Now Enrolling!

Durango Montessori is enrolling K-5 Students for the 2018-2019 School Year. Enrollment is limited so come by for an Open House or Private Tour today!

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Now enrolling for Kindergarten

Durango Montessori is now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 School Year for Kindergarten. Enrollment is limited, and students are accepted on a first come, first served basis. So fill out your Pre-Enrollment forms and schedule your visit today!

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A Human Education

Durango Montessori provides a very Human Education in this Digital Age. The Montessori method fosters a natural curiosity in the world around us. No electronics needed!

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Durango Montessori - a tradition of excellence, creativity, peace and community service since 2005!

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Montessori - a tradition of excellence, creativity & peace and for over 100 years!

Thank You!

Thanks to everyone for supporting our Electronics Recycling event on May 24th and the Spring Evening event on May 18th!

The Value of Montessori

Giving the Future Wings

Academic success
Love of learning
A positive self image
The capability to overcome challenges
Problem solving ability
Excellent communication skills
Ease at adapting to change
Respect and appreciation for the community

Our Supporters

Fort Lewis College

The first Fort Lewis army post was constructed in…

Ballantine Family Foundation

The Ballantine Family Fund is headquartered in Durango, CO,…

LPEA Roundup Foundation

The La Plata Electric Round Up Foundation is almost…

Alpine Bank

Employee-owned and locally operated, Alpine Bank has been a…

Latest News

21 May

Electronics Recycling Fundraiser – May 24th, 2018

It’s time for some Spring Cleaning! Announcing an Electronics Recycling event at The Smiley Building on May 24th, 2018 from 8:45am to 3:30pm.   Look for the…

27 Apr

Montessori Elementary Teaching Assistant

April 27, 2018 JOB TITLE:                Elementary Teaching Assistant REPORTS TO:           Lead Teacher and Director SUPERVISES:           Students HOURS:                     20-30 hours per…

26 Apr

DMS is now enrolling for Kindergarten

Durango Montessori is now enrolling students for Kindergarten for the 2018-2019 School year. Upcoming Open Houses are: Tuesday, May 1st from 3:30pm – 5:30pm…

25 Apr

DMS Fundraiser – May 18, 2018

Our first of its kind fundraiser for Durango Montessori – “A Night Under the Cherry Blossoms”! was a huge success. We enjoyed food and…