A Nevada City / Grass Valley Montessori School! Preschool, Transitional Kindergarten, Kindergarten and enrichment programs!

We are a small, peaceful, kid’s camp and farm school dedicated to offering a nurturing learning experience for children aged 2.5 – 16 years of age.

💚 We are Open and Enrolling!💛

Part time and Full Time spots are available!

Parent Part time assistants or Co- Teachers needed for the 2022 school year, summer camp and the 2022-2023 school year.

Dates to know:

School year Enrollment: 8/16/21 – 6/01/22 

Enrolling now! :

Come join us for the 2021-2022 School Year: 

We are taking a trip around the world this year!

Starting with our back yards and studying insects and exploring the gardens we are moving outwards to see the sights, sounds, and tastes of countries around the world!

We are inviting our families to share where they come from, the countries, the customs, the music, the foods.

We are doubly blessed because we have many families who are from other countries.

Year Round Kids Camp:  June 14, 2021 – June 1, 2022

School year: August 16, 2021 – June 1, 2022

  • Enrollment form coming spring 2022

Summer Camp: June 13 – August 5, 2022

  • Enrollment form coming spring 2022

Our Programs!

School Year / Preschool, Transitional Kindergarten, Kindergarten, and Enrichment: Now Enrolling!

School year: August 16, 2021 – June 1, 2022

Oakhaven is a Parent Participation School.

Our wonderful parents help with all aspects of our day to day operations.  

We are looking for families who want to commit to a daily shifts in the classroom  weekly or bi-monthly, or to teach a specific area: Art, Music, Spanish or following your interests.

For the 2.5 to 6 year olds we offer Montessori preschool, transitional kindergarten and kindergarten and enrichment. learn more

Year Round Kid’s Camp: June 14, 2021 – June 1, 2022

Oakhaven is a Parent Participation School.

Our wonderful parents help with all aspects of our day to day operations.  

Our Kid’s camp program runs year round and offers extended care.
We have afternoon care and special classes for children from 6 to 12 years. learn more

We also offer a new Afternoon Enrichment Program for transitional kindergarteners, kindergarteners and home schoolers: Afternoon Enrichment Program


Summer Camp:  June 13 – August 5, 2022

Continuing Children and their siblings get priority.

We have more requests than spots for summer camp, here is the order that camp spots are allocated:

  1. Staff children
  2. New children enrolling for the coming year whose parents commit to regular shifts.

Our summer (and seasonal camps) are for continuing and returning 2.5 – 12 year olds, and include a camp leader program for 6 – 12 year olds. learn more


Class Size

We limit our numbers to 14 children per day with two adults. Oakhaven is located in an artistic, cozy home, with several acres of animals, gardens, structures and healthy, fun activities. We are a parent participation school. Our parents are involved in presenting cultural studies, fund raising and our day to day operations.

What makes our preschool special:

  • Family Oriented: Events, gatherings, classes and FUN for the whole family.
  • Beautiful Outdoor Environment: complete with a variety of critters.
  • Darling, colorful indoor space: we specialize in CUTE!
  • Small, harmonious community of children. Come see, you will be amazed.
  • Beautiful Pool: open to our families and friends during the swim season: June through September.
  • Great Service: weekly plan, Facebook: Quotes & photos of the special day children of the week, group notes, seasonal parent teacher conferences.
  • Tulum: a leading expert in child development ready and eager to help, guide and support.
  • Lea, Alanna, Barbara, Ian and Carissa, our trusty teacher assistants.
  • Diane: office Mom
  • We have parent shift spots open the 2022 school year!

Please Note: We cannot accommodate children with nut allergies.