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Press Coverage

Some coverage of our activities over the years.


Country Montessori School of Poway Selected as Model School for Upcoming AMS Tour

Country Montessori School
POWAY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Country Montessori School (CMS) is proud to announce today that the School has been honored as one of only three schools in San Diego selected by the American Montessori Society for onsite, educational tours on March 9, 2017. CMS anticipates that more than 55 national and international participants will take advantage of this unique learning experience to tour the school, and meet the faculty and students.

Garden takes bloom

Country Montessori School

CMS holds Auction for Additional Playground Equipment

Country Montessori School



Frank Leto – Montessorian and Musician visits CMS

Country Montessori School



American Montessori Society visits CMS

Country Montessori School


A Love of Learning Grows Here




A Passion for Teaching



Rice-Miller Family Team Up




Exploration Education




Winner in the Stock Market Game 2014-2015 Spring Session.

CMS won 1st and 2nd place for the San Diego regional spring session of the Stock Market Game hosted by SIFMA Foundation. There were 77 teams in the spring session! We are so proud of our students!



Grand Opening of Elementary Building

Poway Chieftain, March 14, 2014.


Ground Breaking for New Building

92064 Magazine, October 2, 2013


Poway Chieftain, September 17, 2013


School Profile

92127 Magazine, November 7, 2012


2008 Best of Poway Award

August 24, 2008


WASHINGTON D.C., August 24, 2008 — Country Montessori School has been selected for the 2008 Best of Poway Award in the Preschools category by the U.S. Local Business Association (USLBA).

The USLBA “Best of Local Business” Award Program recognizes outstanding local businesses throughout the country. Each year, the USLBA identifies companies that they believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and community.

Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2008 USLBA Award Program focused on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the USLBA and data provided by third parties.

About U.S. Local Business Association (USLBA)

U.S. Local Business Association (USLBA) is a Washington D.C. based organization funded by local businesses operating in towns, large and small, across America. The purpose of USLBA is to promote local business through public relations, marketing and advertising.

The USLBA was established to recognize the best of local businesses in their community. Our organization works exclusively with local business owners, trade groups, professional associations, chambers of commerce and other business advertising and marketing groups. Our mission is to be an advocate for small and medium size businesses and business entrepreneurs across America.

SOURCE: U.S. Local Business Association

Dedicated to Joe

San Diego Tribune, April 21, 2007

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