Barrenjoey Montessori School is a well established Montessori school located just behind the sand dunes of Avalon on the beautiful Northern Beaches of Sydney.
The vibrant school community consists of educators, students and families united by the core values that are embedded in a Montessori education.
The school provides an education for children from the age of 3 months to 9 years of age in learning environments that are designed to meet the academic, social and emotional needs of the child.
Barrenjoey Montessori School provides every child with the opportunity:
- To Learn through exploration and discovery, with concrete, hands-on materials.
- To be respected as an individual with recognition of individual learning styles and paces.
- To balance freedom and responsibility in the classroom (freedom within limits).
- To be respected as a competent learner trusting in the basic desire to learn.
- To work independently and cooperatively without the need for comparison but rather with an emphasis on self improvement
- To experience a social and learning environments designed to help each child feel good about who they are and what they have the power to accomplish.
Click here to see reflections of Barrenjoey Montessori community after 30 years of education on the Northern Beaches of Sydney.