The Pierhead Preparatory Montessori School will commit to educate the whole child
and honour the diversity of each individual:
Intellectually: by facilitating cooperative and independent learning; teaching academic
skills in the context of cosmic education; developing higher levels of thinking;
giving appropriate evaluation.
Emotionally: by promoting unconditional acceptance of self; assisting personal growth;
supporting the partnership between school and home; providing a nurturing environment.
Socially: by promoting unconditional acceptance and respect of others; teaching communication
and cooperation skills; cultivating a sense of responsibility; fostering positive
Physically: by recognising the interdependence of mind and body; teaching respect
and care for the body; assisting in the refining and strengthening of physical skills;
valuing the need for purposeful movement.
Spiritually:by inspiring a love of learning; encouraging self-determination; developing
and nurturing global awareness; sharing joy, beauty and a reverence for life.
We support this mission by providing developmentally designed programs and methodologies
based on Montessori philosophy. We dedicate ourselves to lifelong learning.
Dr.Maria Montessori’s Aim was to help children attain their maximum learning potential,
while becoming well balanced individuals able to cope with the emotional social and
practical pressures of modern day living. At Pierhead we keep these aims alive.