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Child’s View Montessori School has been serving families in Southwest Portland for over 30 years! We are currently offering Montessori education for children ages 3 months through 12 years.
Following the vision of Dr. Maria Montessori, we aim to foster a supportive and collaborative environment. This encourages the growth of each child, family and staff member, creating a more peaceful and inclusive world.
Observe each child
Assist each child in his/her self-construction
Encourage critical thinking
Allow for spontaneous learning
Guide growing inner discipline
Strengthen executive functioning skills
Foster independence, and further, interdependence
Maintain each child’s natural love of learning
Model respect for self, others and the environment
Discover and appreciate the similarities and differences among our world’s people and cultures
Understand the interconnectedness of all life
Support the unique developmental journey of each child and their family
Nurture extended community
Educate for peace and non-violence
Extra Curricular Activities:
CVMS is proud to employ an aftercare coordinator to plan daily and monthly activities for children who stay with us after 3pm. We additionally host several extra curricular classes on-site! This allows busy families the opportunity to offer their children experiences that support their growing interests, without the hassle of driving to and from various locations. Currently we offer classes from the following partners. Check out their websites for more information:
Hip Hop Dance
What makes us special...
Our properties are home to very large play yards and stunning gardens. Additionally, the main site is uniquely positioned next to 36-acres of native forest, that includes over 2 miles of hiking trails, beautiful Woods Creek and tributary and a giant wildflower meadow! Our Lake Oswego Campus sits next to the gorgeous Lake Oswego pathways!