Mission Montessori

     Tel: (949)582-3956
Grades: NS - K | 122 students
Mission Montessori provides care and learning in a safe, nurturing, respectful environment that promotes independence and positive self esteem.
Our curriculum is based on the AMS Montessori teaching philosophy with a Christian emphasis.
Our facility is newly remodeled and provides care for children from infancy through kindergarten.
Included in the curriculum is weekly music, fine art, yoga, Spanish, PE and Bible.
Optional enrichment activities include: Gymnastics, Ceramics, Soccer Shots, Dance & Cheer as well as additional language & yoga opportunities.
The school is located across from Mission Hospital, on a safe, quiet campus.
We are convenient to the 5 freeway and serve the cities of Mission Viejo, Ladera Ranch, Laguna Niguel, Laguna Hills and other Orange County communities.
Mission Montessori is an alternative to childcare providing a nurturing stimulating curriculum with Montessori certified teachers.
We offer part and full time schedules.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Kindergarten
Year Founded 2009

Student Body

Total Students 122 students
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $10,000
Tuition Notes Tuition varies by age and schedule
Admissions Director Gina Whitefoot
Admissions Associate Lena Thomas

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Ballet, Dance, Gymnastics, SoccerBalletDance,
GymnasticsSoccer,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Music, Bible, Spanish, Yoga, Ceramics, PE, Soccer Shots, Gymnastics, Dance & Cheer Art,  Music,  Bible,  Spanish,  Yoga,  Ceramics,  PE,  Soccer Shots,  Gymnastics,  Dance & Cheer, 

School Notes:

  • Infant
  • Toddler
  • Preschool
  • Kindergarten
  • Summer Enrichment Program
  • Enrichment

Profile last updated: 08/31/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Agape Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Grace Christian Schools (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Grace Christian Schools (0.5 miles away)
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1 year ago
Darling school w/ loving teachers & staff who really care. True Montessori education & we love the healthy lunches served!
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