The Montessori name is not patented, and can be used by anyone. In philosophy and practice, Plymouth-Canton Montessori School adheres to Montessori principles. Teachers are properly trained, classrooms are fully equipped, and the children experience a true Montessori program.
A number of qualities characterize the programs at Plymouth-Canton Montessori School. Among them are…
Experience: Plymouth-Canton Montessori School has been offering high-quality educational programs since 1973.
Accreditation: Plymouth-Canton Montessori School is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) under their new, rigorous standards. Only 8% of schools nationwide and 3% in Michigan achieve this distinction.
Authenticity: The Montessori name is not patented, and can be used by anyone. In philosophy and practice, Plymouth-Canton Montessori School adheres to Montessori principles. Teachers are properly trained, classrooms are fully equipped, and the children experience a true Montessori program.
Highly-trained staff: Head teachers in all classrooms hold Montessori certification at the level they are teaching from the most respected training programs (American Montessori Society-AMS and Association Montessori Internationale-AMI). All teachers, assistant teachers, and support personnel participate in ongoing staff development programs.
Low staff turnover: Our extremely low teacher turnover rate results in an experienced and stable staff.
Safety: The highest priority is given to safety, and many policies and procedures are in place to ensure that all children are protected. All staff are CPR and First Aid certified.
Values: Kindness and consideration for others are taught and practiced. Respect and responsibility are operative concepts.
“One-stop shopping”: The decision to enroll a child at Plymouth-Canton Montessori School will serve him or her through the toddler, preschool and kindergarten years. Before- and after-school care and a summer programs are also offered. Elementary and middle school (grades 1-8), intramural sports, after school classes, and tutoring services are additional options offered at our Dearborn Heights Montessori Center location.
Educational excellence: Plymouth-Canton Montessori students excel academically. A high-quality academic program is offered to our toddler, preschool, kindergarten, and Extended Day kindergarten students.
More than the basics: Specialists provide instruction in foreign language (French), music, and art. Numerous in-house presenters and field trips further enrich the children’s experience.
Individualized programs: A mastery-based curriculum enables each child to progress according to his or her own gifts.
Cultural diversity: Students and staff from a wide range of cultures thrive in an atmosphere of mutual respect.
And last, but certainly not least—
A caring place: Plymouth-Canton Montessori School is a community that nurtures children, welcomes parents, and provides an environment that supports open communication.BACK TO TOP