Kukumi Montessori is a full spanish immersion primary program striving to prepare children 3 to 6 years old to become bilingual and biliterate individuals. It is a rich and diverse multicultural education integrating the whole child, guiding them to grow both in mind and body through an academically strong and creative curriculum in a multi-age environment where together they learn to grow, treat themselves and others with respect and kindness and to appreciate the diversity.
Our full spanish immersion occurs in a dual language setting. This is a form of bilingual education in which students are taught literacy and content in spanish and english. Our program fosters bilingualism, biliteracy, enhanced awareness of linguistic and cultural diversity, and high levels of academic achievement through organic Montessori education in two languages.
The mission of KMS is to provide a high-quality Montessori education in two languages guiding children in becoming mindful, self-empowered learners, who value themselves as contributors to a caring, peaceful, multicultural world. These goals are engendered and supported by means of