Rolling Hills Montessori

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Rolling Hills Montessori Photo #1 - Teaching our students to give back is an important part of their social development.
  • 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!.

Top Placements

Rolling Hills Montessori places among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Year Founded2007
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students100 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Rolling Hills Montessori Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size20 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesBoth 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 DirectorMichelle Collins

Extracurriculars

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

Nearby Private Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Palos Verdes Peninsula
    Grades: PK-K | 201 students
    0.1 miles
    26945 Rolling Hills Rd
    Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274
    (310)377-4349
    0.1 PK-K
    201
  • Palos Verdes Peninsula
    Grades: K-8 | 128 students
    0.1 miles
    26944 Rolling Hills Road
    Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274
    (310)541-4795
    0.1 K-8
    128
  • Palos Verdes Peninsula
    Grades: K-8 | 416 students
    0.6 miles
    26444 Crenshaw Blvd
    Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274
    (310)377-4848
    0.6 K-8
    416
  • Palos Verdes Peninsula
    Grades: K-12 | 855 students
    0.8 miles
    26800 Academy Drive
    Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274
    (310)377-1543
    0.8 K-12
    855
  • Torrance
    Center For Learning Unlimited
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    Special Education School
    Grades: 3-12 | 27 students
    1.2 miles
    2785 Pacific Coast Highway, Suite G
    Torrance, CA 90505
    (310)997-1900
    1.2 3-12
    27

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