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K-5, 8
San Francisco, CA

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678 Portola Dr
San Francisco, CA 94127

(415) 731-8188
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July 18, 2013
I can't say enough about this school. Tara and her assistants are so patient, loving, and sweet to the kids. They are ready for K when they leave, and oldest daughter always wants to go back. This speaks volumes. Best preschool in SF. Hands Down!

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May 02, 2013
Best Montessori School in West Portal! The teachers are loving, caring truly invested in all the children. This school is a gem!

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December 09, 2012
MMGG in West Portal is a beautiful facility. The teachers are true Montessori teachers. The quality of care given to the children is great! This school has been around for 40 years! The teachers are nurturing and provide excellent lessons in Montessori. The curriculum is solid. It is a fantastic little preschool in a great location.

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December 09, 2012
Solid Montessori Program! The children are so happy here! The care the teachers provide you can't find anywhere else.

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January 17, 2006
My son has developed a lot in the 12 months he's attended this school. Of course, this could be due to the fact that he's ready to learn. However, I do feel that the teachers have paid tremendous amount of attention to him and really observed his development. They would work with him in the areas where he needed help and certainly did not hesitate to move him up to more difficult tasks when he was ready. My only wish is that they develop the K-6 program more by finding the funding to move to a bigger location and recruit more students so that they can form sports and other extracurricular activities. If so, I would consider keeping my son there for all 7 years. As is, it's still a fantastic preschool and pre-K or kindergarten school.

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September 19, 2005
Beware of this school. It used to be great before the previous school director passed away. It's no longer the true Montessori style, however, the Portola location still has one of the best preschool teachers in San Francisco.

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January 06, 2004
My two children attended the preschool and have received an excellent education as well as social skills. Their preschool teacher is the greatest! We really came to appreciate the fine job the teachers did only after my children left to attend Kindergarten.

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Maria Montessori School
678 Portola Dr, San Francisco, CA  94127
(415) 731-8188
Last modified Maria Montessori School is a Private school that serves grades K-5, 8
Maria Montessori School Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 7 reviews. Top