Canandaigua Montessori School

"Our task is to cast a ray of light and pass it on to our children." Dr. Maria Montessori

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Our School provides a rich and supportive community for children's growth and development as students.  Through the educational methods developed by Dr. Maria Montessori, Canandaigua Montessori School seeks to encourage the acquisition of skills and attitudes that will form the basis of a love and desire for life-long learning and discovery. 

In addition, we hope to guide children to become  independent,  self-fulfilled and responsible   individuals and members of their
















The most important period of life is not university studies, but the first one, the period from birth to six.

The more fully the needs of one period are met, the greater will be the success of the next.      

Dr. Maria Montessori