Timeline & Tuition

Admissions for our Primary Program is currently closed. Please join our mailing list in order to receive the latest information regarding admissions and enrollment for both the Primary  Program and Toddler Program. Our Toddler Program will be for children aged 18 months- 3 years old and will launch beginning in January 2019.

Admissions Timline

1 - Submit Application

Applications for Admissions are accepted on a rolling admissions timeline. Please note, Applications are currently closed for the Primary Program for the 2018-19 school year.  Applications for the toddler program are currently open. Please indicate on your application which program and which schedule you are applying for. If you are applying for any year other than the 2018-19 or 19-20 school year, please indicate this on your application.

Please note: a $50 application fee must be submitted in order for your application to be processed.

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- Enrollment

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

Admissions decisions will be emailed in February. Admissions decisions will either be “accepted”, or “waitlisted”. Families that have been accepted will be given 3 weeks to make an enrollment decision, at which point spaces will be offered to those on the waitlist. Priority admissions is always given to siblings, and families needing Full Day or Extended Full Day care.

2019-2020 School Year Tuition

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

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

Primary: $11,500 / Yr (8am-12pm)


Toddler:  (no offering)

Primary: $12,200 / Yr (8am-1pm)


Toddler: $16,700 / Yr (8am-3pm)

Primary: $16,000 / Yr (8am-3pm)


Toddler: $18,600 / Yr (8am-6pm)

Primary: $18,000 / Yr (8am-6pm)



*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, dance, Mandarin, and Spanish. More information regarding enrichment programs will be available upon enrollment.


Tuition may be paid monthly, 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