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 (2022-23)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
  • Enrollment: 138 students
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Montessor classrooms support varied learning styles with multisensory learning
Year Founded
1973
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
138 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
13%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade
Vancouver Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
35:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
20 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
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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.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

When is the application deadline for Vancouver Montessori School?

The application deadline for Vancouver Montessori School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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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 (2022-23)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
  • Enrollment: 138 students
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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