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.
Our tuition and fees for the 2019-20 school year are as follows:
Payments start with August and end with May
|Pre-Primary Full Day (8:30-3:30)||$9,500||$950|
|Pre-Primary Half Day (8:30-11:30)||$6,000||$600|
|Primary Full Day (8:30-3:30)||$8,750||$875|
|Primary Half Day (8:30-11:30)||$5,550||$555|
|Pre-Primary Before School (7:30-8:15 a.m.)||$1,350||$135|
|Pre-Primary After School (3:30-6:00 p.m.)||$2,500||$250|
|Before School (7:30-8:15 a.m.)||$1,250||$125|
|After School (3:30-6:00 p.m.)||$2,300||$230|
|June 17-July 26|
|Primary Full Day (8:30-3:30)||$1,650||$825|
|Primary Half Day (8:30-11:30)||$1,180||$590|
June 17 - June 28; July 1 - July 12; July 15 - July 26
|Primary 2 Week Session, Full Day||$600|
|Primary 2 Week Session, Half Day||$430|
|Before School (7;30-8:15 a.m.)||$220||$110|
|After School (3:30-6:00 p.m.)||$430||$215|
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.
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.