Lake Montessori is the only Montessori school in Leesburg, Florida, using over 100 years of proven success to educate your children.
What makes us unique?
As the only Montessori school in
Leesburg, our programs, size, facilities, location, and, most important of all,
people set us apart from the rest.
The Montessori philosophy is founded upon
a recognition that children have an innate desire to learn. Montessori designed
integrated materials that direct a child’s learning in a form as close to
natural learning as possible. Montessori materials allow children to experience
each concept in a concrete manner and to work gradually to abstract
This learning takes place in an
environment that develops disciplined independence, intellectual curiosity, self-esteem,
and logical thinking.
Our goal is to use the Montessori
methods, a carefully prepared environment and the best teachers to help
students develop positive attitudes and behavior necessary to create the
characteristics of successful learners, responsible individuals, and effective
Characteristics of Successful Learners
Academic risk-taking, working to the
limit of one’s ability when necessary.
Careful, logical thinking, willing to
consider all facts before making adecision.
Self-directed, willing to initiate
learning activities, set goals, organize time, and complete projects.
Persistent in difficult work, willing
to ask for help and considering disappointment a challenge.
Creative, using imagination to generate
Enthusiastic in acquiring knowledge and
in pursuing interests
Characteristics of Responsible Individuals
Showing respect for self and others.
Holding true to one’s values
Taking responsibility for one’s
Honest about one’s strengths and
weaknesses, setting reasonable goals to develop and improve.
Cooperative, able to contribute ideas,
to listen, and to compromise.
Characteristics of Effective Citizens
Understanding the interdependence of
all on earth.
Respecting the differences among people
Capable of communicating with
individuals of all ages and backgrounds.
Understanding importance of involvement
in local, national, and worldwide concerns.
Awareness of the importance of each person’s contribution