Mission: Jonathan montessori house of children serves the needs of individuals aiming for the fullest possible development of the human potential as a preparation for life. The montessori experience strives to meet the needs of the child socially, emotionally, intellectually, physically and spiritually. The environment offers the opportunity for exploration and discovery, encouraging independence and self-motivated learning. Jonathan montessori offers a learning environment for children ages 16 months through kindergarten. The earlier children enter the program, the more opportunity they have to take advantage of their capabilities. From birth to age six, the young child learns in a very special way. Montessori calls this period the absorbent mind. Using their senses, very young children explore their world and absorb all that is within their environment. The montessori environment is an extension of the home, offering a wealth of materials and experiences through which the child constructs his
Programs: In 2012 jonathan montessori served approximately 62 students in preschool and kindergarten from the surrounding communities. The school planned an expansion and purchased a building in order to expand it's program in the fall of 2013. At that time we will start serving children from 16 months through kindergarten.