Children's Garden Montessori School

At a Glance

founded in 1974

  • Children’s Garden was founded in 1974 by four mothers who wanted a Montessori program for their own children.
  • We serve children from 18 months to six years old.
  • Our total enrollment is around 90 children, with some children attending in the morning, and others attending in the afternoon.
  • The morning primary program is from 8:15 until 11:15.  The afternoon primary program is from 12:15 to 3:15.
  • Extended primary children attend either of our two primary classes in the morning, have lunch at school, and stay for extended primary until 2:15pm.
  • Morning toddlers arrive at 8:30 and stay into 11:00 Afternoon toddlers arrive at 12:15 and stay until 2:45.
  • All of our Montessori teachers are either trained by the American Montessori Society, the Association Montessori International, or Montessori Centre Internationale.
  • We are affiliated with the American Montessori Society.
  • Student teacher ratio for the primary program is 9 to 1.  For toddlers the ratio is 5 or 6  to 1.
  • We are a non-profit, board-run school.