Frisco Montessori Academy is a private year round school which provides an authentic Montessori education for children 18 months through 8th grade. FMA’s academic school year is August through May, with Summer Montessori Sessions available. The school opens at 7:00 am and closes at 6:00 pm and offers a Lunch Program, Before/After School Care Program, as well as, Extended Day Enrichment Programs.
FMA is conveniently located at 8890 Meadow Hill Drive right off of Preston Road between Main Street and Eldorado Parkway.
Frisco Montessori Academy operates three Pre-Primary (ages 18 months to 3 1/2 years) and five Primary classes (ages 3-6). Two Lower Elementary classrooms and two Upper Elementary classrooms comprise FMA’s Elementary Program (grades 1st – 5th) and Middle School classroom comprising FMA's Middle School Program (grades 6th to 8th). A certified Montessori teacher and assistant prepare and conduct each classroom following Montessori principles.
Frisco Montessori Academy’s Pre-Primary and Primary curriculum includes Practical Life, Sensorial, Language, Math, Cultural, History, and Science. As part of the Montessori curriculum, children also attend classes in Computer, Spanish, Art, Music, and Garden. The FMA Elementary curriculum includes an indepth study in various areas in language, math, cultural, history and science. Each Elementary classroom is equipped with computers as well as internet access for the student's use. The students use the classroom computers for classwork as well as researching information for different class subjects. In addition to these classroom subjects, the Elementary students attend classes in Computer, Spanish, Art, Music/Drama, Creative Writing, Physical Education, and Garden. The students participate in many correlated events regarding their specials classes.
Elementary students perform in an annual Music Program as well as a Drama Program. In Art class, the Elementary students create the backdrops and props for each play and show case their artistic talents in many Art Exhibitions. In addition, FMA hosts educational visitors each month and Elementary field trips which enhance the children’s learning and spark their curiosity about the evolving world around them.
Pre-Primary (18 months – 3 1/2 years)
Half day: (8:45 -11:45)
Full day: (8:45 – 2:45)
5 Day Program: M-T-W-TH-F
3 Day Program: M-W-F
2 Day Program: T-TH
Primary (3 -6 yrs.)
Half day: (8:45 – 11:45 or 9:00 – 12:00)
Full day: (8:45 – 11:45 or 9:00 – 3:00)
5 DAY PROGRAM ONLY
Elementary (1st – 6th grade)
Full day (8:30 – 3:15)
Pri - Primary
FMA’s Pre-Primary Program’s main objective is to guide the children in developing independence, coordination, concentration, and order in a loving environment. In the Pre-Primary classrooms, children explore using their senses in a learning atmosphere that is stimulating and rewarding.
Elementary & Middle School
FMA’s Elementary and Middle School Programs encourages children to function at the upper limits of their potential. The Montessori materials offer open-ended exploration and avenues for self-expression, which allow children to progress according to individual abilities and skills.
Frisco Montessori Academy offers a Pre-Order Lunch Program option.
September – May
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