Admission process


                        ACCEPTANCE OF A CHILD IS BASED ON SEVERAL FACTORS, AMONG THEM ARE THE MATCH OF THE FAMILY’S AND THE SCHOOL’S EDUCATIONAL GOALS FOR THE CHILD AND PARENTAL INVOLVEMENT IN THE EDUCATIONAL PROJECT.  

ONE OF OUR GOALS IS TO MAINTAIN GENDER AND AGE BALANCE WITHIN THE CLASSROOMS.  

WE ASK THAT YOUR CHILD COMPLETES A MINIMUM 3 YEAR TERM OF MONTESSORI SCHOOL CYCLE:

01. BECOME FAMILIAR WITH MONTESSORI PHILOSOPHY
Explore our website to find out more about Valencia Montessori School and Montessori philosophy resources.
02. COMPLETE THE WAITING LIST FORM
                  Only applications completed in its entirety will be considered. Please note that depending on the stage a family is applying for, it may be required to submit further                      documentation within the allotted time.
03. COME IN FOR A MEET AND GREET VISIT
After receiving the application, the admissions team will contact the family to invite them to a Meet and Greet to learn more about the school.
04.INDIVIDUAL PARENT INTERVIEWS
The appropriate stage coordinator will organize an individual interview with families that we feel share our values and beliefs.
05.RECEIVE A FORMAL OFFER AND LETTER OF ACCEPTANCE
Accepted families will receive a placement offer.  When it is accepted by the families, an official warm welcome from our admissions team will be sent.
06. COMPLETE REGISTRATION DOCUMENTS 
After acceptance, families will need to complete any other necessary documents within the indicated time frame.
07.JOIN OUR COMMUNITY 
Before the beginning of the school year, parents will be invited to ‘Back to School Night’ to meet their child’s guides and see the classroom.

Applications are accepted year round. In the event that spots are not available, all applicants will be placed on our waiting list.  

As an international and Montessori school, our available spots are in high demand, as such early application is recommended.

VMS welcomes new students every year and announces admission acceptance in spring.