Park Montessori Children's Center

13130 Herrick Avenue
Sylmar, CA 91342-0913
Tel: (818)367-5483
Grades: NS-K | 59 students
Park Montessori children education is based on Maria Montessori philosophy and method of education which emphasizes the potential of the young child and which develops this potential by utilizing special teaching materials.
Montessori materials help them to understand what they learn by associating an abstract concept with a concrete sensorial experience.
The aim of the schools method is to facilitate learning in young children by themselves and make it a rewarding and enjoyable experience.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Year Founded 1974

Student Body

Total Students 59 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
80%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $680

School Notes

  • Park Montessori children education is based on Maria Montessori philosophy and method of education which emphasizes the potential of the young child and which develops this potential by utilizing special teaching materials. Montessori materials help them to understand what they learn by associating an abstract concept with a concrete sensorial experience. The aim of the schools method is to facilitate learning in young children by themselves and make it a rewarding and enjoyable experience.

Profile last updated: 09/16/2015

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School Reviews

This is a great school for young kids. My daughter has been going there for last 3 years. We couldn't be happier. The level of education, fun, care, and creativity kids get here is unparalleled. Entire staff including the director is just great.
- Posted by Parent, 01/01/16
I''m very happy with the education my daughter received at Park Montessori Children''s Center for the three years she was there. They have a great pre-school and Kindergarten program where kids have the opportunity to excel academically, socially, and psychologically. Children are not only taught the fundamentals needed to succeed in life but they are also treated like family members. The environment is very nurturing that once you have your kids there, you don''t want to take them to any other pre-school. When my daughter graduated from Kindergarten, she was so advanced that she was two grades above grade level. This helped her get into Balboa Gifted/High Ability Magnet Elementary School which is the #1 school in the whole LAUSD and it is nationally recognized. I really recommend Park Montessori Children''s Center to parents who are looking for a pre-school in which their children can excel in many areas and at the same time be treated with love and respect.
- Posted by Parent, 05/23/13

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