Otis Montessori Academy

  • Otis Montessori Academy serves 32 students in grades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten and is a member of the Other Montessori association(s). The student:teacher of Otis Montessori Academy is 8:1.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other Montessori association(s)
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Year Founded1987
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students32 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by GradeOtis Montessori Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Portage
    St Michael Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 153 students
    1.8 miles
    7211 Oakland Dr
    Portage, MI 49024
    1.8 PK-8
  • Portage
    Grades: NS-8 | 174 students
    3 miles
    4221 E Milham Ave
    Portage, MI 49002
    3 NS-8
  • Kalamazoo
    St Monica School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 336 students
    3.1 miles
    530 W Kilgore Rd
    Kalamazoo, MI 49008
    3.1 PK-8
  • Kalamazoo
    Hackett Catholic Prep
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 254 students
    3.2 miles
    1000 W Kilgore Rd
    Kalamazoo, MI 49008
    3.2 9-12
  • Kalamazoo
    Grades: K-9 | 68 students
    3.3 miles
    100 Pratt Rd
    Kalamazoo, MI 49001
    3.3 K-9

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
We love this school for our son. He have learn so much since starting at Otis Montessori Academy. He be to other Preschool and they didn't teach him anything and it costed a lot more money. Other Preschool, was more like a daycare he just play all day and they didn't even teach him manners. Since starting at Otis, our son is better behaved and so are the other children at Otis. Otis's Teacher Assist teach our son manners and respect for others. The teachers are very patience and all Otis's staff are very helpful and accommodating. The place is a perfect size, not too small and not too big. When our son went to the other Preschool that was too big, it took him a month to get use to the place and staff. At Otis, our son was comfortable with the place and staff in 2 days. Otis is cleaned and have many educational materials and tools for Preschool age to pre-K. We will also put our second son their when he is older enough. We have recommended Otis to our friends and co-workers.
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Otis Montessori was a wonderful match for our daughter. She spent two years in part time programs there that included: pre-reading and beginning reading, introduction to mathematics, socialization and interaction skills, physical skills, telling time, etc. The teachers are very skilled and compassionate and foster an atmosphere of kindness, learning, and fun. Best thing I ever did for my kid was to give her those preschool years there - when she was ready for kindergarten, she was ahead of her class and ready to take on the world!
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