THE CHILDREN’S WORKSHOP - CLAREMONT PH: 021 671 7538/2555
The Montessori Connect Children's Workshop is situated in the residential suburb of Claremont, Cape Town, between Belvedere and Selous Roads.
The Montessori Connect Children's Workshop is a co-educational Nursery, Pre & Primary School, embracing the Montessori system of education.
- In the development of the whole child
- That each child is unique and special
- That our staff, with parents and the community, provided our learners with a secure foundation for life-long learning
- That through our caring and supporting environment, we foster positive values
- That through our innovative curricula we help all children to develop to their full potential
- We have small classes with a low adult to child ratio
We, as a staff, encourage the total development of each child by modelling an intrinsic love and respect for all life.
Our school consists of:
- 2 Nursery classes (12 months-3 years)
- 3 Preschool classes including Grade R (3-6 years)
- 2 Primary classes (6-9 and 9-12 years)
The ratio of adult to child varies between the age groups
- The Nursery classes have a ratio of 1 to 7.
- The Preschool classes have a ratio of 1 to 12.
- The Primary classes have a ratio of 1 to 15.
The Montessori Connect Children’s Workshop was founded in 1980. It was the first Montessori School in Cape Town.
The Children’s Campaign Trust purchased it in 2009.