Montessori School of Johns Island and Creative Beginnings

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Montessori School of Johns Island is an independent school located off Main Road on Johns Island in Charleston, South Carolina.  We follow a Montessori philosophy of teaching, emphasizing independence, freedom within limits, and respect for a child’s natural psychological, physical, and social development.   We are privileged to have a 5 acre campus with Infant, Toddler, Preschool and Kindergarten centers, several playgrounds, an organic vegetable and flower garden and a small farm.

Our programs are loosely organized by age.  The Chrysalis Program includes children from birth to 18 months. The Makin’ Butterflies Program includes children from  18 months to 3 years, the Children’s House Program includes ages 3 to 6 years. 

Our Students

We welcome all children from diverse communities, cultures, races, backgrounds, abilities, and religions. We have and maintain a program of tuition assistance in cases of financial need.

At Montessori School of Johns Island the child is guided to think and discover. Our teachers are trained to observe when the child is ready to move on to new and more complex discoveries.

Come discover how the Montessori School of Johns Island can prepare your child for life and guide your child to a love of learning.

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