Nurturing Curiosity, Guiding Discovery

The Portland Montessori School has a long-standing tradition of educating children for life. Founded in 1962 as Providence Montessori School, we were the first Montessori school in the Pacific Northwest. We offer primary and elementary programs at our Northeast Portland campus that build on a rich history of learning, friendship and community. Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) recognized, and guided by a gifted team of certified professionals, we are committed to helping children develop a lifelong love of learning and cultivating the skills essential to authentic living.

Upcoming Events

Parent Conference - Holiday Camp Friday, April 29, 2016 - 8:30am

When school is out for a holiday, parents can rely on holiday camp to keep their kids engaged and having fun. The Portland Montessori School offers affordable and fun holiday camps that run from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM...

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News

We're honored to announce that we have received AMI Recognition. Our Primary & Elementary programs have received full recognition. This is an affirmation of the important work our students do here and we're very grateful to all the staff and families for helping us achieve this.

Here are a few of our favorite links!

Adele Diamond’s TedTalk:
https://www.youtube.com/...

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"I am so happy that my son is spending his kindergarten year in a Montessori environment where his knowledge, self-control, kindness, sense of purpose, and confidence have all grown by leaps and bounds."

More Events

Coffee Friday Friday, May 6, 2016 - 8:30am
Spring Dance Saturday, May 14, 2016 - 4:30pm
Community Connections Friday, May 27, 2016 - 3:15pm