BunnyBears Preschool Santee

Starting from a foundation in the Montessori Method, our Montessori Discovery School's philosophy also draws on other Early Childhood disciplines to provide a unique prepared environment.
It allows us to be ready for the unpredictable teachable moment; that magic time when your child is most ready to learn.
So we have a classroom rich with stimulus for every developmental level, designed by teachers sensitive to each child's needs.
The result is a child centered, mixed age classroom in which your child independently selects activities of personal interest.
To balance this freedom, we provide a framework of firm limits, guidelines, and support.
At the heart of our program is respect. We respect your child's need for independence, challenge, nurturing, and expression.
We provide ample space and time within clear boundaries and supportive schedules to facilitate learning.
From your child in return, we expect respect for us, the other children, and the facility.
We will neither abandon children in their inexperience, nor dictate their every move, since both extremes are detrimental to growth. Our goal is to provide a balanced program where children have every opportunity to develop in their own way to realize their maximum potential.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
  • Students: 43 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded
1974
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
43 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
BunnyBears Preschool Santee Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Varies by schedule. Current information sent upon request.

School Notes

  • We serve children ages 2 - 6.
  • Open 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
  • We offer 3 programs in 2 classes: The First Step for children 24 - 38 months old (we help with potty training). Pre-school for children 3 to 4 years old (emphasis on social, motor, academic skills). Jr. Kindergarten for children 4 - 6 years old (strong academic preparedness for Kindergarten)
  • Spacious landscaped outdoor play area
  • Dance classes weekly
  • Extra curricular Soccer Shots and Gym Bus

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
  • Students: 43 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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