Admissions

Ocean State Montessori School admits students of any sex, race, creed, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. Ocean State Montessori School does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, creed, color, national or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship programs, or other school-administered programs.  Ocean State Montessori School does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, creed, color, national or ethnic origin in the employment of its faculty, administrative staff, and other employees.

Start with a Visit

Parents are strongly encouraged to visit the OSMS prior to submitting an application for admission. Our philosophy and classrooms are quite different from traditional schools. Visiting and observing is the best way to fully understand what we are about. This will help you to determine if our school is the one that best meets your educational goals for your child. The Planning Your Visit page provides more information on this important first step

The Admissions Process

The admissions process is slightly different for WeeThrees/Primary (ages 3 to 6) and Elementary (grades 1 through 6). These pages explain the admission process for each of these groups.
Wee Threes/Primary Program Admissions (preschool - Kindergarten)
Elementary Admissions
(Grades 1-6)

Tuition and Costs

The Tuition and Costs page summarizes the tuition for each of our programs, including extended day programs.

Financial Aid

The Financial Aid page offers information about funding options.

Frequently Asked Questions

You are not alone in having questions about our school and its admissions process. We have assembled a collection of the most commonly asked questions on our FAQ page.