Welcome to Admissions!


We are delighted that you are interested in learning more about Valley Montessori School. We recognize that choosing the right school for your family is not an easy decision, but it can be an exciting time and we look forward to working with you through this process. We love introducing new families to our community and to the lifelong benefits of a Montessori education. The best way for you to discover what inspires and empowers our students is to experience our Montessori classrooms in action. We invite you to witness the way we encourage independence, leadership, and a true love of learning within a safe and nurturing community.

In addition to a tour, we offer several opportunities for parents to get to know our school and our community.

  • Summer Camps offered June through August
  • Harvest Festival: October 4, 2019 from 3:00 – 6:30pm
  • The Montessori Journey: Saturday, November 16, 2019 from 8:30am – 1:30pm
  • Open House: Friday, January 17, 2020 from 9:30am – 11:00am
  • Toddler – 5th Grade Curriculum Night: January 23, 2020 at 6pm
  • Middle School Curriculum Night: January 30, 2020 at 6pm

Valley Montessori partners with Ravenna for our online applications and event registration. To begin your Admission Process – including tours, Open House registration, and more – click here.

We enjoy getting to know families and we look forward to meeting you soon! Our goal is to help you feel supported throughout your admissions journey. Should you have any questions, contact us at


Elyssa Bishop                       Tracie Scharlemann
Director of Admissions       Admissions and Engagement Coordinator




Non-Discrimination Pledge: Valley Montessori School does not discriminate on the basis of ethnic or religious background, race, gender, disability, age or sexual orientation in its educational program or admission practice. The Board of Trustees and the staff are committed to a school environment that is free of any type of discrimination and harassment.