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Montessori is an education for independence, preparing not just for school but for life. Maria Montessori

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Preschool / Kindergarten

Our Early Childhood Education classroom communities (known as the “The Ladybugs,” “The Bumblebees”, “The Dragonflies” offer a rich variety of opportunities for children to experience freedom within a secure, attractively structured and welcoming environment. Learn more…

Upper Elementary students doing science experiment

Elementary

The child coming from Early Childhood (Preschool and Kindergarten) to elementary has an especially smooth transition because the materials build upon each other. Learn more…

Children enjoying the summer freedom of camp

Summer Program

Summer brings out fun camps at CMS! Each week is a different theme which lets children explore an interest or develop a new skill. Learn more…


Tuition 2017-2018

Country Montessori has had an Elementary program since it opened in 1989.
In February 2014 the original ranch house was replaced with the new purpose built Elementary building.

Country Montessori School

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Our credentialed Montessori teachers work with each child individually and in small groups, fostering competence and independent learning. Country Montessori School prides itself with the longevity of its teachers and staff.

Three of the senior faculty have over 20 years at the school.
Eleven of the faculty have over 10 years at the school.
The average tenure of faculty and staff is 10 years.

The school strongly supports staff development and promoting from within. A majority of the teaching staff has been sponsored by the school to obtain their Montessori Credentials. The internal community is a very collaborative and cohesive team who share their passion for the Montessori philosophy.

Conveniently Located Near: Poway, Rancho Bernardo, Rancho Pensquitos, 4s Ranch, Del Sur, Escondido and Scripps Ranch residents. 92064, 92128, 92127, 92129, 92131, 92039, 92026, 92029

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2016 Readers Choice

 

Country Montessori School in North San Diego / Poway has been helping children develop their physical, intellectual, and spiritual powers to the fullest since 1989. We are WASC Accredited, and a full member of the American Montessori Society. Country Montessori School program encompasses learning for children of preschool, kindergarten and the elementary ages.Our classrooms are specially designed “prepared environments” which allow each child to develop at their own speed, according to their capacities.

If you’re unfamiliar with the Montessori Method, we invite you to click some of our links to learn more about how this child-centered learning stimulates and motivates children, making the most of their natural love of learning. And how the curriculum at Country Montessori School prepares a child for further education when they graduate to Middle School and beyond.

And if you’d like to see the Montessori Method in action, please call us and schedule a tour with our Director of Admissions and Enrollment so you can decide if Country Montessori School is the right place for your child.

Safety protocol

Dear CMS Families, I know we all share in the concern of the Lilac Fire and those affected by it and wish safety to everyone.  It also raises questions about what protocol we follow here at Country Montessori School.  In our history we have had school closures during...

How Preschool Age Children Benefit from Montessori Style Learning

How Preschool Age Children Benefit from Community and Montessori Style Learning Humans are gregarious by nature, and little human beings are no exception. Preschool age children thrive when learning in a community. Experts around the world agree that “children learn...

Thanksgiving

Dear CMS Community,      The students all came together as a school wide community today along with the staff for a lovely feast!  Thank you to all of the volunteers that prepared turkeys, tator tots ,muffins and the pumpkin surprise as well as the use of multiple...

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Building our Future Campaign, Technology and Playground Structures

Make your donation here to support the children’s Walk-a-thon.

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