Admission Policy

Gateway Montessori School is a nonprofit corporation and admits students without regard to race, religion, or national origin.

Children who are at least 2 1/2 but have not yet attained their third year of age may be admitted if it is determined that our preschool program will meet their needs.  If your child will not be at least 2.5 years old by the first day of classes, please talk to the head of school about establishing a starting date.  Applicants are also expected to be potty-trained by the first day of classes.

Enrollment Process

Parents seeking to enroll their child or children in one of Gateway's Preschool programs will need to follow these steps:.
  1. Contact the school to schedule an observation appointment for yourself.
  2. Request and submit a completed application form.  Available spaces are assigned  after January 7th to new students on a first come basis.
  3. A tuition packet including Physicians Forms, Emergency Authorizations forms, Parent Handbook, and Tuition Agreement will be sent to you in late April, early May or upon acceptance to one of our programs.

Tuition & Fees for 2019-2020 School Year

                                               8:30-11:30   8:30-1:00 8:30-5:30
Preschool (full week)             $4,750   $5,410 $9,450
Preschool (4 days M-Th)       $4,200                   $4,750 $7,770
Kindergarten (M-F)   $5,410 $9,450

Registration Fee (non-refundable)

10% discount for 2nd child in the same family

**We ask that all children arrive between 7:30 and 8:30am each day.**

$80 per family
Summer Tuition 2019  

5  Days (M-F)  8:30am-1:00pm   $150/ week  
4 Days (M-Th)  8:30am-1:00pm   $130/ week

5 Days (M-F)  8:30am-5:30pm   $255/ week
4 Days (M-Th)  8:30am-5:30pm   $210/

**We ask that children arrive between 7:30 and 8:30am each day.**

10% discount for 2nd child in the same family

  1. Tuition is based on the standard academic year, Mid August through May, and may be paid monthly.
  2. 10% of tuition is due June 1st to guarantee your child's place in the class.
  3. Enrollment in Kindergarten reserved for returning students.