Admissions Procedures


Tours are given on a weekly basis on Tuesday mornings from 9:00 – 10:00 am. They are by reservation only and are for adults only. To see tour dates and make your tour reservation, please schedule online here: Schedule a Tour

Classroom Observations
Classroom observations are scheduled in person after you have completed a tour. They are offered once a month on Wednesday mornings from 9:00 – 10:00 am. For a list of observation dates, see here: Tours and Observations.
You can submit the Online Application after you have completed the tour and classroom observation. Completed applications must be accompanied by a non-refundable fee of $150. The deadline for the first round of acceptances is February 14th, 2019.
Applications are reviewed in February. Current family re-enrollment is completed by February 8th, 2019 and new family acceptance letters will be emailed on or by March 8th, 2019. The common reply date is April 3rd, 2019.
The school accepts qualified students regardless of race, religion or ethnic origins. The school accepts those qualified students who, in the opinion of the school, will have success in the program and will enhance the classes for which they are applicants.
Applicants will be given priority in the following order:
  1. Qualified siblings of students continuing at St. Catherine’s Montessori
  2. Qualified applicants from other Montessori schools
  3. All other qualified applicants
The need to balance classes by age and gender is of the utmost importance. Please see Admissions Policy for further details.
For additional questions, please call Julie McLarry at (713)665.2195 or e-mail her at