Greenhouse Montessori School

4143 S Dans St
Visalia, CA 93277-0932
     Tel: (559)625-8385
        
   
Grades: PK - K | 172 students
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Greenhouse Montessori School was established in March 1982 by Anne Hoffman and Nina Clancy.
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Nina and Anne believe that the Montessori method of education provides the most effective and fulfilling way to guide a child through his early school years, a critical period for learning and setting patterns which will last a lifetime.
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Our goals are two-fold: 1) to provide a Montessori enrichment program, and 2) to provide a It non-institutional" environment for children requiring full or part-time day care.
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Each class of twenty four children is taught by a certified Montessori teacher and an assistant teacher, and classes are evenly balanced between younger and older children.
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Greenhouse Montessori School welcomes all children regardless of race, creed, color or national origin who are 2 1/2 years old through kindergarten age.
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Admission is based on space-availability and agreement by staff and parents that the child is ready and will benefit from the classroom environment.
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One of our criteria for readiness is that the child is able to use the toilet independently.
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Admission shall not normally be granted on a short-term temporary basis.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 172 students
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 67:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Visalia Christian Schools (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Visalia Christian Schools (1.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Sequoia Baptist Academy (1 miles away)
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School Reviews

7 months ago
My daughter spent 3 years at Greenhouse, preschool through kindergarten. She thrived there. The teachers were all great. They clearly paired lead teachers with assistant teachers with their strengths in mind. There''s always a nurturing one to help with difficult morning departure. When I''d pickup my daughter she was often excited to show me a work, so we''d sit and do one together for a few minutes before going home.
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