Admissions

Thank you for your interest in Sunstone Montessori School! We are here to help you learn more about our school and guide you through our admissions process. Let’s get started.

Enrollment Availability

2024-25 Milwaukie Campus:

  • We are now enrolling our Toddler program (ages 16-36 months) and Middle School (ages 12-15 years), at our new Milwaukie campus, for the 2024-25 school year. Please email our admissions staff with your interest and we will contact you to schedule a tour.

2024-25 Woodstock Campus:

  • We have four spaces in our Lower Elementary program (ages 6-9 years) for students with prior Montessori experience. Please email our admissions staff with your interest and we will contact you to schedule a tour.
  • Our Toddler and Children’s House programs at our Woodstock campus are FULL for the 2024-25 school year. Tour scheduling for the 2025-26 school year will open in September 2024. We encourage you to check back then.

Easy Two-Step Admissions Process

  1. Take a Tour and Meet with Head of School, Cathy Elliott, or in the case of our Middle School program, Peter Oviatt, our Middle School Program Director and Sciences & Humanities Guide.
  2. Submit Your Online Application

Take a Tour

Toddler Program (ages 16 months – 3 years) – Milwaukie Campus

  • We are currently enrolling two Toddler classrooms at our new Milwaukie campus for the 2024-25 school year.
  • Renovations of the Milwaukie campus are scheduled for this summer, in time for doors to open in September 2024.
  • Please email our admissions staff with your interest and we will contact you to schedule a tour.
  • We look forward to sharing Sunstone with you!

Middle School (ages 12-15 years) – Milwaukie Campus

  • We are currently enrolling our Middle School program at our Milwaukie campus for the 2024-25 school year.
  • Renovations of the new campus are scheduled for this summer, in time for doors to open in September 2024.
  • Please email our admissions staff with your interest and we will contact you to schedule a tour.
  • We look forward to sharing Sunstone with you!

Lower Elementary (ages 6-9 years) – Woodstock Campus

  • We have a few spots available in our Lower Elementary program for the 2024-25 school year for students with prior Montessori experience.
  • Please email our admissions staff with your interest and we will contact you to schedule a tour.
  • We look forward to sharing Sunstone with you!

Toddler and Children’s House – Woodstock Campus

  • Our Toddler and Children’s House programs at our Woodstock campus are full for the 2024-25 school year.
  • Tour scheduling for the 2025-26 school year will open in September 2024. We encourage you to check back then.
  • If you have further enrollment questions, please email our admissions team. We are happy to answer any questions you may have.

Submit Your Application

After you’ve had a tour we will invite you to submit an online application.

Our online application process is easy. We encourage families to apply online as it simplifies submission and provides parents a tool for tracking the status of their admission. A non-refundable fee of $125 must be submitted with each application.

We welcome applications for the 2024-25 school year beginning in October 2023. Applications submitted by February 15, 2024, are given priority consideration.


Acceptance and Enrollment

Once you are accepted, you will receive an acceptance letter and enrollment contract. Typically acceptance letters for the next school year are sent out in March. A completed enrollment contract will reserve your child’s space at Sunstone Montessori!


Contact Us with Any Questions

We are here to help. Please email admissions@sunstonemontessori.org with any questions you may have and we will be happy to answer! Please include your child’s first name and date of birth (mm/dd/yyyy) in your email. Our classrooms are multi-age and this information helps us to better answer your questions. Thank you!

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