Admission Timeline & Tuition

NIA House Montessori is currently accepting new students for Fall 2020. NHM follows the guidelines under the Department of Education and requires kindergarten students to be five-years-old on or by August 15, 2020.

Our timeline for new families entering at the beginning of the enrollment school year is:

November 2, 2019– Open House

November–February- Interest meetings conducted

January 15, 2020- Application Deadline

March 15, 2020- Acceptance emails sent

August 10-13, 2020 –Transition Camp (required for new students)

August 17, 2020 – Official school year begins

Please fill out the information under “contact us” to schedule a tour. Tours are held on Wednesdays and Fridays. After your tour, we will schedule an observation for your child for half a day. Our admissions process takes 2-3 weeks. We will contact you with the enrollment status of your child.


Our number one priority has been, and always will be, offering a high quality affordable Montessori education to students of families who otherwise would not be able to afford to attend a private Montessori school. NIA House Montessori School is committed to charging one of the lowest tuition rates for privately funded Montessori schools in Nashville, Tennessee.

School Year runs August 2019 – May 2020
School Hours 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

tuition by Class Type

Pre Primary Class (ages 2-4), $9,009.00

Primary Class (ages 3-6), $7,854.00

Lower Elementary Class, $9,240.00

Additional Fees

Application Fee, *$100.00 Due before observation

Security Deposit, *$200.00

Supply Fee, $150.00

Rest cot Fee, $50.00

* Non refundable

Extended Creative Learning Program 3-5:30 pm
child must be 3 years old

Full Time (Cooking, Science Lab, Music, Spanish), $268.00/month

3 Day, $200/ month

1 Day Music Class, $65/ month