Why choose Lyonsgate?
A bilingual English- French program
Our Montessori directress speaks only in English to your child while our French speaking assistant speaks always in French. This bilingual recipe enables your child to learn a second language naturally and in it's entirety!
Licenced under Day Nursery Act:
Lyonsgate Montessori School is licensed child care centre under the Day Nurseries Act. The child to teacher ratio is 1-8.
Member of CCMA:
Lyonsgate Montessori School is an authentic Montessori programme and is a member of the Canadian council of Montessori administrators.
All staff has first aid and C.P.R. training
Whether in the classroom or out on the playground your child will be supervised by staff that has undergone first aid and C.P.R. training.
Organic snacks daily
All of our snacks at Lyonsgate are pesticide and herbicide free....an option that not only benefits your child but their environment too!
A.M.I trained directress
All Montessori Staff at Lyonsgate have undergone their Montessori training under the Association Montessori Internationale. The Association is the only organization that is recognized internationally and by the Montessori family. The Association Montessori internationale protects and adheres to the original findings of Dr. Maria Montessori.
Built in Montessori developed music programme (the bells)
An expensive but well worth it music program developed by Maria Montessori that not all Montessori programs offer. The bells are a middle C to high C scale of beauty. The children work with the bells practice tone on tone matching, grading from low notes to high notes and ultimately reading and writing of music!
Parent education evenings
A big part of Montessori is feeling included in your child's experience at school. Our parent education evenings offer a chance for parents to come into the classroom and learn more about the Montessori philosophy and of course to socialize and feel connected and supported.
Staff that went through the Montessori program as children
Our Montessori Directresses went through the Montessori program as children and have first hand knowledge of what it takes to be a great inspiration to young children and how to connect them to the Montessori learning materials.
Fenced in playground
A fenced in playground that is directly attached to the school means added safety and security for your child.
Clean and safe environment
Our staff at Lyonsgate Montessori School clean your child's classroom 2 times daily! We have high expectations when it comes to the environment you have chosen to put your child in.
Family owned and run school
With the school being run by family you get a high standard of commitment to you and your child's happiness and success in the program!