Mary Lake Motessori Preschool



Mary Lake Montessori is open from 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Preschool hours are 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and 4K hours are 7:40 a.m. to 10:20 a.m. and 11:35 a.m. to 2:15 p.m.


Approximate Schedule for Preschoolers:

7:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. Free choice, children arriving
Preschool 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
4K 7:40 a.m. to 10:20 a.m. &
11:35 a.m. to 2:15 p.m.
Preschool/4K Program—Throughout the course of the morning and afternoon program, each classroom incorporates the following activities: group time for discussion of calendar, topic of the week, attendance, stories and songs, snack, art projects, outside play and individual activity time for working on math and language, sensorial and practical life lessons.
11:15 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Lunch, story
12:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. Nap time/quiet activity (For those children under 5 years old, nap time is required.)
2:15 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Story, Snack
3:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Outside play, free play
Approximate Schedule for Afterschoolers:

3:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Arrival, Snack
3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Outside play, planned activity, free play, opportunity to do homework

Summer Schedule

Throughout the day, art activities, free choice and outside play as well as weekly field trips for the Afterschool children are scheduled. Children are divided into age-appropriate groups and age-appropriate activities are planned. Preschoolers follow a similar schedule as the school year program. For more information, please contact the school.

Enrollment for any of the programs are accepted and filled in this order:

  1. Preschool/4K with extended care
  2. Preschool/4K
  3. Kindergarten through Fourth grade Extended Care
Fees are subject to change at the start of each new session. Preschoolers enrolled to begin after the start of the fall Semester are required to pay full fees from September to the start date to retain a position in the program if there is a waiting list.

Programs & Fees

Preschool Only*:

3 days per week $138.00 per week
4 days per week $148.00 per week
5 days per week $158.00 per week
4K 10:20 a.m.-11:00 a.m. $56.25 per week

Preschool Plus Extended Care*:
3 full days per week $221.00 per week
4 full days per week $231.00 per week
5 full days per week $241.00 per week

Drop-in fees (for unscheduled days): Full Day $75.00 per day; less than 5 hours $15/hour.

Afterschool Care**: Full Day Kindergarten through Fourth Grade - $92.00 per week Summer Fees for Afterschool-Age children as above for preschool groups.

There is a $30.00 registration fee/family/year. There is a $150.00 supply fee/preschool child/year.