Calvary by the Sea Montessori School
...nurturing the Spirit of the Child.
Thank you for considering Calvary by the Sea Montessori School for your child. At Calvary, we offer a Christian, Montessori environment that encourages a natural curiosity and passion for learning. Our goal at Calvary is to enrich the child's learning experience with a solid Montessori educational foundation. Our School currently serves children from the age of two through six years. We also offer a summer program for currently enrolled children and for children who will be enrolling in the fall. Separate summer program enrollment is required.
Montessori Education is distinguished by developing a nurturing environment, independence, confidence, and development of freedom and discipline.
Our programs are designed using the Montessori Philosophy and methods of Dr. Maria Montessori, which emanates out of respect for the child. We offer each child a "prepared environment," which allows him or her to develop individually
at their own pace, according to his/her potential in a
As Dr. Montessori observed, the child from birth to six years has an "absorbent mind," is interested in facts, and has a need for "self-construction." Children internalize concepts through movement and repetition, the use of their senses, and the manipulation of concrete objects.