At a Glance:
- Founded: 1969
- Ages: Children ages 6 weeks – 6 years old (infant through kindergarten)
- Community Size: 6 classrooms, up to 92 children
- Facility: 5,000ft2 nestled in the Villas residential neighborhood next to Grace Brethren Church.
- An Accredited Montessori School: We are a private secular Montessori school which is accredited by both regional and national level accreditation groups including the American Montessori Society (AMS), Association of Independent Schools of Florida (AISF) and National Council for Private School Accreditation (NCPSA). Our school is recognized as a Gold Seal Quality Care Program by the Florida Department of Children and Families and we are also members of the International Montessori Council (IMC).
Happy Families, Confident Children
- Happy Families: 2016-2017 School Year Survey Results
- 96% of our parents believe their child is academically enriched at our school.
- 92% of parents were satisfied with their experience at our school during the 2016-2017 school year.
- 91% of our parents would recommend our school to a friend.
- Confident Children: Will a Montessori education at our school prepare your child academically? While we don’t place much emphasis on testing, we are happy to share our latest results.
- PreK4: Our 2016 – 2017 PreK4 Assessment Scores show that our students “exceeded expectations” in all four categories: print knowledge, phonological awareness, oral language / vocabulary, and mathematics.
- Kindergarten: Our Iowa Test of Basic Skills 2016 – 2017 results for our Kindergartners show that our children finished our Kindergarten program on average at 1.4 grade equivalent (four months into first grade) and earned higher core test scores than 92% of kindergartners nationwide (and 97% from the 2015-2016 school year!).
Communities served: Our school serves students from Fort Myers, City of Fort Myers, North Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Estero, Bonita Springs, Sanibel Island, Fort Myers Beach, Buckingham, Lehigh Acres, Alva, Lee County, Southwest Florida, SWFL, and SW Florida.
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