Discovery World Montessori

801 Brea Canyon Road,
Walnut, CA, 91789-0917
Tel: (909)598-5540
Discovery World Montessori is dedicated to provide the ideal learning environment for children using the Montessori philosophy.
Our child-centered, holistic and positive approach to education excites the minds and imagination of all our students.
We encourage learning and teach children to think.
Our school is a fully equipped Montessori environment.
The curriculum is designed to help children grow at their own pace, gain self-confidence and independence, as well as promote academic achievement.
In our school the children receive nurturing attention at all times.
Our mission is to provide an environment where children will find mutual respect, order, co-operation, freedom of choice within limits and the opportunity to expand themselves to their fullest potential.
The Discovery World Montessori offers various programs for children starting at age 6 weeks and includes kindergarten and elementary age children.
In addition to the Montessori program we are proud to offer an infant care program.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association Montessori International (AMI)
American Montessori Society (AMS)
International Montessori Council (IMC)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 6
Year Founded 2006

Student Body

Total Students 249 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 70%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Discovery World Montessori Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Debbie Lewis
Admissions Associate Ranjanie Serasinghe

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Dance, GymnasticsDanceGymnastics,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Music, Martial Arts Art, Music, Martial Arts,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Southlands Christian Schools (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Discovery World (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Discovery World (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Walnut Discovery World
    801 Brea Canyon Road
    Walnut , CA , 91789
    (909)598-5540
    0  mi  |  115  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Walnut
    Walnut Valley Montessori School
    Montessori School
    650 Camino De Teodoro
    Walnut , CA , 91789
    (909)598-5936
    Montessori School
    1.5  mi  |  30  students  |  Gr.  NS-6
  • Diamond Bar La Petite Academy
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    722 Grand Avenue
    Diamond Bar , CA , 91765
    (909)860-4009
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.5  mi  |  38  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Walnut The Cross Christian School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    20675 La Puente Rd
    Walnut , CA , 91789
    (909)468-9798
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    1.5  mi  |  20  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Walnut
    Walnut United Methodist Preschool
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Methodist)
    20601 La Puente Rd
    Walnut , CA , 91789
    (909)444-9340
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Methodist)
    1.5  mi  |  14  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG

School Reviews

  • Recommended September 08, 2012 - This school is the best ever school we found since we moved from another state. We did visit all the schools in Diamond Bar/ Walnut prior to enrolling our two children. The director was very friendly and the administrator provided the guided tour. The way she described the child''s growth with Montessori method was so easy to understand and we were sorry for loosing our first child''s few years of sensitive period in another school. One thing unique of this school is that all the staff members are happy and caring with great attitude. Another important thing was the school campus is well secured and they have two large playgrounds with large play equipment and a large canopy to protect children from sunburn. None of the other schools had all these in a package. Thanks to great school we found our second home for our children. - Posted by Parent

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