Timeline & Tuition

We are so excited to begin the admissions season for the 2018-19 school year. In our founding year, we have the unique opportunity to offer 20-25 open seats into our school. If you are strongly considering our program, we encourage you to submit an Application for Admissions as soon as they are open. Admissions decisions will be made in the order that applications are received.

Admissions Timline

1 - Submit Application

Applications for Admissions are accepted on a rolling admissions timeline. If you are interested in applying for the 19-20 school year, please make a note on your application.

2 - Attend an Informational Event

Please see our Calendar for details on the upcoming informational events.

3 - Join us for a Family Visit

Once an Application for Admissions is submitted, we will arrange a playdate in order for us all to become better acquainted

4- School Tours and Enrollment

In our first year, school tours will be given in June and July, as our beautiful new building will be undergoing construction during the admissions season.

Enrollment decisions will be made first, in the order that Applications are received, and then based on class age and gender ratio needs.


Tuition is based on a 10 month academic calendar, summer enrichment options will be available in Summer 2019.

$11,000 / Yr (8am-12pm)

 8:00-8:30 – Arrival and Work Cycle begins

11:00 – Group lessons, songs, and stories

11:30 – Community Lunch

12:00 – Morning Program Dismissal

$12,000 / Yr (8am-1pm)

12:00 – Gross motor play in indoor gym or park

12:45- Group yoga, meditative, and mindfulness exercises

1:00PM- Extended Morning Program Dismissal

$15,000 / Yr (8am-3pm)

1:00 – Quiet rest as needed

1:00– Kindergarten work, and continued work cycle

2:30 – Group lessons, songs, stories, and classroom clean-up

3:00– Full Day Program Dismissal

$17,000 / Yr (8am-6pm)

3:00PM – Enrichment Classes**

4:00PM – Group Snack and Storytime

4:30PM – Excursions, group activities, and gross motor play

5:30PM – Open work & play in the classroom

6:00PM – Extended Full Day Program Dismissal

*All children must attend the morning program 5 days a week

**After school enrichment programs will be offered from 3:00-4:00pm and will be available to all students to register for. Enrichment programs will include: sensory art, yoga, ballet, and foreign languages. More information regarding enrichment programs will be available upon enrollment.


Tuition may be paid monthly, quarterly, semi-annually, or annually. Semi-annual and annual payments will receive a 2% and 3% discount respectively.

All payments may be made through a secured online portal, or by mailed check to:

PO Box 2228

Philadelphia, PA 19103

Please make checks payable to Philly Montessori.


Our services and employment are provided in a non-discriminatory manner, with out regards to race, sex, color, national origin, ancestry, religious creed, disability age, cultural heritage, political beliefs, marital status, or sexual orientation.

“Play is the work of childhood”
~ Maria Montessori