We are an Early Childhood Centre providing Montessori education for children between the ages of 2 1/2 and 5 1/2 years of age. We are licensed for just 20 children and offer the option of children attending 3, 4, or 5 days a week from 8:45 to 3:15pm. We are closed public holidays and for three weeks over Christmas/New Year.
We are the only Montessori in Upper Hutt and the only Montessori in Hutt Valley where children aren't required to attend every day.We are centrally located in Trentham with families attending from Lower Hutt, Stokes Valley, Trentham, Silverstream, Heretaunga, North of Upper Hut, Whitemans Valley and Mangaroa. Our fees, waiting list application and curriculum details are available on our website.
We encourage healthy food and exercise and are proud of our Healthy Heart Award. All healthy food is encouraged including nuts, eggs, dairy and gluten. We support fairtrade through the purchase of products endorsed by Faritrade.
Dr Montessori was nominated three times for the Nobel Peace Prize and through her philsophy we promote peace and understanding that we are all global citizens. Enviornemental sustainability is a huge part of both our curriculum and our company beliefs. We suppprt Enviroschools, are members of Papers for Trees programme, and were foundation members of the ECE environmental network in Upper Hutt. We are dedicated to zero waste.
Our waiting list can vary from 6mths to over 2 years so it is important to enrol early. Our fees schedule along with a waiting list application and details of our curriculum are avaiable on our website Http://www.arohamontessori.co.nz.
Also check out our page on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/ArohaMontessori/
Contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a visit or call us on 04 528 5223.