American Montessori Society: Pathway Step 6

Heartwood Montessori is presently listed at Step 6 on the American Montessori Society’s Pathway of Continuous School Improvement.

What does this mean?

  • 100% of Heartwood’s lead teachers have completed, or are currently enrolled in, Montessori certification programs
  • Heartwood is committed to the AMS Code of Ethics
  • Heartwood demonstrates commitment to the Core Components of a Montessori classroom, which include:
    • Multi-age classrooms
    • A full complement of Montessori materials
    • Child-directed work
    • Uninterrupted work periods

What does this look like?

View schedules, sample curricula, and portraits of our classes across all ages and stages in this snapshot of daily life.

AMS Pathway Seal 6
A Heartwood Classroom Working with Materials

Planning for the 2021-22 School Year

Heartwood is reopening as Heartwood Village in a new location!

Our new Heartwood Village website is coming soon! Please note that some of this information may be outdated but our dedication to community remains the same.

If you would like more information or are interested in joining the Heartwood Village community, please email