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The Only Accredited Montessori School in the Toledo-Area
You’ve heard about the Montessori method. You may have even read about it. But the only way to understand it is to see it in action, firsthand. West Side Montessori has been a child development leader for nearly 40 years with academic programs for toddlers, preschoolers, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school.
Discover the West Side Montessori difference. West Side Montessori is a private school that meets or exceeds the State of Ohio curricula requirements for K-8 and is the only Toledo-area Montessori school accredited by the American Montessori Society.
Why West Side Montessori Is Right For Your Child
This is a beautiful representation of a typical Montessori morning. Filmed at Dundas Valley Montessori School.
Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin discuss their experience as Montessori students.
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Sign up for our ePackets to watch West Side Montessori lesson videos, learn more about our programs and hear what parents and students say about our school. Make an appointment to tour and observe classrooms at any of our two school campuses serving the communities of Toledo, Sylvania, Perrysburg, Maumee, Southeast Michigan, and surrounding areas.
06.2 Congratulations to the West Side Montessori graduating class of 2014! Here is the second of two installments featuring this year’s 8th grade class to learn about their plans for the future and favorite WSM moments. Read full story »
06.1 It's official – for the sixth time, West Side Montessori has been selected as the BEST PRESCHOOL in the annual Toledo Parent Reader's Choice poll. Read full story »
07.9 The urge for adventure, exploring outdoors, is one of the joys of childhood. This summer, in addition to the zoo and our 12 amazing Metroparks of the Toledo Area, take your children for a walk on the wild side to … Read full story »
04.25 How will your children spend their time this summer? Riding bikes? Swimming? Playing with friends? Attending summer camps or classes? Relaxing and reading? What about screen-time, the amount of time watching TV, playing video games or using mobile devices? We … Read full story »
01.16 How do you nurture a child to become his or her best self? Lovingly, tenderly, slowly, just like in nature. The transformation from baby to adult human being takes a full 24 years from birth to maturity. West Side Montessori … Read full story »