Our Kensington Campus is located within walking distance of the Kensington Library, the UC Berkeley Blake Garden project and is a wonderful environment to explore with the children. We are proud of the nature that surrounds our school and incorporate the native species of wildlife and vegetation in our classrooms. We offer classes for Toddler, Preschool and TK/Kindergarten aged children.
- 🌎 Spanish Language
- 💃 Dance & Body Movement
- 🧘♂️ Yoga & Mindfulness
COVID-19 Policies & Precautions
Growing Light Montessori School of Kensington is now open and operating with updated procedures and policies for the safety of our students, teachers, families and community. For more information related to how we are operating to minimize the risks and spread of infection please refer to our GLMS COVID-19 Policies document, which is kept up-to-date as guidelines continue to evolve.
Our registration process, as outlined below, has been mindfully structured to ensure an efficient and secure setup with thoughtful placement for each student. Thank you for your consideration and we look forward to learning more about your family soon!
1. 💻 Apply Online
Please complete an online application and pay the non-refundable $60 application fee. Please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have! [We are currently offering a reduced application fee of $45 for any applications submitted.]
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2. 🏫 School Tour
Once we receive your application we will contact you to schedule a tour for your family to visit our campus and meet the teachers. Each tour is private, custom tailored to your family and lasts approximately 1 hour with one of our Directors. [We are currently offering distanced tours when the children are not in the classrooms.]
3. 📝 Complete Financial Policies Packet & Deposit
Upon the confirmation of your enrollment you will be provided with the Financial Policies Packet, which consists of the Contract, Rate Sheet, Financial Policies, Admission Policies, Deposit & Materials Fee, to be signed and returned to the Admissions Director.
4. 📝 Complete Registration Packet
Please review, complete and sign all pages included in the Registration Packet, including the Parent Handbook, as well as return the Physician’s Health History Report.
5. 👩🏫 First Day of School!
The following is made available to provide easy access to our school schedules, rate sheets, and registration documents.