Alternative Programming (Montessori School + STEM)

  • The application period for for the 2022-23 school year will open on February 7, 2022 and all applications must be submitted by Feburary 25, 2022. Lottery drawings will take place March 7-11, and results will be mailed the week of March 14, 2022.  

    Enrollment into Montessori School, Wauwatosa STEM (WSTEM), Underwood STEM (USTEM) and Middle School STEM (MSTEM) is done by lottery. Your student must be enrolled in the Wauwatosa School District prior to submitting a lottery application via Infinite Campus. Applications will not be accepted outside of the enrollment window. 

    Click here for step-by-step photo instructions for submitting your application

    Click here for step-by-step video instructions

    If you have not enrolled your student with the Wauwatosa School District, please click here to enroll your student BEFORE you submit an application for STEM or Montessori.

    Open seats at Montessori School are limited to Junior Kindergarten (4K). At USTEM and WSTEM, open seats are currently only at the Senior Kindergarten (SK) level. Open seats at any other grade levels only occur if a student leaves. If there are no seats available in your child’s grade level, please feel free to apply and your child will be placed on a wait list. 

    In-person informational sessions will be held for each school as follows: 


    Montessori School

    January 18; 4:30-5:15

    January 27; 7-7:45 pm


    Underwood STEM (USTEM) 

    January 12; 4:30-5:15 pm

    January 13; 7-7:45 pm


    Wauwatosa STEM (WSTEM)

    January 11; 4-4:50 pm

    January 20; 7-7:45 pm

    January 25; 4-4:45 pm


    Additional information about Montessori School and our STEM programs can be found below.

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