News & Events

Mrs. Nighat

I have been with MMC as Lead Primary teacher for more than two decades now.  I am very passionate about my work and enjoy the growth and development of the young child's independence and ability to learn through the use of Montessori techniques and materials s and materials. I am from Pakistan and have two boys and a grandchild. I like to spend time with my family.  

Mrs. Hopkins

I have been a Primary Montessori Assistant for over 15 years. I am a native of Peru, fluent in Spanish and enjoys extensive international travel. I am blessed with a son and daughter. I am devoted to Montessori because of the multi-sensory learning approach used by children everyday. 

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Mrs. Bindu

I have 12+ years of Montessori experience at the Primary level.  I have two  sons and a dog named Snowball.  I and my   family are from  India.  In my free time, I enjoy Yoga and attending Spiritual classes.  I am dedicated to the Montessori philosophy of following the child as an individual and allowing learning to blossom through experience in the environment.

Mrs. Jarbo

I have been with MMC as Primary classroom Assistant, Casa Care and  Day Care  teacher from 8+ years.  I have a   daughter, and son and i am  originally from  Iraq.  In my free   time, I enjoy the company of my extended family and love to cook or bake   tasty treats.   I am dedicated to the Montessori approach due to the joy of watching children grow and learn in the indented Montessori environment.

Toddler Care Program

The toddler program is served from ages 19 months to 3 years. In a Montessori environment, your  toddler will be with teachers—loving, nurturing, and rigorously trained in child development—who create peaceful, supportive, and safe environments for our youngest children. In these spaces, a child’s natural passion for wonder, curiosity, exploration, and discovery comes alive.

Primary Care Education

The primary program is served from ages 3 year to 6 years. It concentrates on building skills including early literacy, logical  thinking, problem solving, social understanding physical coordination and creativity. This program is offered on half day or full days  basis.

This is taken place in a specialized environment utilizing a Montessori materials and lessons, to open the world to children through hands on learning

Lower Elementary

The lower elementary program enhances and expands skills from 1st grade to 3rd grade.  Children are now exposed to more advanced mathematical operations, in-depth literacy comprehension and extended  vocabulary, together with further exploration of science, geographic studies, technology and Spanish. Children receive individualized instructions to maximize learning and encourage strong study skills. The MMC curriculum meets or exceeds state standards.

Upper Elementary

The upper elementary  program is built for 4th grade to 6th grade. The children in these grades learn band and music and also spanish language.History - early civilization, world history, Michigan history, civics and Geography. Mathematics - arithmetic, algebra, plane and solid geometry, computation skills and problem-solving strategies.Science - Earth Science, life science,  physical science, circulatory system, and laws of motion

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