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Welcome To Our Community!

On this site you will find pictures and information to help you make important decisions about your child's education. Montessori de Terra Linda is an AMI recognized independent school in Marin County serving children from preschool through elementary. Each day our staff creates an atmosphere filled with the excitement of discovery and the joy of learning.

As you walk the halls of our school and look into each classroom you will see children engaged with materials that lead to a complete understanding of the world around them, an important aspect of the Montessori method.

We welcome you to our school! Email or call us to schedule a tour so you can experience firsthand the value of a Montessori education. Parents and staff are always available to answer your questions and to help you make the best decision for your child.

Our Core Values:

  • We share a respect for self, others, our world and our environment

  • We teach students independence, critical thinking, social grace and courtesy

  • We strive to instill in our students a love of learning

  • We teach the students through hands-on, individualized experiences

  • We believe all adults in our community are role models

For more information, please contact our Admissions office at 415.479.7373.

Serving children ages 2 years through 6th grade

Toddler (Pre-Primary), Preschool (Primary), and Elementary age children

Proud to be an AMI Recognized School

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Upcoming Events

Sun Mar 01
MdTL's Online Auction Kicks Off!
Fri Mar 06 @08:00AM - 05:00PM
All School Parent/Teacher Conferences
Fri Mar 13 @08:00AM - 05:00PM
All School Parent/Teacher Conferences
Mon Mar 16 @06:00PM -
Board Meeting
Sat Mar 28 @06:00PM - 11:00PM
MdTL's 23rd Annual Auction


Open House

Our next Open House will take place on Saturday, January 24th from 10:00 AM to Noon.  This is a wonderful opportunity to meet teachers, see the classrooms, and get a better understanding of the Montessori curriculum.  (Adults only, please.) Please RSVP by calling 415-479-7373 or by filling out an online inquiry and indicating your interest in attending the Open House.

MdTL's Mission

Montessori de Terra Linda (MdTL) is a diverse community of teachers, parents and children working together for the education of the child, utilizing the methods of Maria Montessori. We serve children ages 2-12, providing a rich learning environment based upon the belief that all children can reach their personal and academic potential.

MdTL believes that the genuine cooperation of parents, students and educators combines to provide an effective and highly successful experience. Engaging and applying our core values, we work to develop responsible and caring students who are self-motivated and who respect themselves, their peers and their surroundings.

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