At Montessori Country Day, we nurture and educate young children through the Montessori Method. Children experience the joy of learning, and our staff encourage their spontaneity, curiosity and initiative.
We are dedicated to providing a personalized, positive environment that encourages respect, appreciates individual differences, and enables all to develop at their own pace to reach their highest potential academically, personally, and socially.
- Low student to teacher ratios
- Full-time and part-time options
- Care for children 15 months through kindergarten
- Academically challenging curriculum
- Certified Montessori teachers
- Open year-round with optional summer sessions
- Voted #1 preschool in Western North Carolina
Our Montessori classrooms are carefully prepared, child-oriented environments. Children learn at their own pace, choosing materials that appeal to their interests and developmental needs. The materials are attractive, self- teaching, self-correcting, and can be used independently by the children. Many of our materials are sequenced, coordinated, and progressively challenging. Materials are specifically designed to give…
My husband and I are so thankful to the Director, and to the entire staff, for providing our children with a curriculum designed around their specific needs and abilities, allowing them to explore and learn at their own pace and on their own terms. The decision to place our children here is one of the best choices we have made as parents. We wholeheartedly believe that we are giving our children a competitive advantage. I would highly recommend anyone thinking about placing their children here to call the school, speak with any of their fabulous team members, and request a visit – you won’t regret it!
Our three sons (1, 3, and 5) are thriving at MCD! We love the caring teachers, who guide the children with respect and kindness. We like how the Montessori environment gives the boys chances to learn through play and exploration. They get chances to play outside almost every day. We also like how the boys are encouraged to be independent and supported when they need a little extra help.