Miss Melissa’s Preschool
Is an enriched program based on the educational philosophy and methods of Dr. Maria Montessori. It is designed to promote a complete education by developing each child’s social, emotional, physical, and intellectual development using the philosophy that children learn best through play. Montessori learning focuses on the potential of the individual child to grow in all areas with an emphasis on self-motivation, self-direction and self-discipline.
Guidance & Support
The staff provides guidance and warm support as the child discovers for himself/herself the satisfaction and enjoyment of interacting with materials and other children. The resulting satisfaction and enjoyment of learning promotes self-confidence, independence, and positive attitudes that continue through later school years.
Redirection and Conscious Discipline
The Montessori philosophy in conjunction with discipline by redirection helps children develop socially acceptable and appropriate behavior as they grow. Conscious Discipline describes the teaching/learning process by which children develop a consciousness about why they are