An authentic Montessori environment facilitates development of the whole child--physical, social, academic, & emotional.
To assist in the child's self-construction of becoming a well-rounded, excellently socialized human being with a rational, inquisitive, well-organized mind is the end goal of a Montessori education.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
  • Students: 138 students
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Learning Difference Programs
Learning Programs Supported
Montessor classrooms support varied learning styles with multisensory learning
Year Founded
Summer School Offered

Student Body

Total Students
138 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade
Vancouver Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
20 students
Classroom Dress Code
(Comfortable, supporting independence with no media characters)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Varies depending on scheduled day. Five day a week expectation.
Admissions Director
Kendra Eimen
Admissions Associate
Leslie Pedersen

School Notes

  • Each of our classrooms at VMS (3 Primary & 1 Toddler) are led by an AMI trained guide who is complimented by at least one assistant.  Montessori classrooms offer a mixed-age, multi-faceted peer group of up to 20 children (14 in the toddler room), creating true communities.  The specially-prepared environment includes areas of practical life, sensorial, language, math, geography and biology, expression and music.  We are very committed, as a staff, to the connectedness of each child to the natural world.  Therefore, outdoor time and experience are a regular part of the classroom as well.

School Reviews

All three of my children have been fortunate to attend this wonderful school! It is such a nurturing environment. My children truly thrived and were able to express themselves individually. The staff is very knowledgeable and caring. I wouldn't have wanted my children anywhere else!
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
  • Students: 138 students
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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