Welcome to Hummingbird Montessori School!
Joyful Learning from Preschool to High School
About Our School
Hummingbird Montessori School (HMS) opened in 2009 with 5 students, and has grown into a registered private school with casa and elementary classes serving 35+ students from pre-K to grade 8 2016-17 marks the beginning of our eighth year of operation. Our school is the result of many years of hard work by two sisters, Sherri Jackson & Megan McQueen.
Hummingbird Montessori School is located in Brethren in Christ Church, 1152 Concession 6 North, between Duntroon and Stayner. Our facility is about 10 minutes north of Creemore, and about 10 minutes south of Collingwood, 2km south of the Collingwood Airport on the 6th line.
We nurture, encourage and guide the children to reach their highest potential, while recognizing their individuality and supporting their own interests and aptitudes. It is our goal to help each child evolve into a caring, compassionate, productive and responsible member of their community.
-casa program, for children ages 3 to 6,
-lower elementary program for grades 1 through 4
-upper elementary program for grades 5-8
-a full Montessori math and language curriculum, and a multitude of culture subjects (geography, world history, botany, zoology, science).
-classes in French, art, music, nature studies and phys ed.
-extended care from 7:30-5:00pm.
-enrichment programs daily after school in music, art and sports.
Why is Montessori Good for My Child?
Here's a brief video on Montessori compared to traditional education models: