Call to enroll for 2019-20 school year. Limited space available. A wait list has been started for kindergarten only for the 19-20 school year; call to be placed on the kindergarten waitlist. All other grades (1st through 5th) still have limited space available.

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A Human Education in a Digital Age

Durango Montessori provides a very Human Education in this Digital Age. The Montessori method fosters a natural curiosity in the world around us. No electronics needed!

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Durango Montessori - a tradition of excellence, creativity, peace and community service since 2005!

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The Value of Montessori

Giving the Future Wings

Academic success
Love of learning
A positive self image
The capability to overcome challenges
Problem solving ability
Excellent communication skills
Ease at adapting to change
Respect and appreciation for the community

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Fort Lewis College

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Ballantine Family Foundation

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LPEA Roundup Foundation

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Alpine Bank

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Latest News

05 Aug

2019 DMS Parent Handbooks

Early Childhood Handbook Grades 1-5 Handbook

05 Aug

2019 Lower El Supply List

2 lined notebooks  2 folders 1 composition book 1 box of markers

05 Aug

2019 Early Childhood Supply List

All supplies for the classroom are shared among the students. If you are wanting to simplify the school shopping experience, please feel free to…

05 Aug

2019 Upper El Supply List

Dear Students and Families: This year each student will use a small bin to hold personal items such as colored markers, pencils, work folders,…