The Young School: Independent Montessori

Tel: (707)967-9909
  • The Young School is a Montessori-inspired, non-profit, non-denominational and fully accredited elementary school offering children from grades 1 through 6.
  • We are a family-centered school dedicated to fostering respect for each person and building lasting relationships.
  • At The Young School, high academic standards are integrated into a global perspective of education; a low student/teacher ratio is maintained to enable the children to receive tutorial, individualized instruction; the child's self worth and individuality are honored and developed in a warm, nurturing environment; honesty, compassion, respect, integrity, and human values are taught and modeled; and the child's basic needs for personal expression are nurtured, and the emotional, social, physical and intellectual needs of the child are encouraged.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
International Montessori Council (IMC)
Grades Offered Grades 1-6
Year Founded 1991

Student Body

Total Students 19 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 43%
Students by Grade The Young School: Independent Montessori Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 2:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(The Land)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Laura Lehman

School Notes

  • Micro School, Macro Impact
  • Small by design to provide an individualized and personalized learning environment that creates an opportunity for children to maximize their potential.

Profile last updated: 01/28/2016

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