APC Membership Opening
Academic Policy Committee
Election Application

The SMCS APC has two open parent member seats beginning in the 23-24 School Year. The elected positions are for 3-year terms.

Applications must be submitted to Mr. DeVolld via email by April 8, 2023 at 3:00 p.m.

The Academic Policy Committee supervises the academic operation of a charter school and ensures the fulfillment of the mission of a charter school.

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4-20-2023 @ 5:30
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Handy information from the district website.

SMCS grants and partnerships.

Soldotna Montessori continues to partner with the Kenai Peninsula Food Bank for the 2021-22 school year to purchase food for the school Food Pantry.

Our Principal

John DeVolld


Hello, I am glad you are visiting the SMCS website. We have such a fantastic school; I am blessed to be a part of this school community each day. Here at SMCS we strive to build students who are life-long learners who are empowered to build their capacity to learn, make a difference in their community, and demonstrate kindness to others.

Phone: 907.260.5182

SMCS School Schedule & Contact Information

School Times

8:40 a.m. – School Start Time
3:30 p.m. – School End Time

8:20 a.m. – Doors Open
11:45 a.m. – Kinder Lunch
12:15 p.m. – Grade 1-6 Lunch
3:25 p.m. – Bus Dismissal
3:30 p.m. – Pick-Up Line

Contact Information

158 E Park Ave
Soldotna, AK 99669

P: 907.260.9221
F: 907.260.9032

Do not tell them how to do it.
Show them how to do it and do not say a word. If you tell them, they will watch your lips move.
If you show them, they will want to do it themselves.

Maria Montessori