School Hours and Calendar

School Hours

Children's House:

8:15 - 2:30 Monday - Friday

Lower Elementary:

8:00 - 3:00 Monday - Friday

Extended Care:

Beginning at 7:30  Monday - Friday

Ending at  5:30 Monday - Friday

School Calendar

The academic year and holiday breaks are aligned with the Walton County School District calendar. 

2018-2019 Calendar

Tuition and Fees


$7,800 for Children's House
$8,500 for Lower Elementary

Payment options: Annual, Biannual, and Monthly

Non-Refundable Application Fee:
$100 - applied toward tuition for those enrolled

Non-Refundable Tuition Deposit:
$500 - applied toward tuition

Extended Care:
$6 / hour - Registered and Prepaid

$9 / hour - Drop In (based on availability)

Admissions & Enrollment

Complete and submit the Prospective Family Inquiry linked below and we will contact you to schedule a tour or a visit during an open house.

Classrooms observations will be scheduled for parents/guardians, followed by a conversation with the Head of School to discuss questions and impressions about the Montessori classroom.

Complete and submit the application provided during the classroom observation with the application fee. If your child is enrolled, the application fee will be applied toward tuition.

After the application is completed, we will contact you to schedule a meeting with the Head of School and Classroom teacher.


Prospective students ages 5 and older will be invited to experience the classroom during the work cycle, with time afterwards to meet with the classroom teacher.

Families that are accepted will be invited to complete and submit an Enrollment Agreement with an enrollment deposit, which will be applied toward tuition.

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Sweetbay Montessori School welcomes all students and does not exclude, deny admission to, or otherwise discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, nationality, religion, cultural heritage, political beliefs, marital status, sexual orientation, or disability for participation in, or receipt of the services under any of its programs and activities.