WHat does my child do all day?


                Preschool Program

                Before Care: 8am - 9am

8am                        School opens

8am - 9am             Free Choice  

                       Program: 9am - 1pm

9am                       Children arrive

9:15 - 9:30             Morning Meeting

(community circle time to welcome the day)

9:30 - 11am           Self Guided Work Period - Inside

(using Montessori materials and monthly themed works, teachers provide one-on-one or group lessons)

11am - 11:15         Circle time

(yoga/story/themed activity -  let's move our bodies!)

11:15 - 11:45         Lunch 

(we thank the earth for providing our food and enjoy 

time together over a meal)

11:45 - 12:45         Outside Time

(our playground is designed to inspire imagination, provide children ample exercise, and connect with nature through gardening and water play)

                      After Care: 1pm - 3pm

1pm - 2pm           Rest Period and Story Time

2pm - 3pm           Free Choice (inside or outside)

3pm                      School Closes

                Elementary Program

                              8am - 3pm

8 - 8:30am             Children Arrive/Free Choice

8:30 - 8:45            Morning Meeting

(community circle time to welcome the day and discuss daily goals)

8:45 - 10:30am      Self Guided Work Period - Inside

(using Montessori materials teachers provide individually planned lessons and group instruction)

10:30 - 11:45         Outside Play/Group Sports

(outside freeplay followed by teacher led physical education)

11:45 - 12:30         Lunch 

(we thank the earth for providing our food and enjoy

time together over a meal)

12:30 - 1:15          Quiet Time/Reading Time

(children enjoy quiet and calming activities while teachers read aloud. Individual reading lessons are given)

1:15 - 2pm           Group Project/STEM Activity

(Children collaborate and practice critical thinking in group activities)

2:00 - 3pm          Indoor or Outdoor Work Period

(Children finish their goals for the day, explore art mediums or spend time outside)

3pm                     School Closes


Tell Me More About Butterfly House


It is our duty to care for this earth that we call home! We use only eco-friendly and child-safe cleaning products. Within the classroom we teach love and respect for all creatures of the earth. 

Hands-on Materials

Montessori materials are made with beauty and purpose. These materials are designed to help children learn through touching, exploring and experimenting. Our students are learning through sensorial input long before they put pen to paper. 

Trained Teachers

Our teachers are trained in the Montessori pedagogy. We are proud to offer the community an authentic Montessori environment! A safe place for children to grow and learn through respect and within limits.

Rainboots Required

We play outside in all kinds of weather! Please dress your child in clothes that they can freely explore the mud puddles in. As they say in Norway "there's no such thing as bad weather, only bad clothing."