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Admissions

Overview

To attend the Montessori School, a child must be two years of age to join the Pre-Primary class and three years of age or older and fully toilet-trained to join the Primary. We encourage prospective parents to visit our school and experience a guided classroom observation.

The first step in enrolling a child is the registration. Click to download our registration form. To register, fill out and submit this form to our office with the registration fee. Following receipt of your registration form, the school will contact you to arrange the next steps in the enrollment process.

registration form (pdf)

Tuition and Fees

Summer 2024

*Before school/after school drop-ins and/or part time are not available for summer programs.

Two Week Summer Camp A

June 10 - June 21 (no camp June 19)

  Tuition
Primary Half Day (8:15-11:15) $390
Primary/Elementary Full Day (8:15-3:15) $532
Before School (7:30-8:15 a.m.)  $71
After School (3:30-6:00 p.m.) $142

Six Week Summer Camp B

June 23 - August 2 (no camp July 4)

  Tuition
Primary Half Day (8:15-11:15) $1,256
Primary/Elementary Full Day (8:30-3:30) $1,714
Before School (7:30-8:15 a.m.)  $229
After School (3:30-6:00 p.m.) N/A

2024-2025 School Year

Payments start with August and end with May

  School Year One-Tenth
Pre-Primary Full Day (8:15-3:15) $10,742.80 $1,074.28
Pre-Primary Half Day (8:15-11:15) $6,778.20 $677.82
Primary/Elementary Full Day (8:15-3:15) $9,900.90 $990.09
Primary Half Day (8:15-11:15) $6,277.30 $627.73
     
Pre-Primary Before School (7:30-8:15 a.m.) $1,534.70 $153.47
Pre-Primary After School (3:15-6:00 p.m.) $2,824.30 $282.43
Primary / Elementary Before School (7:30-8:15 a.m.) $1,417.50 $141.75
Primary / Elementary After School (3:15-6:00 p.m.) $2,600.40 $260.04

Family Discount

Families with more than one child attending the school at the same time will receive a discount during the academic year as follows: Pay the highest tuition, then receive a 5 percent discount on all subsequent tuitions.

Tuition Assistance

The Montessori School offers a limited amount of financial aid. Application can be picked up and returned to the office. Aid is awarded to eligible students during the spring for the following school year. In addition, we serve a limited number of students who receive Iowa Child Care Assistance.