The Montessori approach to education embraces individualized instruction for chilredn, mixed age groupings of students, a structured curriculum, and a prepared environment using specialized Montessori teaching materials.  Montessori classroomsprovide an enviroment that supports independent, self-directed learning, and self-assessment.

Dr. Maria Montessori, who developed this education program, believed strongly that parents play a critical role in their child's education.

The parents are the child's first and most influential teacher.  That is why Montessori schools encourage parents to be involved in school activities.