To provide a nurturing, accepting atmosphere where children have respect for others
To encourage cooperative play
To establish an observation system in which notes are taken on the children.
To establish respect & care for the environment & materials. To continually maintain a clean, orderly, & attractive work space
To help children gain mastery of themselves & develop the ability to bring order to their world.
To be supportive of parents; encouraging involvement & also encouraging open & honest communication while using discretion.
To provide a relaxed, loving & calm atmosphere where self-concept is enhanced, independence & self discipline are gained in an environment where the child knows the limits & expectations.
To develop in the children an active curiosity about the world & an appreciation for beauty & nature.
To offer a wide variety of activities within the Montessori curriculum including practical life, sensorial, language, math, science, geography, introduction to the community, art & movement.
To bring the outer world into perspective & help the children grown into responsible members of the community.
To meet each child’s physical needs while encouraging independence & self-care.