Rolling Hills Montessori

Tel: (131)037-75722
Rolling Hills Montessori was a dream come true for owner/Director Michelle Collins, who herself is a Montessori teacher.
RHM (as it is fondly known) opened it's doors in 2007 and now houses 5 classrooms and 100 children.
A true Montessori approach is taught by all fully credentialed Montessori teachers and a love of learning is our motto.
All children receive the highest education offered, and have a lot of fun doing it!

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - Kindergarten
Year Founded 2007

Student Body

Total Students 100 students
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 75%
Average Class Size 20 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Both Full Day and Half Day programs are offered for Toddler and Pre-Primary Classes. Only Full Day for Kindergarten. Optional extended day care program before and after school. Extra curricular classes offered. Within the curriculum itself: Chinese, Ar
Admissions Director Michelle Collins

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Glee Club, Tennis, Art, Keyboarding, Science, Lego Club, Dino Club, Gymnastics, Baking, Clay, Ukulele Glee Club, Tennis, Art, Keyboarding, Science, Lego Club, Dino Club, Gymnastics, Baking, Clay, Ukulele,

School Notes:

    • Montessori has achieved success throughout the world.
    • Montessori is a totally positive environment for children.
    • The role of the teacher is to be an invisible guide.
    • Each child is taught both individually and in groups.
    • Mixed age groups offer the opportunity for responsibility.
    • Children work at their own pace and at their own level.
    • Children respect one another and their surroundings.
    • Each child has the opportunity to reach full potential.
    • Montessori is a dynamic 'whole brain' experience.
    • Montessori teaches decision-making and self-confidence.
    • Children learn to be independent problem-solvers.
    • Skills learned in a Montessori classroom remain for life.

    Profile last updated: 09/01/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Chadwick School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Peninsula Heritage School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is New Horizons Child Devmnt Center (0.1 miles away)
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  • Palos Verdes Peninsula Peninsula Heritage School
    (Nonsectarians)
    26944 Rolling Hills Road
    Palos Verdes Peninsula , CA , 90274
    (310)541-4795
    (Nonsectarians)
    0.1  mi  |  106  students  |  Gr.  K-6
  • Rolling Hills Estates New Horizons Child Devmnt Center
    Coed | Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    26945 Rolling Hills Rd
    Rolling Hills Estates , CA , 90274
    (310)377-4349
    Coed | Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    0.1  mi  |  9  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Palos Verdes Peninsula Rolling Hills Country Day School
    (Nonsectarians)
    26444 Crenshaw Blvd
    Palos Verdes Peninsula , CA , 90274
    (310)377-4848
    (Nonsectarians)
    0.6  mi  |  386  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Palos Verdes Peninsula
    Chadwick School
    (Nonsectarians)
    26800 Academy Drive
    Palos Verdes Peninsula , CA , 90274
    (310)377-1543
    (Nonsectarians)
    0.8  mi  |  835  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Lomita Future Stars Academy
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    2320 Pacific Coast Highway
    Lomita , CA , 90717
    (310)530-0256
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    1.4  mi  |  83  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK

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