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The 2021-2022 Lottery was held on March 1, 2021. Offers of enrollment were made until the 35th day of school, which was October 5, 2021. No further offers will be made for the current school year. Any families interested in K-8th enrollment at Sterling Montessori will need to apply for the 2022-2023 Lottery. Applications will be available on our website beginning January 5, 2022
Kindergarten (10-05-21)
First Grade (10-05-21)
Second Grade (10-05-21)
Third Grade (10-05-21)
Fourth Grade (10-05-21)
Fifth Grade (10-05-21)
Sixth Grade (10-05-21)
Seventh Grade (10-05-21)
Eighth Grade (10-05-21)


(3 and 4-year old programs available)

2021/2022 Preschool Application

Be sure to view our virtual classroom tour and sign up for a Zoom Informational Session before you apply.


(Kindergarten-8th Grade)

For general information about Sterling Montessori's admissions and lottery process, please visit our Charter Admissions page.


Sterling Montessori Academy and Charter School applies the philosophy, methods, and didactic material
of Dr. Maria Montessori (1870 – 1952). Montessori education, based on children’s developmental needs
for freedom within limits, mandates a carefully prepared environment. This prepared environment
guarantees exposure to materials and experiences that develop intelligence, as well as physical and
psychological abilities. The materials are self-correcting, interesting to children, and developmentally

We are centrally located in the RTP area with easy access from Raleigh, Cary, and Durham.

Our school is comprised of two separate educational entities. The Academy serves children 3 and 4
years of age, and is a tuition-based program. The Charter School serves children ages 5-14, which
includes Kindergarten through 8th grade. Each institution has individualized admissions procedures.

Sterling Montessori is an American Montessori Society (AMS) member school. Sterling follows the AMS educational guidelines, as well as those of the North Carolina Department of Instruction and North Carolina Office of Charter Schools.

In compliance with the US environmental protection agency (EPA) asbestos hazard emergency response (AHERA), the Asbestos management plans are on file in the facilities managers office. The architect placed on file in the school a statement that the school does not contain any asbestos materials. 

The results of the surveillance or on final in the management plan in the schools facilities managers office. Everyone is welcome to view this anytime during normal school hours. The Asbestos program manager, Todd Fisher is available to answer any questions about asbestos in our building at 919-462-8889 extension 440