Childrens Place

1215 Crenshaw Blvd,
Torrance, CA, 90501
Tel: (310)328-6313
At the Children's Place Montessori School, Our Primary program is suitable for children from about 3 –6 years of age.
In keeping with Dr.
Montessori's discoveries about the optimal environment for children in this period of development, we have a mixed-age classroom.
The younger children are fascinated and motivated by the more advanced activities of the older children and the older children learn a great deal by serving as mentors to the younger ones.
The optimal cycle for a program of this sort is a full 3 years for ages 3–6.
We accept children at any age in that range provided they are ready to benefit from a Montessori program, and we also have a Toddler program for children 18 months through 3 years, when they are ready for the Primary program.
Our Elementary program is for students in the 1st–6th grades.
In the elementary years, Montessori continues to offer each student a personal and individualized curriculum within an atmosphere where community values are stressed.
The intellectual and social spheres of the elementary child are expanding greatly, and the elementary program reflects these changes.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 6
Year Founded 1988

Student Body

Total Students 47 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 50%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Please call the school for current tuition information! 310-328-6313.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Branch Of Hope (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Chldren's Place (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Suika Pre School (2.1 miles away)
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  • Torrance The Chldren's Place
    Montessori School
    1625 Crenshaw Blvd
    Torrance , CA , 90501
    (310)782-9634
    Montessori School
    0.3  mi  |  13  students  |  Gr.  2-7
  • Torrance
    Greenwood Ave. KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1520 Greenwood Avenue
    Torrance , CA , 90503
    (310)320-4429
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.3  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Torrance
    Nativity School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2371 W Carson St
    Torrance , CA , 90501
    (310)328-5387
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.4  mi  |  243  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Torrance
    Branch Of Hope    
    (Calvinist)
    2370 W Carson St Ste 100
    Torrance , CA , 90501
    (310)212-6999
    (Calvinist)
    0.4  mi  |  30  students  |  Gr.  1-12
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    First Lutheran School
    (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    2900 W Carson Street
    Torrance , CA , 90503
    (310)320-9920
    (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    0.6  mi  |  387  students  |  Gr.  K-8

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