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
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 59 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 80%
State avg.: 41%

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

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is First Lutheran High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Poverello Of Assisi Preschool (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Didacus Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • Sylmar First Lutheran High School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    13361 Glenoaks Blvd
    Sylmar , CA , 91342
    (818)362-9223
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    0.4  mi  |  57  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Sylmar
    Poverello Of Assisi Preschool
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Roman Catholic)
    13367 Borden Ave
    Sylmar , CA , 91342
    (818)364-7446
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Roman Catholic)
    0.5  mi  |  39  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Sylmar
    St. Didacus Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    14325 Astoria Street
    Sylmar , CA , 91342
    (818)367-5886
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.8  mi  |  215  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Sylmar
    Light & Life Christian School
    (Methodist)
    14019 Sayre Street
    Sylmar , CA , 91342
    (818)362-9497
    (Methodist)
    1.1  mi  |  137  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • San Fernando San Fernando KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2100 Frank Modugno Drive
    San Fernando , CA , 91340
    (818)365-3836
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.3  mi  |  57  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK

School Reviews

  • Recommended May 23, 2013 - 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

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