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Vancouver Montessori School

10316 Northeast 14th Street
Vancouver, WA 98664

(360) 256-0872


Philosophy & Approach

School Philosophy

General Approach to Learning: Montessori

Day in the Life

A Typical Day

"7:00-7:45 AM Opening and breakfast served
7:45-8:00 AM Breakfast clean up
8:00 AM Children sent to assigned classrooms
8:15-8:30 AM Main arrival
8:30-11:30 AM Three hour work period; small gathering as needed; sharing
9:15-10:30 AM Snack available
11:15-11:35 AM Nappers gathering and outside playtime (weather permitting)
11:30 AM -12:00 Morning dismissal children; gathering and outside playtime & dismissal (weather permitting)
11:30 AM -12:30 PM Lunch
12:30-2:30 PM 2 1/2-4 1/2 year olds nap/rest; quiet work time
12:30-1:00 PM Kindergarten age children's outside playtime
1:00-2:45 PM Extended day work period; gathering and chapter book reading
2:45-3:00 PM Gathering and outside dismissal

laytime (weather permitting)
3:15-5:00 PM Snack available
Excerpted from the preschool's website