About Us

Montessori Learning Center is private Montessori-based school that is a challenging but enjoyable environment designed for a wide range of talented students. Our high academic standards are well understood and highly regarded, as is our successful accommodation of different learning styles and speeds.

We currently serve 46 students of diverse ethnic, cultural, religious and economic backgrounds.  The School’s academic goal is to provide its students with a Montessori- based education that rivals the best Montessori schools in the nation.

Mission Statement:

“The Montessori Learning Center of Fort Walton Beach embraces the fact that young children are extremely receptive to learning. We will work with each child, parent, and teacher to achieve an optimal learning experience. Montessori Learning Center knows that embracing a collaborative learning strategy as described, and pairing such with the Montessori philosophy, will result in each child receiving the individualized attention needed to reach great heights in his or her education.” 


Our programs are marked by caring teachers that make learning an adventure, the excitement of discovering and mastering new skills each day, and a supportive group of school friends with whom to celebrate achievements and share new experiences.

Montessori Learning Center of Fort Walton Beach currently provides Pre-K 3, Pre-K 4, Kindergarten-1st Grade.  Beginning in the 2018-2018 academic year, we will expand to 3rd Grade.

Daily Schedule:

8:00 – 9:15  Arrival and Free Play
9:20 Welcome Message/Group
9:25 – 10:10 Instruction and Independent Work Time
10:15 Snack
10:45 – 11:15 Free Play
11:20 – 11:50 Instruction and Independent Work Time
12:00 Lunch (Dismissal for Pre-K3 Tues/Thurs)
12:45 – 1:15 Free Play
1:15 – 2:00 Rest Time
2:00 – 2:20 Group Work Time
2:30 Dismissal