Congratulations to Okemos Public Montessori at Central for  being named a "2016 National Blue Ribbon School" by the U.S. Department of Education!! 

A Tradition of Quality
Okemos Public Schools have an extraordinary track record for high quality education. The Okemos Public Montessori classrooms, while differing in method than a traditional classroom, are no different in their goal for excellence in education.


Welcome to Okemos Public Montessori @ Central! 

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"We do not believe in the educative power of words and commands alone, but seek cautiously, and almost without the child's knowing it, to guide his natural activity."
- Dr. Maria Montessori


Picture Day - FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30th

Order today at mylifetouch.com  

Enter Picture Day ID: LM416090Y0

Life Touch pictures will be taken in the Library.

  Please contact your child's teacher for scheduled times. 


Enrollment timelines, including tours dates & other registration  information, will be updated on this site in February 2017.

Please check back then!

 Montessori grades K to 4th - Registration has closed for 2016 -17  

We do not have any openings in the Begindergarten,

 Montessori Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd or 3rd grade programs. 

For information on Montessori 3 & 4 yr old please call 706-5023 or email kim.burchman@okemosk12.net .

In-District Residents - For more information on enrolling your student at their "home" school please click here

Schools of Choice - please click here for more information.


 3 & 4 yr old  (Preprimary/Kindergarten, "PPK") & Child Care 

Enrollment information, including timelines, tuition & application process is provided by Okemos Community Education Childcare Registrar, Kim Burchman. Her contact information is kim.burchman@okemosk12.net or 517-706-5023. Frequently Asked Questions - please click here.

The Begindergarten enrollment period has closed.  

The roster is full for the 2016-17 school year.

Kindly contact your "home" school for Kindergarten registration, if interested.

For more information on your home school please click here.  

Additional information on the 2017-18 Begindergarten  program will be posted here after Kindergarten Round-ups.  Schools of Choice students may apply during the district Schools of Choice window in June 2017. Click here for updates on Schools of Choice. 

FOR UPDATES - Please check back in April 2017!