Valmont Academy

  • FDBA Valley Montessori, our educational method is individualized to allow each child to progress at their own pace with a balance of academics and fine arts.
  • It is our belief that Education includes three basic components: the development of the child's self-esteem, his or her ability to see himself or herself as a capable and independent human being, academic excellence caring environment.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1978
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students5 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Valmont Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio3:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size5 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition is paid at the first of each month.
% on Financial Aid
2%
Acceptance Rate
85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorKathleen Sawyer
Admissions AssociatePaul Sawyer

Sports

Total Sports Offered1 sport
SportsDanceDance

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Crafts, Dance and Movement, Music Appreciation, Piano Lessons, Spanish

School Notes

FDBA Valley Montessori, our educational method is individualized to allow each child to progress at their own pace with a balance of academics and fine arts.

It is our belief that Education includes three basic components:

  1. the development of the child's self-esteem, his or her ability to see himself or herself as a capable and independent human being,
  2. academic excellence
  3. caring environment.


Capable and Independent

Success in school is directly related to the degree to which children believe that they are capable.  It is critical that we develop within each child , a sense of responsibility, independence, and most importantly, self-esteem.

Academic Excellence

Academic Excellence should be anchored on the essential skills needed for lifelong learning. Not only the fundamental skill of reading, writing, arithmetic, but also on the developing  strong work habits and strong study habits. To straighten and propel these skills it is extremely important to develop a dynamic sense of love and curiosity towards learning.

Caring Environment

A caring environment enhances the students ability to pursue academic excellence. It is our intent to provide an environment that is safe, wholesome, warm, and caring. An environment that radiates the positive feelings of home.

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    Van Nuys, CA 91405
    (818)779-1766
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