Peninsula Montessori School

     Tel: (310)540-9742
        
   
Grades: PK - K | 70 students
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Peninsula Montessori school is accredited by the American Montessori Society and serves as an AMS Teacher Training Center.
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Peninsula Montessori implements the educational philosophy of Maria Montessori as embodied in the following principles.
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We believe that the education and development of young children is the most rewarding and important commitment we can make to the South Bay community.
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Our goal is to provide a nurturing, stimulating and individualized environment, promoting appreciation and respect for self and others, independence, and enthusiasm for learning.
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Our philosophy of education is the development of the human being to its fullest potential.
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The goal is to provide a specific structure which fulfills the social, physical, emotional, and psychological needs of each child.
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The toddler environment allows space for movement, individual work, and group activities.
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The design of the environment is proportionate to the child's size.
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The children in the toddler program are given the opportunity to develop skills in language, art, music, sensorial, and practical life.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 70 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 60%
State avg.: 43%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 38:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Los Angeles International School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Center For Learning Unlimited (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Nishiyamato Academy Of California (1.3 miles away)
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  • TorranceLos Angeles International School
    23800 Hawthorne Blvd
    TorranceCA 90505
    (310)373-0430
    0.7 mi | 3 students | Gr. 12                      
  • TorranceThe Center For Learning Unlimited
    Special Education School  (Non-sectarian)
    2785 Pacific Coast Highway, Suite G
    TorranceCA 90505
    (310)997-1900
    Special Education School  (Non-sectarian)
    0.9 mi | 24 students | Gr. 2-12                      
  • TorranceBread Of Life Church Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    2780 Lomita Blvd
    TorranceCA 90505
    (310)602-0185
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    1 mi | 8 students | Gr. K                      
  • Palos Verdes PeninsulaRolling Hills Country Day School
    26444 Crenshaw Blvd
    Palos Verdes PeninsulaCA 90274
    (310)377-4848
    1.1 mi | 386 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • LomitaNishiyamato Academy Of California
    Special Program Emphasis
    2458 Lomita Blvd
    LomitaCA 90717
    (310)325-7040
    Special Program Emphasis
    1.3 mi | 170 students | Gr. PK-9                      

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