Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How can I determine if Montessori Community School is the best fit for my child?
A: Deciding if our school is the ideal fit for your child begins with a visit to MCS. During your visit, you'll have the opportunity to ask questions, explore the school’s educational philosophy, and experience the beautiful campus firsthand. Click here to schedule your visit.
Q: At what age can my child start attending the school?
A: Children as young as 18 months can enroll at MCS, all the way up to 8th grade.
Q: What is the cost of tuition?
Tuition varies based on the age of the child. For detailed information, please click here.
Q: Are half-day sessions available for my child each day?
A: Yes, both half-day and full-day options are both available for children prior to their kindergarten (elder) year.
Q: Is early drop-off or late pick-up available for my child?
A: Yes, we offer before and after-school care for all students aged 18 months to 8th grade, starting at 7:30 am and ending at 5:45 pm.
Q: When does the school year start and end?
MCS operates on a traditional school year calendar that runs from late August through mid-June with the option to enroll in Summer Camp at MCS.
Q: Is it possible for my child to start attending after the school year begins?
A: Yes, provided there is space available. Please contact us at 919.493.8541 or click here to check availability and schedule a visit to MCS. 
Q: How do I apply?
A: Please click here to apply.