OUR PROGRAMS

OUR PROGRAMS

At Montessori Children’s Academy we offer 4 Early Learning programs:
Nido/Infant Program (Birth-18 months)
Junior Toddler Program (ages 18-30 months)
CASA Prep Program (24-42 months)
3-Year CASA Program (ages 3 to 6 years)

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NIDO/INFANT

BIRTH-18 MONTHS

The Nido environment is a special environment designed to replicate the home. In the the Nido classroom children will be met with love, care and respect. The adults in the environment are there to guide and support the child as they learnand develop. In this environment we work on self-feeding, balance and coordination and following a simple routine.

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JUNIOR TODDLER PROGRAM

18-30 MONTHS

The toddler program is a wonderful way to begin your child’s Montessori experience. This program focuses on the early integration of social skills, fine and gross motor skills, toileting and independent skills. Toddlers are provided with 2 healthy snacks each day and a prepared mid-day meal. This program has been designed to meet the needs of children between the ages of 18 and 24 months. We recommend a minimum attendance of 3 days (half or full).

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CASA PREP PROGRAM

24-42 MONTHS

The CASA prep program is designed to facilitate the ever changing and growing 2-3 year old. This program focuses on mastering toileting, independent self-help skills and prepares the child for entry into the 3 year CASA program. This classroom is designed strategically to accommodate the tactile and sensory needs of this age grouping. Montessori materials are shown and used daily in this classroom. These children are provided with 2 healthy snacks each day and a prepared mid-day meal.

3-YEAR CASA PROGRAM

3-6 YEARS

“The child has a different relation to his environment from ours….the child absorbs it. The things he sees are not just remembered; they form part of his soul. He incarnates himself all in the world about him that his eyes wee and his ears here.” Maria Montessori

The Montessori CASA program is offered to the child between the ages of 3 to 6 years of age. This program focuses on the development of the whole child through the use of the Montessori materials. The program offers a dynamic individualized learning environment meeting the needs of each child. The Montessori CASA program caters to the developing mind of the child. Your child will experience the joy of scrubbing a table all the while prepaing him/herself for future motor skills required in writing. He/She will also take part in such things as learning and identifying the continents of our world, manipulating three dimensional geometric shapes, tracing the sandpaper letters in order to learn the phonetic sound and caring for both the indoor and outdoor environment at the school. The Montessori environment captures the inquisitive mind of the young child!

SUMMER CAMP

Children thrive on routine and summer camp provides just that. Little ones preparing to head to school for the first time, why not let them get their feet wet and try camp for a few weeks.

You deserve a break and your little one will enjoy the change of scenery and the social interaction with their peers. Our qualified staff is ready to roll and our great themes are sure to keep your youngster entertained and excited!!

Each theme has scheduled arts & crafts, dramatic play, games and activities, We are a sun safe camp and ask that all campers come with a hat and sunscreen. The children remain indoors during the heat of the day.

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*Please note we do not offer a summer infant program

All registrations must be processed by the school office. Please request a registration package by emailing mca_paris@bellnet.ca

MEET OUR STAFF

Montessori Children’s Academy has an amazing team of qualified teaching staff that are invested in providing an exceptional beginning for your child. Each individual brings a skill set and set of expertise to share and together collaborate to create an exemplary program for each individual child.

Montessori Children’s Academy works hard to support and accommodate all registered families. Please click on the appropriate link below to begin your child’s application process today.

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PROGRAM HOURS

We offer full-day and half-day (AM and PM) programs:

Full day: 8:45 – 3:45
Half Day AM: 8:45 – 11:45

NB Full time placement will be accommodated first, half time placements will be available numbers permitting and at the discretion of the Director

OPENING HOURS

7:30am-5:30pm

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ADMISSIONS

All applications for Montessori Children’s Academy Inc. will be processed through http:Brantford.onehsn.com

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LOCATION

We are located in the quaint south central town of Paris.Our school is located on the banks of the Grand River.