We're thrilled that you are interested
in Telluride Mountain School!
PROCESS AND APPLICATION
Please submit an online inquiry or call us at 970.728.1969 ext 14.
The best way to learn about Telluride Mountain School is to spend time with us, schedule a campus
visit and see the school in action. Parents of children who will be attending preschool should plan on
visiting without their child.
Please submit an online application with a $50 non-refundable application fee.
Student Shadow Day
Students in grades 1st – 12th are encouraged to spend a day or half-day at the school to experience
what it is like to attend Telluride Mountain School.
Telluride Mountain School’s admissions process is designed to ensure that a prospective student is
a good fit with the school’s culture and academic requirements. The Admissions Committee is, first
and foremost, interested in identifying candidates who possess a strong desire to learn and who
demonstrate a positive response to the school’s nurturing, multi-age environment.
Telluride Mountain School admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin or sexual
orientation, and to all of the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made
available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of color, race, national or
ethnic origin in the administration of its educational and admissions policies nor in any of its other
Admissions decisions are made on a rolling basis.
If your child is accepted, a non-refundable deposit of $500 (Montessori) $1,200 (grades 1-8) $2,000 (grades 9-12) is required within 30
days of the student’s written or verbal acceptance. All deposits must be accompanied by a signed
enrollment contract reserving the student’s seat and guaranteeing payment for the entire year’s tuition.
Re-enrollment decisions for students currently enrolled are made in late winter of each year, prior to
the admission of new students. Families will be offered a new enrollment contract for the upcoming
year, which must be returned within 30 days of the written offer of re-enrollment.