About Northwoods Montessori2023-05-30T14:47:03+00:00

About Northwoods Montessori

"We've Got Some History"

Northwoods Montessori was one of the first Montessori schools in the greater Atlanta area, and originally opened in Decatur in 1972, as the Montessori World of Children. The first elementary class began in 1975 and by 1980 the enrollment had outgrown the Decatur facility. A second campus was opened in Doraville and the school was re-named Northwoods Montessori. In the fall of 2012, Northwoods consolidated its operations at the Doraville campus. From the beginning, our founders have focused on integrating students of diverse backgrounds and on delivering a “pure” Montessori experience. We have always benefitted from our affiliation with the Association Montessori Internationale, the oldest Montessori organization in the world.

Our Staff

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Our Programs

Learn more about our Montessori methods using philosophy, psychology, educational theory, and instructional materials.
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Montessori Learning Tools

At Northwoods Montessori, learning tools include a variety of unique tactile and multi-sensory materials traditionally used in Montessori education to build developmental skills.

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The Meaning of Montessori

At Northwoods Montessori, we like to say that our purpose is “To provide a foundation for life-long learning that enhances personal integration and understanding of interdependence.”

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