TLC Montessori

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  • TLC Montessori has been educating the children in our community for more than 35 years. TLC offers a Montessori education for toddlers (ages 18-36 months), preschool (ages 3-5 years) and kindergarten - 3rd grade children.
  • In addition to a variety of class schedules, TLC offers before and after school care, as well as planned programs during scheduled breaks and an exciting summer camp with themed activities.
  • Students are enriched with a quality Montessori curriculum and weekly Spanish, music and movement classes.

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School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-3
Year Founded1981
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$335
Summer Program Cost NotesTuition rates vary depending on the schedule you choose
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students145 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%
Students by GradeTLC Montessori Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size20 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(TLC does not have a formal dress code.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$1,495
Tuition NotesTuition rates vary depending on the schedule and the programs
Admissions DirectorLynette

School Notes

  • Toddlers need to be steady walkers and able to feed themselves.  Preschoolers must be independently toilet trained.  Kindergarteners need to be 5 by Aug 31st.  We follow the LWSD requirements for early enterance testing.

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  • Sammamish
    Arbor Schools
    Montessori School
    Grades: NS-6 | 171 students
    1.8 miles
    1107 228th Avenue Se
    Sammamish, WA 98075
    1.8 NS-6
  • Bellevue
    Grades: PK-9 | 643 students
    4.3 miles
    14640 Ne 24th St
    Bellevue, WA 98007
    4.3 PK-9
  • Issaquah
    Grades: PK-K | 86 students
    4.8 miles
    24326 Se Issaquah Fall City Rd
    Issaquah, WA 98029
    4.8 PK-K

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The average private school tuition in Washington is $9,941 for elementary schools and $12,713 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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