Curiosity, Concentration, Confidence

Girl using Montessori Large Moveable Alphabet with words pen, box, pan and ten displayed

What we do ...

Sensorial shelves with Montessori materials


Our  extended curriculum, covering both Montessori and EYFS activities, will help your child reach their full potential in all areas of development. 

Children at Forest School in a circle looking at the ground

Forest School

Your child can explore and grow in the natural world. We run our own Forest School  at Birthday wood in Pratts Bottom village.

Out door play area at Orpington Montessori

Holiday Club

Orpington Holiday Club runs during the school breaks when the preschool is closed so you can have childcare whenever you need it. The Holiday Club is run from the premises of our other preschool, Rushmore House Montessori preschool, for children from both preschools.

Our awards ...

Accredited logo for the Montessori Examination and Accreditation Board

We are one of only two accredited Montessori preschools in Orpington. The Montessori Evaluation and Accreditation Board (MEAB) gave us accreditation status in 2015. We were successfully re-accredited in 2019.

Ofsted Outstanding logo

In October 2015 were awarded an Outstanding grade in all areas from Ofsted.

Food Hygiene rating 5 logo

We are regularly inspected by Bromley Council Food Safety; our food hygiene procedures, kitchen and equipment were assessed and we were awarded the highest rating, level 5 for the third consecutive time.

Video - How to choose a Montessori Preschool

Ashley is a mother of two young children from Denver Colorado, USA. She writes a blog and has a video channel about bringing up children using the Montessori method. In this video she gives us her opinion on how to choose a Montessori preschool for your child.