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Montessori Program

2016-17 Montessori Preschool and Kindergarten

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Montessori is an alternative program offered for preschool and Kindergarten age children. The curriculum is a blend of the Montessori philosophy and the UCS Learning Standards. Maria Montessori’s timeless philosophy guides children’s learning in a nurturing environment. Children learn by manipulating materials, which develop meaningful practical skills and academic knowledge.  Creativity, respect, reasonable behavior, self-discipline, and self-motivation are encouraged. Classes are multi-age. It is important to note that participation in this program does not guarantee future placement at Messmore Elementary School.

Age Requirements:

Nursery - 3 years on or before September 1, 2016 
(or December 1 with waiver)
Preschool - 4 years on or before September 1, 2016 
(or December 1 with waiver) 
Children must be independently toilet trained without pull-ups or diapers.

Schedule:

Five mornings or afternoons per week, three hour sessions.

Registration & Tuition 

Registration fee is $105.  Tuition is $395 a month.  The last month is due at registration and the first month is due before September 15th.   The remaining 7 payments are due by the 15th of the month, October - April. Tuition must be paid to date throughout the school year. There is no charge for Kindergarten students.
(Late fee - $25, Credit Card declines - $5) 

The following information will be required during registration: 

  • Child's name
  • Date of birth
  • Home address
  • Phone number
  • Credit card (Visa, MasterCard or Discover)
  • E-mail address

Enrollment contingent upon proof of residence (driver's license and current tax bill or lease agreement).

Contact Us:
8:00am-4:30pm  
Phone: (586) 797-4660     
Email: EC@UticaK12.org  

Early Childhood Payments Phone: (586) 797-6983 

Locations:

All program locations and times are subject to change.

Messmore Elementary School
8742 Dill Sterling Heights, MI 48312
Beacon Tree Elementary School
55885 Schoenherr Rd.  Shelby Township, MI 48315

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