joy of learning. The mission of the Montessori School of Maui, in the words of Dr. Maria Montessori is to "educate the human potential". We believe along with Dr. Montessori that "the task of the child is the formation of the man, oriented to his environment, adapted to his time, place, and culture". The Montessori School of Maui strives to provide its students with an academic foundation that encompasses cultural, social, aesthetic, historical, and physical understanding that prepares them for stewardship in the world.
Source: Verified school update

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked HI School
  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 296 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $13,648
  • Average class size: 24 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Maui County, HI is $9,950 for elementary schools and $10,910 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Maui County, HI is 78% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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