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Montessori Academy

801 N 111th St
Lafayette, CO 80026

(303) 926-8321


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Philosophy & Approach

School Philosophy

General Approach to Learning: Montessori

Day in the Life

General School Mission

The Montessori Academy in Lafayette, CO is an early childhood center offering a Montessori program in which children are respected as individuals and are encouraged to develop their total personality at their own pace and within their individual growth styles, laying the foundation for a lifetime of creative learning.

Home-School Connection

Parents Say They are Encouraged to:

  • Hold social events at the school to build community
  • Are able to visit the school anytime we want
  • Go on field trips
  • Volunteer in the classroom
  • Receive newsletters

Modes of Communication

  • Notes
  • Phone Calls
  • Special Meetings
  • Two or More Regular Conferences
  • Drop-Off
  • Pick-Up
  • Regular newsletter/printed updates circulated to the whole school


Separation is Handled through:

  • Pre-entry meetings with parents at school
  • Extra staff dedicated to handle separation
  • Parents in classroom early on