The Discovery Montessori provides an authentic Montessori learning environment for toddlers and preschool children.
Thank you for your interest in The Discovery Montessori School!
We hope that your review of our program, our curriculum, and the admissions process will be informative in helping you learn more about our school and our Classical Montessori curriculum.
The Discovery Montessori provides a happy, safe and nurturing environment where the teachers’ pay individualized attention to the specific learning needs of each child. We are committed to supporting children’s natural academic, social, and emotional development as we prepare them to be self-aware and confident young individuals.
Children in our Montessori classes learn at their own individual pace and according to their own choice of activities from a variety of available selections. Learning is an exciting process of discovery, leading to concentration, motivation, self-discipline, and a love of learning. Our fundamental goal is to ensure that our children learn in a nurturing and non-competitive atmosphere.
Some of the major skills and subjects taught at the Discovery Montessori are reading, writing, science, geography, mathematics, music and introductory French.
Our school is an Accredited Member in good standing of the Canadian Council of Montessori Administrators (CCMA), which is an endorsement of its meeting the highest quality standards, environment and best practices of an authentic and outstanding Montessori school.
Our school is also a proud member of the Region of Peel “Raising the Bar” – Childcare Quality Initiative. This program is geared towards enhancing the quality of of early learning and childcare in the Region of Peel.
All the teaching staff at the Discovery Montessori have received their training from accredited Montessori Training institutions and are highly qualified, professionally trained and experienced to cater to the unique learning requirements of each child. Our staff continuously provides new activities for the children that delight and stimulate their learning capabilities.
The school takes extra effort to maintain a healthy parent-staff relationship. Our goal is to ensure that, through this partnership, we develop, within each child, the attitude and skills required for a lifetime of curiosity in learning.
Our school building is a charming and beautifully crafted cedar wood log house nestled in a quiet residential neighbourhood. Built quite a few years ago by a famous Log Homes company of British Columbia, it provides a comfortable home like relaxing atmosphere. Our classrooms are well-lit, clean, secure and peaceful and our outdoor play-ground, surrounded by trees, provides an open and safe natural, green, and healthy environment which is away from city’s noise and atmospheric pollution
Our Inspiring Montessori classrooms have:
. Lots of Natural Light
· Open Spaces
· Open Shelving
· Indoor Plants/greenery
· Natural Environment
· Child Friendly
· Warmth & Comfort
· Spacious and Clutter free area
· Natural Colours
· Hand Made / Unique natural materials
. Developmentally appropriate
We provide hot lunch and snacks which are prepared daily on - site in our school kitchen from fresh organic vegetables, fruits, and dairy products. Our school menu is approved by a registered dietician and nutritionist and meets or exceeds Health Canada Food Guide serving requirements for grains, fruit, vegetables and dairy products. We also take extra efforts to accommodate any special dietary preferences and requirements of our enrolled children.
Finally, as a result of our continued passion and dedication to providing high quality program and service to the children, we are proud to state that the Discovery Montessori is one of the most highly recommended and preferred Montessori school by the parents in Mississauga, Oakville, Georgetown and Milton.