Covid-19 presents new challenges, and we want our school to be a safe place for learning and teaching.
Please visit our COVID-19 page for up to date information regarding the current status of our school.
CMS is currently open on a modified schedule. (Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, 9am-12pm) Our roster is full for the 2020-2021 school year.
If you would like your child to be on the waiting list for future academic years, please read each section carefully BEFORE you apply.
All questions regarding your application or wait list status should be sent to email@example.com. Please do not call the school and leave a message with admission questions.
I'm interested in your school! What should I do?
1. Fill out our digital application.
This is the first step for those who are interested in our program. It is the only way to be placed on our waitlist. If you have already sent in a printed application prior to January 15, 2021, please fill out a digital application and send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Your original application date will be applied to your digital application.
2. Schedule a tour. (2/24/21: Tours are currently unavailable due to current safety guidelines.)
The year before the school year you are applying for, email the school to schedule a tour with your child. Tours begin in October.
3. Keep your application up to date.
If any of your personal information changes (mailing address, phone number, etc) please email , do not send in an additional application. The director will make changes to your original application. Email updates directly to our school at the email listed above.
Please note: Our school is closed mid-June through the beginning of September. All inquiries must be made to email@example.com.
Applications sent as email attachments will not be accepted.
The Children's Montessori School is not responsible for any applications that are not properly submitted.
When will I be notified if there is space for my child?
Enrollment typically begins for currently enrolled families in December and January. Enrollment for new families typically begins in January and February. If there is space available, you will be notified by our school's director. At that time you will be asked to drop off a $50.00 non-refundable registration fee/form within 14 days to reserve your child's space. Your check and registration fee from (which will be sent to you via email) should be dropped off at our physical address. We reserve the right to balance the class by age and gender.
***2/24/21 enrollment procedures for 2021-22 have been delayed due to COVID, we thank you for your patience. Students on our waitlist should expect to be notified during the month of March (late March)/April.
Is my child ready for school?
Current Enrollment Status
To enter and remain in The Children's Montessori School your child must:
*be able to listen to and comply with teacher requests.
*be able to use the bathroom independently.
*be 3 years of age by the first day of the school year you are applying for. *be under the age of 6 by the first day of the school year you are applying for.
Our roster is full for the 2020-2021 school year. If spaces become available, we will contact students who are already on our waiting list. If you would like your child to be on the waiting list for future academic years, please fill out an application. Due to CMS right to balance our classes by age and gender, we are unable to disclose where your child is on our waitlist.
In order to be placed on our waitlist, please submit a digital application. If you have already submitted a paper application prior to 1/15/21, please contact the director at cmsportangeles.com. You will receive an email confirming your application has been submitted upon approval by the schools director. Please allow 1-2 weeks for approval. Only families who have been confirmed on our roster by the school's director will be asked to send in a registration fee. If you are already on our waitlist, only contact the school (email only) if you need to update information on your application such as phone number, address, etc. Please do not submit additional applications. We only accept ONE application per child (you do not need to fill out additional applications for each school year) . Additional applications will be declined.
Please direct all enrollment questions to