The Main / Taunus International School is a growing, all-day international school including crèche, kindergarten, elementary and secondary school, currently up to grade 9. The school is based in Friedrichsdorf, north of the Frankfurt metropolitan area. The Main / Taunus International School promotes learning in small teams where students enjoy personal engagement, the opportunity to discover and a holistic approach to learning for life. Students also learn through projects both on and off campus and receive thorough preparation for international university entrance qualifications. Preschool/kindergarten and elementary school follow the Association Montessori International (AMI) curriculum. In 2015, the school will open a new crèche for children from 15 months onwards. Currently, the Main / Taunus International School has about 200 students and 40 staff members. Tuition is based on income and varies from 400-900 euros per month.