“To aid life, leaving it free, however, to unfold itself, that is the basic task of the educator.”

Maria Montessori

“One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.”

Maria Montessori

“The essence of independence is to be able to do something for one’s self.”

Maria Montessori

“Our care of the child should be governed, not by the desire to make him learn things, but by the endeavour always to keep burning within him that light which is called intelligence.”

Maria Montessori

“The child’s progress does not depend only on his age, but also on being free to look around him.”

Maria Montessori

“The environment must be rich in motives which lend interest to activity and invite the child to conduct his own experiences.”

Maria Montessori

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Atlantic Montessori School has expanded and moved to #102- 182 Bedford Highway!

We now have two Casa Classes, Casa Cardinal and Casa Blue Jay, and one expanded Toddler class, The Hummingbird Room.

Atlantic Montessori School provides high quality education that focuses on the individual needs of each child.

Atlantic Montessori School was the first CCMA (Canadian Council of Montessori Administrators) Applicant Member School in Atlantic Canada and is the only CCMA Applicant Member School in Nova Scotia.

Toddler Program

Ages 1.5 to 3 years

Casa Program (English/French)

Ages 3 to 6 years