University Montessori School

University Montessori School


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Center Director: Cecelia McGregor

University Montessori
101 Russell Place
Irvine, CA 92617

Phone: 949.854.6030
Fax: 949.854.0528

NAEYC Accreditation Number: 292556
CA State License # 300606918 & 300606919
Our standards of excellence, program development, staff selection, and parent rapport led the University of California, Irvine to choose our program to build and operate University Montessori on their campus. This public/private partnership is the first of its kind and a national program model . The winner of two architectural awards, University Montessori serves children from 3 months through first grade.

Note: This school provides a priority placement to UC, Irvine staff, faculty and students at this and our other locations. Please call for waiting list information.

Montessori Schools of Irvine Monthly Tuition Rates

Tuition Rates 2019-2020 (Effective Sept. 1, 2019)

Infants $1,875/mo.
(3 mos. – 1 yr./walking)

Toddlers $1,825/mo. 
(walking to 3 years)

Full Day Preschool $1,545/.mo
(2.9 yrs. and toilet taught -5 yrs.)

Kindergarten $1,575/mo.
(State age requirements)

Primary $1,595/mo.
(State age requirements)

The Montessori Core program is from 9:00am - 3:00pm with complimentary childcare available for students during the operating hours of 7:00am - 6:00pm. This provides parents maximum scheduling flexibility. (Infant-Toddler programs open at 7:30 am.) All programs are Monday through Friday.

Children enrolled receive lunch, snack and complimentary childcare.

Tuition rates have traditionally been set in September for a full calendar year, however, are subject to change with 30 days posted notice.

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