Visiting MFS

All families who are considering Montessori Family School are highly encouraged to visit, to get a first-hand sense of the school’s programs, and meet the members of the MFS community.

Tours and Open Houses

Tours and Open Houses offer a wonderful opportunity to observe students and teachers in the classroom during a normal school day. During your tour or Open House, we will introduce you to MFS, explain the application process, and answer any questions you may have.

  • Tours of both campuses begin in mid-October, 2016.
  • Tours of the Berkeley Campus (Preschool/Pre-K/K) will be held on most Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30am-10:30am.
  • Tours of the El Cerrito Campus (Kindergarten Transition – 8th Grade) will be held on most Wednesdays from 9:30am-10:45am.

Upcoming Open Houses

Berkeley Campus:

  • Saturday, October 29th from 9:00am-12:00pm.  Admission Open House and Curriculum Tour.  Prospective families are encouraged to come at 9:00am for a tour of the school and then stay for our Curriculum Tour from 10:00am-12:00pm.
  • Saturday, January 7th from 10:00am-12:00pm.  Admissions Open House.

El Cerrito Campus:

  • Saturday, October 15th from 10:00am-12:00pm.  Admissions Open House.
  • Saturday, November 5th from 9:00am-12:00pm.  Admission Open House and Curriculum Tour.  Prospective families are encouraged to come at 9:00am for a tour of the school and then stay for our Curriculum Tour from 10:00am-12:00pm.
  • Wednesday, December 7th from 4:00pm-5:30pm.  Admissions Open House.
  • Thursday, March 2nd from 3:30pm-5:30pm.  Admissions Open House and El Cerrito Open Classroom. 

During your Tour or Open House, you will have the chance to speak with the Head of School and our Director of Admissions, to learn more about MFS and the Montessori philosophy.

To RSVP for an Tour or Open House please call our Director of Admissions, Yvette at (510) 236-8802 or click the button below:

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