We need your help to rebuild our destroyed playground! In the words of Maria Montessori, “Play is the work of the child,” and after the destruction of our beautiful trees, we want our children to have a space in which to thrive.
Located on the beautiful island of St. Croix, United States Virgin Islands, St. Croix Montessori School was established in 2006. Our beautiful campus is tucked away in Estate Orange Grove on nearly one and a half acres of lush Caribbean flora and fauna. Perched on a small hill […]
We Are Almost There! First School In Caribbean To Do This! An enormous thank you goes out to our playground project lead Christina McPherson and her playground committee members, Cassandra King, Gigi Evora, and Jessie Huddleston. We are 6 days out from our volunteer build and there is […]
The Roseway, an educational schooner, which is a part of the World Ocean School, travels to St. Croix every winter. It is back on St. Croix and 24 elementary children, 4 parent chaperones, the elementary teacher and her assistant were excited to board on January 24th, 2018. Our students were able to support this non-profit educational vessel due to supporters of our Hurricane Relief Fund.
Our mission – to create a child-centered community, to assist our families in growing, to enrich our spirits, minds and bodies, and ensure access to quality education on St. Croix – is more important than ever.
CHESS CLUB RESUMED Tuesdays at 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm Ages 6 and up are welcome to join NO CHARGE OPEN HOUSE Our Primary Program is hosting an Open House on Wednesday, February 7th from 5:30 pm to 7pm. All Primary Families are encouraged to attend and bring a […]
With a rich, cultural history, a supportive and diverse island community, and a strong vision for the future, St. Croix Montessori seeks certified instructors and teaching assistants who are excited to engage in a growing program and see our mission fulfilled. Our School As Dr. Maria Montessori says, […]
We have our dates! Now it’s time to gather the community for the “Community-Build” portion of this exciting project. Construction March 7th-11th Volunteers! We need your help. Seeking volunteers to help us put this playground together! Novice and experienced builders welcome. Anyone who has a passion for early […]
NOW ENROLLING Ages 2-1/2 to 3 years old Open houses and observations are ways for parents to get to know about the types of programs that we offer. We are inviting you to experience our wonderful campus and learn about the Primary Program (begins at age 2 1/2) on February […]
FAMILY POTLUCK BREAKFAST Next Friday, January 26th from 7:15 AM – 9 AM we will be having our first family potluck breakfast for the year! We will be discussing the plans for the Playground Project that will be launched on March 7th – 11th. Instead of our Annual Indian Dinner this year, […]
Check out these Montessori Parenting Articles from Montessori Services. Pack a Child’s Lunch Montessori Style by J.A. Beydler for Montessori Services, 2010 “The essence of independence is to be able to do something for one’s self.” —Maria Montessori, The Absorbent Mind Please! Thank you! You’re welcome! Excuse me! May […]
WELCOME BACK! We hope that you had a restful and pleasant winter break, and that your power has returned! You may have noticed the sweet sound of silence – our power has been fully restored, giving us a wonderful gift before the winter break. Be sure to check out […]