Taproot Montessori-la Mesa

  • Our primary Goal is to provide children, between the ages of 2 and 6, a stimulating social and safe learning environment where parents can confidently entrust their children for education with extended care available.
  • Full and 1/2 day, 3 to 5 day schedules are available.
  • Taproot utilizes the Montessori philosophy and method of teaching a curriculum centered on Daily Living Activities and concrete materials to enhance your child's senses, language and math skills.
  • Materials to augment learning about geography, science, art and music are also in the classroom.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other religious school association(s)
Other Montessori association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded1981
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students32 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Taproot Montessori-la Mesa Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers1 teacher
Student : Teacher Ratio32:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition details are located on our website.
Admissions DirectorKarla Uvina
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  • San Diego
    Grades: NS-12 | 304 students
    3.7 miles
    3547 Altadena Ave.
    San Diego, CA 92105
    (619) 280-8016
    3.7 NS-12
    304
  • Spring Valley
    Grades: NS-PK | 42 students
    4.2 miles
    10435 Campo Road
    Spring Valley, CA 91978
    (619) 442-2552
    4.2 NS-PK
    42

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