Our calendar year is from mid-August to mid-July. Montessori House of Children is open to children from 12 months through 6 years of age. Infant care is given to siblings of primary children.

Montessori Programs: We offer several full and part-time programs from which a parent may choose:

All programs are available for three and five days per week. We do offer before-school care from 7 AM - 8:30 AM for those who need it.

The syllabus includes phonics, language, math, geography, science, practical life and sensorial awareness. Both Montessori and conventional learning materials are used to ensure that the child receives a well-rounded education and is ready mentally and emotionally for elementary school. The child is allowed to develop at his/her own pace, without undue pressure to achieve. During the course of the day, periods of study are interspersed with time for play, music, and art. There are also breaks for snacks, lunch and nap.

Playtime: Playtime is an integral part of the program because play provides not only relaxation and exercise but it also develops camaraderie and interactive skills. The play structure is complete with slides and climbers, sand boxes, tricycles, and lots of toy cars.

Lunch and Snacks: The school provides nutritious morning and afternoon snacks. Children need to bring lunch from home.

Nap Time: After lunch there is a nap time period during which the child either naps or rests