My Own Montessori

  • MOM is more than just a small preschool. It's a place where children equate learning with pleasure; where independence is fostered in a loving environment; where friends learn respect and kindness: and where every child is allowed to feel safe, cared for and recognnized for who they are.

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School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded1986
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students43 students
Student Body Typen/a
Students by Grade My Own Montessori Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio22:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size28 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$1,500
Tuition Notes1475 = 5 days per week at 6 hours per day 1345 = 5 days per week at 4 hours per day Part-week also available
% on Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid Grant$4,000
Acceptance Rate
50%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorGena K. Lawrence

School Notes

  • My Own Montessori (M.O.M.) is a Montessori Pre-school, serving ages 2.3 to 5.  Along with the Montessori philosophy we have a strong emphasis in art, and music.  The children explore both the indoors and outdoors at will.

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The average private school tuition in Oakland, CA is $17,744 for elementary schools and $20,946 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Oakland, CA is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).