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Chase Ranch Montessori School

1090 S Anza St
El Cajon, CA 92020-8603

(619) 440-3646


Philosophy & Approach

School Philosophy

General Approach to Learning: Montessori

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"Chase Ranch Montessori School provides a developmental approach for social, emotional, physical and intellectual growth. We offer your child the opportunity to be and feel secure, safe, and happy in a loving, home-like environment.
To appreciate the importance and uniqueness of each child.
To foster each child's confidence and self-esteem.
To offer the best in learning experiences and creative opportunities.
To foster a learning environment where children love to learn.
Chase Ranch Montessori School has a non-discriminatory admission policy. It admits students of any race, color, national and ethic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship, loan, and other school administered programs.
Excerpted from the preschool's website

A Typical Day

"7:30 - 8:30 Preparation / Caring for Animals
Early Bird Child Care
8:30 - 8:40 Morning Arrival
8:40 - 9:00 Circle Time / Discuss Day
9:00 - 10:30 Work time, individual snack anytime
10:30 - 11:00 Snack (group)
Story time & singing & Foreign Language
11:00 - 11:30 Outside Play
11:30 Dismissal for Half Day
11:30 - 11:55 Lunch for Nappers
12:00 - 12:30 Lunch for full time students
12:30 - 1:30 Story/ Quiet Music for Rest-time
Kindergarten Assignment/Individual Reading
12:30 - 2:15 Afternoon Work time
1:30 - 2:20 Nappers worktime
2:15 - 2:20 Clean-up Time
2:20 - 2:30 Story time
2:30 Dismissal for Full Day
2:30 - 5:30 p.m. Afternoon Daycare Available
Excerpted from the preschool's website