Welcome to Desert Sky Montessori! Desert Sky Montessori is a non-profit (501c3), public charter school in Bend, Oregon and the first tuition-free Montessori elementary school in Central Oregon.

About Us

At Desert Sky Montessori, our vision is to see students empowered to share their unique gifts with the world.

Desert Sky Montessori provides all children an environment for joyful exploration that fosters self-discovery and a life-long love of learning.

Read more About Desert Sky Montessori Elementary Education in Bend, Oregon

Meet Our Staff

As a public Montessori school, our faculty are highly trained in both the Montessori method as well as credentialed for public school teaching. Learn more about our faculty on the Teachers page.

Our Administration are here to help you with any aspect of your child’s education at our school. Learn more our Administrators here.

The Desert Sky Montessori Board of Directors is an active group of parent and community volunteers that govern the school and welcome your volunteer support at any time. Learn more about our Board of Directors.

For Parents

We are accepting applications for grades K – 4 for the 2018 – 2019 school year!

We are in the pre-planning process of opening a preschool program which will serve children ages 3 – 6. We are now accepting expressions of interest for preschool. If you have a 3 or 4 year old that you would like to attend our tuition-based preschool please email your child’s details to info@dsmontessori.org.

If you are interested in enrolling your child(ren) at Desert Sky Montessori, please visit the Desert Sky Montessori Application page or the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) if you are just getting to know our school.

If your children are already enrolled, the For Parents menu item has many resources for you including the online school calendar, Before/After School Club, Volunteer opportunities and more!

Contact Us

We would love to hear from you! If you have any questions or want to get in touch, please call Desert Sky Montessori at 541.350.2090 or use our contact form.