Authentic Montessori School
Preschool, Kindergarten and Elementary in Poway, CA
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…
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…
Honesty and Integrity * We keep our word Life-Long Learners * We inspire an insatiable curiosity for learning
Kindness and Compassion * We are inclusive Service to Others * We strengthen the community
Hard Work and Commitment * We strive for excellence
OUR FACULTY AND STAFF
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. 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.
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.
May 2018: WASC (Western Association of School and Colleges) Commissioners announced that Country Montessori School’s accreditation has been extended for a further six years based on information provided by the school, the self-study report and the on-site accreditation visit.
Country Montessori School in Inland North San Diego / Poway / Rancho Bernardo has been helping children develop their intellectual, physical, social and emotional potential 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.
Dear CMS Families, A reminder: we are hoping to see all of you at our Ice Cream Social and Annual meeting this Saturday, September 22. from 3:00-5:00. Every new school year in September, CMS hosts its first social event, The Ice Cream Social and Annual Meeting. This...
Montessori Monday quote “ Whoever touches the life of the child touches the most sensitive point of a whole which has roots in the most distant past and climbs toward the infinite future” Dr. Maria Montessori CMS Online Web Store Today, Wednesday, September 12 is the...
First Week of School What a successful first week CMS had! All the classrooms were busy with students getting back into their routine and socializing with their peers. Montessori Monday quote “ The senses being explorers of the world, open the way to knowledge”...
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.
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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