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Are you a religious school?
Our schools are non-sectarian and are not affiliated with any church or religion. Students from a wide-range of ethnicities and religious beliefs attend our campuses and we foster an environment of cultural sensitivity and mutual respect.
What are the hours of the school?
The school is open from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Class times vary by program.
Do you offer after school programs?
Yes, after school programs are available for our students at all levels. Please note that these programs are only available for children enrolled in our school.
Do you offer music lessons?
Yes, we offer after school lessons on various instruments at the Elementary level through La Tour Studios, who has been teaching with us for over ten years.
Please speak with our Director for more information about our music program!
Do you offer a summer camp?
Our Infant, Toddler, and Primary classrooms operate on a year-round schedule. We do operate a summer day camp for Elementary age children. Information is released each spring for the following summer. Our Director would be happy to answer any questions regarding our summer programs.
Are students given standardized tests?
Standardized testing starts at our school in the fourth grade. The scores are reported to parents at the end of the year as part of a comprehensive evaluation of the child’s social, emotional and academic development.
How can parents be involved?
All parents are members of our Parent Group and are invited to participate in the classroom and school in a variety of ways, which are explained in the family acclimation process.
Do you offer childcare during holidays?
Childcare is offered on some holidays when school is not in session. Please refer to our calendar for details.
How do you screen your employees?
All employees, teachers, assistants, administrators and staff receive a full background check through the FBI and Department of Justice. We do not employ any person with a criminal record.
How often are parent-teacher conferences?
Formal parent teacher conferences are held twice a year, in the Fall and Spring, at which the child’s social, emotional and academic progress is discussed in detail. Parents may also schedule a meeting with the teacher at any time throughout the year, as needed.
What is your tax ID number?
Our Federal Tax ID numbers are:
Woodland Montessori: 73-1689012
Montessori Country Day: 73-1689011
Bergamo Montessori School: 20-1649399
Bergamo Montessori at Serrano: 47-5490342