Located on 5+ beautiful acres in Ferndale, Pioneer Meadows Montessori School offers both preschool and elementary level classes.
All classes are five days a week. Each class is comprised of children in multi-aged groupings.
We offer an outstanding, scientifically-researched, authentic Montessori program. Our calm and loving environment is rich in dynamic, hands-on experiences in all subject areas.
And, in 2012, we added a Spanish Program, led by a native Spanish speaker.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked WA School
  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 104 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $2,990
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded
2004

Student Body

Total Students
104 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade
Pioneer Meadows Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
26:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size
25 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Five days a week, 1/2 day tuition for Preschoolers
% on Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$1,000

School Notes

  • Prior to applying, we ask interested parents to first attend a Parent Information Session and an Observation.  Please contact the school to schedule. 
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked WA School
  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 104 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $2,990
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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