Durango Montessori Elementary School was established in 2005 and is located in the Smiley Building near downtown Durango. As a nonprofit educational organization our goal is to provide quality education based on the Montessori philosophy for children ages six to eleven.
Durango Montessori houses two separate classrooms, the lower elementary (1st-3rd grade), and an upper elementary classroom (4th-5th grade). There are 20-26 students in each classroom with two or more trained teachers in each. Additionally, it is common for the classrooms to have a teaching assistant and/or college practicum teaching student...Read More
Holiday Bazaar: a financial aid fundraiser Date: Friday, November 14th, 2014 Time: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Location: Smiley Building first floor-1309 East…Read More
Holiday Arts & Crafts
Today one of our wonderful parent volunteers came into the classroom to guide children through the process of making felted…Read More
When teachers attend their Montessori training, one of the things that they learn about is how to teach children to…Read More
Back to School with Yoga
Well it’s back to school after the holiday break for the children and teachers of Durango Montessori. Children are hard…Read More