Sunflower Montessori

28251 Marguerite Pkwy Ste L
Mission Viejo, CA 92692-0926
     Tel: (949)364-6500
        
   
Grades: PK - K | 45 students
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Sunflower Montessori provides an education based on the philosophy of Maria Montessori for children from age 3 months through the eighth grade.
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Starting from our original school in 1985, we have grown to 25 classrooms at 3 locations.
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Although we are large for a Montessori school, our classrooms are structured much the same way as single room schools that employ the Montessori Method.
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Montessori on the Lake school includes an Infant Center, Toddler/Two’s, Children's House (Preschool), Kindergarten, Elementary, and Middle School programs.
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Our staff believes much work needs to be done in the Montessori community to attain the goals envisioned by Maria Montessori.
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Her vision believed that World Peace begins with education and to reach that goal we must provide a respectful and nurturing environment for all children of the world to grow into effective and forward thinking citizens of the world.
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We take great pride in monitoring the progress of our students after they leave our school.
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We are glad to have been a part of their cosmic curriculum.
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Until the advent of Charter schools, the educational establishment was skeptical of the Montessori method of education.
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Despite this, Montessori is steadily gaining in popularity.
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The nation is experiencing a Montessori Renaissance, and with good reason.
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Montessori education works in practice because it is founded in sound educational philosophy.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other Montessori association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 45 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 18%
State avg.: 43%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 28:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Armenta Learning Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stoneybrooke Christian Schools - San Juan Capistrano (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Stoneybrooke Christian Schools - San Juan Capistrano (0.7 miles away)
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  • San Juan CapistranoStoneybrooke Christian Schools - San Juan Capistrano
      (Christian)
    26300 Via Escolar
    San Juan CapistranoCA 92692
    (949)364-4407
      (Christian)
    0.7 mi | 196 students | Gr. NS-6                      
  • Laguna NiguelArmenta Learning Academy
    Alternative School  (Non-sectarian)
    27665 Forbes Road Ste 201
    Laguna NiguelCA 92677
    (949)367-9473
    Alternative School  (Non-sectarian)
    0.7 mi | 10 students | Gr. NS-12                      
  • Mission ViejoRobin Hood Montessori School
    Daycare / Preschool
    27500 Marguerite Pkwy Ste 6
    Mission ViejoCA 92692
    (949)364-6342
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.1 mi | 21 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • Laguna Niguel Mcdowell Private School
    29028 Aloma Avenue
    Laguna NiguelCA 92677
    (949)495-5162
    1.4 mi | 193 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Laguna NiguelLaguna Niguel Montessori Center
    Montessori School
    28083 Moulton Pkwy
    Laguna NiguelCA 92677
    (949)643-1200
    Montessori School
    1.6 mi | 205 students | Gr. PK-2                      

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