University Montessori School

  • Northwood Montessori Schools of Irvine was created to meet the increasing demand for the quality of our program.
  • This school serves toddlers from 1 year of age and walking and continues through the first grade.
  • Montessori Schools of Irvine programs are based on the strong foundation of early childhood education created by Dr. Maria Montessori.
  • This method recognizes that children are born with an "absorbent mind" the natural ability to learn by spontaneously absorbing knowledge from their environment.
  • Based on this respect and understanding of the child, the Montessori environment encourages the child to explore.
  • What they discover is an enriched world of beauty, peace, and interest to promote learning the natural way.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-1

Student Body

Total Students 208 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
69%
State avg.: 43%
Students by Grade University Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 42:1
National avg.: 13:1
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