Greenwood Montessori School
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Greenwood Montessori School - Programs & Admissions 

Greenwood Montessori School offers both half-day and full-day programs for children 3-6 years of age, including a licensed Kindergarten program. The Montessori program is most successful when there is a multi-year commitment from families when their child(ren) begin.  While we do not require families to sign a multi-year contract, it is our sincere hope that parents are choosing a Montessori program because they embrace the philosophy and believe in the benefits of the continuous journey. Because Greenwood Montessori School is a small program with a limited number of openings per school year, we do consider the registration of a child to be a commitment for the entire school year for which the family is registering.   

Two, three and five-day programs are available. Children must be 3 years of age by September of the enrolling year, or at the time of enrollment. Program hours are as follows:

                                        Half-Day 8:30/9:00-12:00                    Full-Day 8:30/9:00-3:00  

All children may arrive anytime between 8:30 and 9:00 a.m. The two-day program is Tuesday/Thursday, and the three-day program Monday/Wednesday/Friday. Families requesting an alternate two-day or three-day schedule will be placed on a waiting list until closer to the start of the academic year, and requests may be granted if the T/TH, M/W/F schedules have not filled. Half-day students do not each lunch at school; however, requests for an additional lunch hour for may be granted, based on space and availability, for an additional fee of $5.00 per hour/per day. Children registered beyond 12:00 must bring a nutritious lunch to school with them.  Please refer to the "Nutrition - Lunches" Section of our Family Handbook for specific policies and ideas for lunches.

Admissions. The Admissions Process is as follows:

1) Schedule a Classroom Observation.  Upon arrival, the parents(s) will receive Observation Guidelines to help facilitate and maximize this initial visit with us.  If the child visits with the parent(s), s/he will be given the opportunity to engage in classroom activities with the assistance of a teacher or another student.

2) Complete the Registration Application, received during the initial visit, and submit to the School along with the Deposit and Fees. The Registration Application can also be downloaded by clicking on the respective file name above. Please refer to our Financial Policies for specific fees due with the Registration Application.  

3) Complete Enrollment Paperwork, forwarded after the School's receipt of the Registration Application and fees.  All paperwork must be submitted to the School prior to the child's first day of attendance. Please refer to the "Enrollment Requirements" Section of our Family Handbook for specific information regarding enrollment.

Greenwood Montessori School welcomes children of all racial, cultural, religious and economic backgrounds and does not discriminate on the basis of such in its admissions, educational, hiring or school policies.

Getting Started:

  Call 401-739-1191 today to schedule an observation.