When you enroll your child at Central Montessori Academy, you are not only selecting a wonderful school with more than three decades of experience in Montessori education, you are also investing in an educational experience that will last a lifetime.

Tuition & Fees

Tuition Schedule 2017-18

Pre-Primary (Preschool and Kindergarten)
Five days, Full-day (8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
($965 per month over 10 months)
$9,650
Four days, Full-day (8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
($868.50 per month over 10 months)
$8,685
Three days, Full-day (8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
($825 per month over 10 months)
$8,250
Five days, Half-day* (8:30 a.m. – Noon)
($569.50 per month over 10 months)
$5,695
Four days, Half-day* (8:30 a.m. – Noon)
($512.50 per month over 10 months)
$5,125
Three days, Half-day* T, W, Th (8:30 a.m. – Noon)
($487.50 per month over 10 months)
$4,875
Elementary
Lower Elementary** (8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
($995 per month over 10 months)
$9,950
Upper Elementary** (8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
($1006.50 per month over 10 months)
$10,065

 *Part-time programs based on availability.
**Fees for additional educational services may apply.

Optional Extended Day Care Programs

Extended Day Program (Yearly)
Before Care (7:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.) $  900
After Care, Pre-Primary (4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.) $1,300
After Care, Elementary (4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.) $1,400

Discounts

  • Multi Child Discount (2 children) 10% discount on oldest child. Both children must be enrolled in five full days for the discount to apply.
  • Multi Child Discount (3+ children) 10% discount for all children
  • Preprimary children must be enrolled for five full days in order for discount to apply.

Additional Fees

  • The tuition rates you see above are all-inclusive.
  • CMA does not currently charge any additional student fees for supplies, technology, guest speakers or field trips for standard program offerings (subject to change).
  • Additional fees for special education services such as intervention services, speech therapy, and reading specialist may apply.
  • There may be additional fees charged for optional special after-school activities that are in addition to the standard program.

Deposit

  • A $200 non-refundable deposit is required at the time of enrollment. This deposit is applied against the tuition billing.

Payment Options

  • Pay in one full payment
  • Pay in 10 monthly installments (July – April)
  • Contact Our Business Office for other options:  (513) 742-5800

Central Montessori Academy is a special place for children to grow and achieve their full potential. Visit for a tour and you will see the children independently working in our unique Montessori environment, with individualized attention provided by their teachers. Check out our 5-acre campus with its natural playground, trails, and garden spaces provided for outdoor learning. Learn about why Montessori education is known for nurturing the whole child — and how effective Montessori environments can be for fostering “21st century” skills.

When you look at tuition for CMA, remember that this is an investment in your child’s future. The majority of the child’s learning happens in the early childhood years, so consider giving your child an experience that will last a lifetime.

Financial Aid

CMA does not offer merit-based financial aid at this time. CMA offers other State of Ohio Scholarships see Ohio Department of Education website for more details.