Each Magnolia Montessori classroom features age-appropriate materials designed to build upon children’s natural inclination towards independence, order, and a love for learning.
Lunches are prepared in-house, and feature fresh, whole, and seasonal ingredients. Children and teachers eat together family style, giving students the opportunity to practice grace and courtesy at mealtime.
Assistants to Infancy
The A to I classroom is a secure and and nurturing environment that provides the ideal setting for students ages 18 months - 3 years to develop their senses and learn to care for themselves and their environment. The Assistants to Infancy Guide is Laura Potts, and her Assistant is Teresa Rodriguez. The Assistants to Infancy whole-day option begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 3:00 p.m. The half-day option begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 12:00 p.m.
The Primary classroom is a calming environment for children ages 3-6 that builds on naturally emerging social skills and encourages respect, learning, and independence. Anna Booth Weems is the Primary Guide, and Patti Harrison is her Assistant. The Primary whole-day option begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 3:00 p.m. The half-day option begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 12:45 p.m.
The Elementary environment supports each 6-12-year-old student as a lifelong and independent learner and thinker. Materials and manipulatives invite discovery, concentration, responsibility, and order. The Elementary Guide is Brooke Fly, and her Assistant is Katie Ochs. The Elementary day begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 3:00 p.m.
Read more about the MMS Elementary program.