How to Apply to MPSA

For students to be enrolled at MPSA parents must apply through the lottery process. Arlington Public Schools collects the applications and completes the lottery. Complete details can be found on the APS website.

Information about student registration can be found here:

Where to apply: For application assistance please contact the Welcome Center or contact your local neighborhood school . You can call our Welcome Center at 703-228-8000 or 703-228-8665.

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Primary Montessori is a full-day multi-age preschool program located in many Arlington County elementary schools. Students in the Primary Montessori classroom range in age from 3-5 and participate in a learning environment that emphasizes respect for others, peace and creativity.Students work independently and cooperatively in a prepared environment which enables students to work at their own pace.