Montessori School Of Ojai

The Montessori School of Ojai philosophy is drawn from the vision of Maria Montessori, who believed that the environment contributes to the child's potential as an intelligent and creative individual who is knowledgeable about both the natural and academic worlds.
We believe in working together in a spirit of cooperation, seeking to cultivate and express that which is excellent in each other.
Active participation in the school community builds caring and responsible individuals.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten
  • Enrollment: 184 students
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten
Year Founded
1972
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
184 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
40%
State avg.: 51%
Students by Grade
Montessori School Of Ojai Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
18 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition schedule available on website
Admissions Director
Tiffany Gould

School Notes

  • Individualized instruction enables each student to receive one-on-one attention daily. The teacher knows the child well and understands his or her learning style and academic level. Montessori School of Ojai provides not only an enriched academic environment with music, garden, science, language, physical education and art, but a caring community of children and adults.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

When is the application deadline for Montessori School Of Ojai?
The application deadline for Montessori School Of Ojai is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
My daughter is thriving in her classroom. She loves all the opportunities she has in garden, music, art, PE, foreign language and science. The teaching staff is thoughtful and caring. They are always enthusiastic to teach our children and foster their development. The beautiful 10 acre property offers a unique opportunity for the students to learn from the land around them and have animals on campus that they can learn to care for and enjoy. The Montessori School of Ojai is a very special place and our family is pleased to be a part of it.
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5  
We've had the privilege of getting to know the Montessori School of Ojai for the past four years. I am thoroughly impressed with the individualized learning model. Children are free to hone skills that they find personally fascinating, while simultaneously learning to balance the requirements of the rest of their academic education. Giving the students some flexibility in when and how they learn seems to keep them interested and feeling a deeper sense of accomplishment and pride in their work. The campus abounds with nature. Plenty of open space to explore and appreciate. Delightful teachers, small classes, and a welcoming community. We love it.
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten
  • Enrollment: 184 students
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Ojai, CA is $34,342 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Ojai, CA is 58% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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