Admissions

Admissions

The Bellevue Montessori School academic school year begins in early September and ends in mid-June. Bellevue Montessori School offers a summer program from mid-June through late August. Admission to academic and before and after school care programs are subject to contractual commitment for the entire academic year. Bellevue Montessori School charges a one-time application fee of $150 for new students only. Bellevue Montessori School does not conduct fundraising or require volunteer time.

Tuition

Tuition is an annual charge to be paid in ten equal payments, due in its entirety regardless of absence due to illness, vacations or any other circumstances. The payment schedule is as follows:

  • Payment #1 is due with the completed enrollment form and contract within 14 days of receiving the enrollment offer and is made by credit card for no additional fee. The non-refundable deposit payment is your payment for June 2019.
  • Payment #2 is due May 1st or 30 days after you submit the enrollment form, contract and deposit payment #1. This non-refundable deposit payment is your payment for May 2019. This payment may be made by automatic drafts (ACH) through Bellevue Montessori School, Hubbli.com, or directly with a check for no additional fee. Credit card payments made online through TutionExpress.com are subject to 2.5% convenience fee on all payments.
  • For later enrollments, both deposit payments are due prior to the start of the school year in September. 
  • The remaining eight payments are due the first school day of each month from September through April, either by automatic drafts (ACH) through Bellevue Montessori School, Hubbli.com, or directly with a check for no additional fee. Credit card  payments made online through TutionExpress.com are subject to 2.5% convenience fee on all payments.

Academic Program 2018-2019

Grades 1-3 8:40-3:10 $16,000
Grades 4-6 8:40-3:30 $16,250

 

Academic Program plus Childcare (*Activity Club) 2018-2019

*Activity Club at the Park Campus provides students enrolled in Activity Club before school and after-school childcare on all school days (7:30am – 8:40am and 3:00pm – 6:00pm) and full day care on certain school holidays. See School Closures and Holidays for the full schedule.

Grades 1-3 and before and after school care (7:30am to 6:00pm)

$20,000

Grades 4-6 and before and after school care (7:30am to 6:00pm)

$20,250

 

Discount for Full Year Tuition Payment

Families who chose to pay the full tuition in one payment before the start of school year may reduce the annual tuition by 3%.

Sibling Discount

When 2 students from the same family are enrolled for the same school year, the second student’s tuition will be reduced by 3%. The tuition of a third student in the same school year from the same family will be reduced by 2%. These reductions are taken on the final payment of the school year.

Application Requirements

  • Bellevue Montessori School welcomes all children. We do not discriminate with respect to race, religion, color, ancestry, national origin, gender, or physical ability.
  • Students must demonstrate a willingness and ability to cooperate with the staff and other students and meet classroom expectations.

How to Enroll In The Elementary Program

Step 1: Schedule a tour of Bellevue Montessori School’s Elementary program at the Rossano building.

(Wednesday morning at 9:30)

Step 2: Complete application form with $150 application fee

Step 3:  Submit an Evaluation Form completed by your child’s most recent teacher, and Academic records from the student’s most recent school.

Step 4:  After we receive the evaluation form and academic records, you will be contacted to schedule a half-day classroom visit for your child.

Step 5:  If your child is accepted for admission, Bellevue Montessori School will email you an Enrollment Offer according to the following schedule:

  • New student early enrollment offers February 1-28,2018
  • Current Student (and/or siblings) February 1-28, 2018
  • Rolling admission as available March 1 – August 1, 2018

Step 6: Complete the Enrollment Form and Contract and make the non-refundable first deposit payment within 14 days of receiving the enrollment offer.  The non-refundable deposit payment is your payment for June 2019.

Step 7: Make non-refundable deposit payment #2 and submit completed required forms by May 15, 2018 or 30 days after you submit the enrollment form, contract and deposit payment #1.  Deposit payment #2 is your payment for May 2018. This payment may be made by automatic drafts (ACH) through Bellevue Montessori School, Hubbli.com, or directly with a check for no additional fee. Credit card  payments made online through TuitionExpress.com are subject to 2.5% convenience fee on all payments. For later enrollments, both deposit payments are due prior to the start of the school year in September. 

The required forms are:  Health Form, Immunization (CIS), Consent for  Emergency Treatment, Photo Use Permission, Elementary Universal Permission Slip