Palisades Montessori offers the following programs for 2-1/2 to 5 year-old students:

  • Two-Day Program (Monday and Tuesday mornings, 9AM-12PM)
  • Three-Day Program (Wednesday-Friday mornings, 9AM-12PM)
  • Five-Day Program (Monday-Friday mornings, 9AM-12PM)

Palisades Montessori also offers the following add-on programs for enrolled students:

  • Extended Day Program (12PM-3PM)
  • Lunch Program (12PM-1PM)
  • Occasional camps during winter and spring break weeks

Children must be thirty (30) months old to begin school with us! Children between the ages of 30 months and three may enroll in the two-day program, or any other program. Children three or older must select the three-day or five-day program.

To learn more about the Montessori method, and how it compares to other mainstream preschool methods, please visit the following webpages:

The admissions process is as follows:

Applications are accepted online via our secure application form on a rolling basis. You may apply at any time, and we encourage you to apply early. Once you submit an application, it will be added to our wait list. There is a non-refundable $50 application fee (check or credit card) required upon submission of each application.

Prospective parents/guardians must attend an Open House in order to be considered for admission. Open House dates are published each September on our online calendar. If you cannot attend an Open House, please contact us about arranging a time for your visit. If your family is overseas, please inquire about a video conference visit.

Admission decisions are emailed on March 1 of each calendar year. A $250 non-refundable enrollment fee and a $1,000 non-refundable tuition deposit will be due upon your acceptance of admission. Registration is for the entire school year.

Enrollment may not commence until all required forms and fees have been received. Please visit the Forms page for links to all required forms.

Palisades Montessori does not discriminate on the basis or race, religion or creed. We are committed to seeking a diverse student population including children from a variety of racial, ethnic, religious and socioeconomic backgrounds. Children with special needs that we are able to accommodate within our program are welcome.

To view forms and apply for admission, visit our Forms page.