San Anselmo Montessori School

  • San Anselmo Montessori School has been serving the cognitive developmental and emotional needs of children two years and ten months to six years of age since 1971.
  • A childs growth is positively influenced through a warm, caring and nurturing environment.
  • SAMS is committed to individualized education, allowing a child the freedom to develop at his or her own pace.
  • Our environment provides a varying degree of challenge from which a child may, with guidance, choose work according to their level of development.
  • Our goal is to provide a stimulating and safe environment in which children develop a love of learning, a high sense of self-esteem, and to acquire the basic skills necessary for a lifetime of learning.
  • San Anselmo Montessori School believe that childrens education is a responsibility school and parents share.
  • There is a real family atmosphere, and the sense of a community at work for the best possible school.
  • We care about our children, our staff and each other.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded1971
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students40 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade San Anselmo Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
4%
Average Class Size40 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • San Anselmo Montessori School has been serving the cognitive developmental and emotional needs of children two years and ten months to six years of age since 1971.
  • A childs growth is positively influenced through a warm, caring and nurturing environment.
  • SAMS is committed to individualized education, allowing a child the freedom to develop at his or her own pace.
  • Our environment provides a varying degree of challenge from which a child may, with guidance, choose work according to their level of development.
  • Our goal is to provide a stimulating and safe environment in which children develop a love of learning, a high sense of self-esteem, and to acquire the basic skills necessary for a lifetime of learning.
  • San Anselmo Montessori School believe that childrens education is a responsibility school and parents share.
  • There is a real family atmosphere, and the sense of a community at work for the best possible school.
  • We care about our children, our staff and each other.

Nearby Private Schools

  • The nearest high school, elementary school and preschool to San Anselmo Montessori School is San Domenico School (4.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Anselmo
    San Domenico School
    San Domenico School Photo - Located on 515 acres in San Anselmo, Caifornia, our campus features state-of-the art academic facilities, a music conservatory, riding stables, swimming pool, gymnasium, one-acre organic garden, 2,358 solar panels, and six tennis courts.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-12 | 668 students
    4.8 miles
    1500 Butterfield Road
    San Anselmo, CA 94960
    (415) 258-1900
    4.8 NS-12
    668
  • San Rafael
    Montessori De Terra Linda
    Montessori De Terra Linda Photo - Two Lower Elementary (ages 6-9) students work together to explore the geometric solids.
    Montessori School
    Grades: NS-6 | 160 students
    6.3 miles
    610 Del Ganado Road
    San Rafael, CA 94903
    (415) 479-7373
    6.3 NS-6
    160
  • San Rafael
    Montessori In Motion
    Montessori In Motion Photo - Montessori in Motion spacious outdoor playground surrounded by nature.
    Montessori School
    Grades: NS-K | 45 students
    6.3 miles
    3 Wellbrock Hts
    San Rafael, CA 94903
    (415) 472-5622
    6.3 NS-K
    45
  • San Anselmo
    Irine M Hunt School Of Marin
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-11 | 33 students
    6.4 miles
    300 Sunny Hills Dr
    San Anselmo, CA 94960
    (415) 457-3135
    6.4 K-11
    33
  • San Rafael
    Marin Waldorf School
    Marin Waldorf School Photo
    Waldorf School
    Grades: NS-8 | 225 students
    6.4 miles
    755 Idylberry Rd
    San Rafael, CA 94903
    (415) 479-8190
    6.4 NS-8
    225

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