Stats and Facts
Valley Montessori School was founded in 1976. We are a private, non-profit, authentic Montessori school serving more than 400 students ages 18 months through 8th grade offering a 10 month school year plus a full summer camp program. We are accredited by the American Montessori Society (AMS), the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and the California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS). In addition, VMS is a California Certified Green Business making us the only school in the Tri-Valley and just one of three in the state of California with this distinguished honor.
According to our most recent Parent Survey, our parents believe their VMS children :
- are motivated to learn – 92%
- enjoy school – 94%
- develop independence – 96%
- are respected & valued – 96%
In 2020, the global pandemic required VMS to make adaptations to our teaching format while still providing a robust curriculum. Here is a look at the financial impact of Covid.
Click here for our 2019 Annual Report.