Our school is open Monday thru Thursday from 8:30am to 3:30pm. We follow a 10-month instructional calendar. The first day of school is the Tuesday after Labor Day and the last day of school is the Friday before Father’s Day.
Typical Schedule (subject to change, based on student needs/interests)
8:30 - 9:00 AM ~ Flexible Arrival
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM ~ Work Cycle
12:00 - 1:30 PM ~ Lunch and Recess
1:30 - 3:00 PM ~ Work Cycle
3:00 - 3:30 PM ~ Recess
3:30 PM ~ Dismissal
Annual Tuition: $7250 Additional Fees:
$100 non-refundable enrollment feefor new families.
$150materials fee for all families (paid annually).
Enrollment requirements (kept on file) for each child are as follows:
Emergency contacts. These contacts will be a back-up if the parent is not available in case of sickness, injury, or emergency (parents are to complete in Brightwheel app)
Health Appraisal (signed and dated by child’s physician) and current Immunization Record.
* Exemptions are granted for medical and other objections, provided that the waiver forms are properly prepared and signed. Forms for these exemptions are available at Kalamazoo County Health and Community Services. To make an appointment, please contact (269) 373-5198.
We use Brightwheel, a secure, online system for receiving tuition payments. Instructions and links to set-up will be included. Gift of Grace Montessori operates on the tuition and fees paid for services. It is the responsibility of each family to ensure that tuition payments arrive on time. There is no reduction in fees due to illness, absence, emergency situations, or inclement weather.
Gift of Grace Montessori (within Voyage Church) 6339 Atlantic Avenue Kalamazoo, Michigan 49009