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Montessori House

2415 N. Terrace Circle
Mesa, AZ 85203-4712

(480) 464-2800


Philosophy & Approach

School Philosophy

General Approach to Learning: Montessori

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"The mission of Montessori House Inc. is to provide a quality educational program as an alternative to public school education. It is our mission, through the Montessori method, to meet individual children's needs while simultaneously creating an atmosphere of cooperation, teamwork and group participation involving parents in unique student related programs and offering viable intellectual growth and a continued desire and enthusiasm to learn for all students"
Excerpted from the preschool's website

A Typical Day

"Tentative Daily Schedule
8:30 - 8:50 Cars are met and children are welcomed to school.
8:50 - 11:15 Students work in the classroom or outdoor environment as directed by their needs. The children are free to move within the environment. Individual and small group lessons are given. Snack is available. We may or may not have outside playtime. Usually the end of the period includes group time where the children will sing, do show and tell, or share thoughts.
11:30 - 11:45 Playground time.
11:45 - 12:15 Lunchtime. The children set the places with a placemat, cup, plate, napkin and silverware. They will eat the lunch they brought to school with them.
12:15 Clean up lunch.
12:30 Morning children dismissed.

Excerpted from the preschool's website