The experiences a child has in the first years of Montessori aid in helping her develop concentration, coordination and work habits necessary for advanced learning. We've discovered that the younger a child enters Montessori, the more she will benefit. Of course, there are tremendous benefits to be gained at any age.
Students in the Children's House program attend a five days a week from 9 a.m. to noon. (A three-day program is also available.)
When she turns five and is physically, intellectually and socially mature enough to handle additional academic work, she is admitted to the extended day program which would be the equivalent of the kindergarten year in some cases. Talk to one of our teachers for details.