Admissions Procedure

WMS Admissions Timeline Procedure Infographic Westside Montessori School Houston TX


Step 1 – Application

Parent applies online and submits a non-refundable $100 fee. Student is automatically placed on our waiting list.

Step 2 – Recommendations / Records Request

K-8 applicants will receive a request to complete a recommendation/records request.

   What to submit:
   • Standardize test scores
   • Teacher recommendation(s)
   • Current and previous years’ report cards
   • Transcript (Attendance, Behavior Report, Special Education, 504)

Step 3 – Assessment

As soon as an opening is available, Westside Montessori School will notify the family to schedule an assessment to determine the child’s possible readiness, class placement, and date of admission.

Step 4 – Assessment Results

A communication with assessment results will be provided within 10 business days.

Step 5 – Decision Letter

A letter will be sent informing family of status, family contract, and non-refundable registration fees invoice.

Step 6 – Family Response

Family confirms acceptance or declines within two weeks after receiving letter.

$200 registration fee is required upon acceptance.

A tuition deposit equal to one month’s tuition is required upon enrollment.  This deposit may be applied to your last month’s tuition with 30 days written notice of withdrawal.

Supply/Activity Fee – Please view our Tuition and Fees for more information regarding annual supply and activity fees by division.

Fees are due upon enrollment and on August 1st each successive year of attendance. All fees listed above are non-refundable.

Step 7 – Orientation

Parents attend an orientation with the Head of School.

Step 8 – Trial Period

Immunization and current medical records are required prior to the child’s first day of attendance.All new students are accepted on a six-week trial basis. Tuition and fees are non-refundable.



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