Rainbow Montessori Child Dev Center

1725 De La Cruz Blvd,
Santa Clara, CA, 95050
Tel: (408)738-3261
Rainbow Montessori Child Dev Center provides Montessori education which had been created by Maria Montessori.
Montessori is a philosophy and method of education which emphasizes the potential of the very young child, and which develops his potential by utilizing specially trained teachers and special teaching materials.
Montessori education recognizes in the child a natural curiosity and desire to learn, while Montessori materials awaken this desire and channel his curiosity into a learning experience which the child enjoys.
Montessori materials help the child to understand what he learns, by associating an abstract concept with a concrete sensorial experience.
In this manner, Montessori is actually learning and not just memorizing.
The Montessori Method stresses that children learn and progress at their own pace.
Fast learners are not held back, and slow learners are not frustrated by their inability to keep up.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 6

Student Body

Total Students 800 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 67%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Rainbow Montessori Child Dev Center Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 35:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bellarmine College Prep School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Clare School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Granada Islamic School (1.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Santa Clara St Clare School
    (Roman Catholic)
    725 Washington St
    Santa Clara , CA , 95050
    (408)246-6797
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.8  mi  |  300  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • San Jose Bellarmine College Prep School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    960 W Hedding St
    San Jose , CA , 95126
    (408)294-9224
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    1.6  mi  |  1604  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Santa Clara Granada Islamic School
    (Islamic)
    3003 Scott Blvd
    Santa Clara , CA , 95054
    (408)980-1161
    (Islamic)
    1.6  mi  |  379  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • San Jose Temple Emanuel-el Pre School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Jewish)
    1010 University Avenue
    San Jose , CA , 95126
    (408)293-8660
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Jewish)
    1.6  mi  |  92  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Santa Clara One World Montessori School
    Montessori School
    2495 Cabrillo Ave
    Santa Clara , CA , 95051
    (408)615-1254
    Montessori School
    1.7  mi  |  41  students  |  Gr.  PK-3

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