CMS is a thriving community of families and educators. We offer an enriched and nurturing educational experience for children aged 15 months to 6 years.
Corvallis Montessori School is located in Corvallis, Oregon in the heart of the Willamette Valley. An hour from the Pacific coast, two hours from skiing, and 90 minutes from the Portland metro area, Corvallis has a population of 58,000. Home to the Oregon State University. residents enjoy a thriving downtown, a small-town feeling while offering “bigger city” amenities. The city is known for green power, parks, extensive bicycle paths, a large aquatic center, high-use libraries, and a vibrant arts community.
Our school reflects the ideas of Dr. Maria Montessori, an Italian physician born in the 19th Century who formulated an educational philosophy based on her observations about child development. Recognized by AMI (Association Montessori International, all of our lead teachers are fully trained Montessori educators. The educational approach in practice at CMS is time-tested, backed by scientific study, and respected around the world.