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Montessori School Salem

Po Box 7724
Salem, OR 97303

(503) 364-6615


Philosophy & Approach

School Philosophy

General Approach to Learning: Montessori

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"We are dedicated to the principles and
philosophies of the Montessori method as interpreted by the Association Montessori Internationale
(A.M.I.). The goals of the Salem Montessori School are to maintain the highest educational standards,
and to provide a peaceful and harmonious environment in which children may grow and learn at their
own pace.
Excerpted from the preschool's website

A Typical Day

"General School Schedule
07:15-08:00 a.m. Before school care.
08:00 a.m. Regular opening time for school.
08:00-08:15 a.m. Suggested time range for arrival at school.
08:15-08:30 a.m. Morning Snack time.
08:30 a.m. Morning class begins with circle time followed by work time.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Lunch time.
12:00 p.m. Play time.
01:00 p.m. Afternoon class begins with Work time.
02:30 p.m. Circle time.
03:00 p.m. School over, suggested time for picking up children.
03:30 p.m. Snack time.
03:00-05:30 p.m. After school care."
Excerpted from the preschool's website