An Independent Boston Day School for Students in Toddler–Sixth Grade
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Elementary Admission

Kingsley Montessori School's Elementary Program consists of the Lower Elementary level, ages 6–9, and the Upper Elementary level, ages 9–12. Kingsley accepts applications at all levels, so we encourage you to apply as soon as possible. Below you'll find the answers to some common questions and links to the next steps in the admissions process.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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  • Q: Is Financial Aid available?

    Yes. Please review the process for financial aid.
  • Q: What happens during the Student Visit Day in February?

    We enjoy spending time with our Elementary applicants and finding out about their interests and developing math, language, and social skills. First Grade applicants visit for an hour at Exeter. Second through Sixth Grade applicants visit for half a day at Exeter, including lunch.
  • Q: How should I prepare my child for his or her visit?

    Children of this age are often aware that they may be changing schools and benefit from your support and encouragement when preparing to visit. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a typical morning at Kingsley as they feel comfortable and able. Applicants are hosted by a Kingsley student while in the classroom when they will meet new friends and spend time with teachers.
After we receive your application, we will set up your Parent Visit which includes a tour, half hour classroom observation, and a conversation afterward.

Child Visit - see details in Elementary FAQ.

Admission decision notification is emailed to families on March 10. Families have until April 10 to enroll.

Questions? Email Kate Kimball, Director of Admissions & Enrollment Management.

Admissions Dates

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  • January 31

    Application, Application Fee, and Photo due
    AISNE Student Evaluation Form due from current school
    Progress reports and records due from current school
  • February

    We will schedule your child’s visit to Kingsley on Admissions Day in February. Toddler Program candidates visit the classroom with one parent or caregiver in small groups for 30 minutes. Three- and four-year-old candidates visit in small groups without an adult. Kindergarten and First Grade applicants visit in larger groups for one hour. Students applying to Grades 2–6 visit for half a day at Exeter Street.
  • March 7

    Admission Decisions Sent to Toddler and P3 Families
  • March 8

    Admission Decisions Sent to P4–Grade 6 Families
  • March 21

    Toddler and P3 Family Reply to Kingsley
  • April 10

    P4–Grade 6 Family Reply to Kingsley

Financial Aid Dates

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Kingsley Montessori School
Toddler–Grade 6
Admissions: 617-226-4927
admissions@kingsley.org
Campus Locations:
30 Fairfield Street
26 Exeter Street
Boston, MA 02116
Main Phone: 617-226-4900
Fax: 
617-247-1417