Squamish Montessori School is located in the beautiful Squamish Valley between West Vancouver and Whistler, British Columbia. Squamish Montessori School offers a program for preschool age children (2.5 to 5 years old), a kindergarten program, as well as an elementary school program for grades 1 to 5. The school is expanding with the addition of an elementary grade per school year up to grade 6 by the year 2014.
Squamish Montessori School is committed to meeting the social, emotional, physical and intellectual needs of the child. Within the framework of Montessori principles and philosophy, the school's goal is to provide each child the opportunity to develop to their full potential, in a safe, loving, and affirming environment.
Squamish Montessori Elementary School is a not-for-profit organization.
"Our care of children should not be governed by our desire to 'make them learn things', but by the endeavor to keep burning within them the light which is called intelligence." -- Maria Montessori