Pine Lake Montessori School

Why PLMS ?

About Pine Lake

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Pine Lake Montessori School offers a nurturing and supportive environment and a well balanced program for Toddlers (18 to 30 months), Children’s House (2-½ to 6 years old) and Lower Elementary (6-9 Years old).

Our teaching method focuses on one-on-one interactions that respect and nurture our children and allow them to achieve their full potential. Our caring, passionate and experienced teachers help each child to experience challenges, find strength and build strong foundations in their early levels of the educational journey. At Pine Lake Montessori School, we believe every student is unique and endowed with limitless potential for excellence and success. Every PLMS students experience a love for learning. They radiate self-confidence and self-esteem.

With our clean and beautiful facilities, enriched school year program, fun and educational extended and summer programs, and convenient location, Pine Lake Montessori School is the ideal school for your family.

Located in the heart of North York, Pine Lake Montessori School serves Toronto, Markham, Richmond Hill and Vaughan communities. We are currently booking appointments for parents of prospective students. Take a look at our calendar for upcoming open house dates, or simply call us at 416-227-9100 or email us at to schedule a tour. We look forward to meeting you.

Sue Eirdmousa
Director, Pine Lake Montessori School

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Pine Lake Montessori School is a diverse, collaborative community, where we practice a one-on-one teaching method that respects and nurtures each child. We provide a pleasant, well-balanced learning environment in which every student is supported and challenged to discover strengths and explore opportunities. We empower children to reach their full potential as life-long learners who are confident, caring, positive contributors to our global community.



Pine lake Montessori school values the principles of respect: respect for self, respect for others, and respect for the environment. To achieve its mission, Pine Lake Montessori School embraces these values and models them in our community. Our goal is to develop a sense of responsibility, a level of self-discipline, self-confidence, a spirit of enthusiasm, and a sense of leadership. We strive to instill the joy of learning in our children.

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8 reasons you should choose Pine Lake
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Pine Lake Montessori School offers an educational experience unlike any other to families living the in the Toronto area. As a fully-licensed school by the Ministry of Education, we ensure to offer a safe, and quality educational experience.


We promote discipline

The programs at Pine Lake Montessori School are designed to empower each student to practice self-regulation and self-discipline by encouraging consistent self-reflection on their actions. We enforce a process of delayed gratification which further promotes self-discipline in our students.


We believe every child is unique

Pine Lake Montessori believes in student-directed learning. We encourage students to observe their interests and strengths and create individualized lessons around them. This helps empower our students while gently challenging them without overwhelming them. It allows Pine Lake Montessori School to truly foster an environment of spontaneous and joyful exploration and learning.


We believe in global awareness

We may be located in Toronto, but the Pine Lake Montessori School curriculum is based on a cosmic theory around everything in the world being interconnected. Pine Lake students are encouraged to find their place in the world and taught to better understand how their actions have a wider effect on a global level.


We have strong values

Pine Lake Montessori School values the principles of respect. This includes respect for one’s self, respect for others, and respect for the environment. We believe that there is an undeniable correlation between the values of respect, and the feeling of compassion, empathy, kindness, and positivity.


We have Montessori-certified teachers

Each teacher at Pine Lake Montessori School is fully Montessori-certified. Beyond their credentials, our teachers are passionate, loving, and knowledgeable professionals who truly understand the needs of our students. They work actively with both the administration and the students’ parents to ensure each student is achieving their educational goals.


We have superior facilities

Pine Lake Montessori school is nestled in the busy city of Toronto, but fully equipped with an on-site playground, in class kitchen, and full washrooms for the convenience of the children. We also have a full video surveillance system to further enhance the safety of the environment. Our classrooms are warm, welcoming, and home-like with lots of natural light.


We have an extensive in-class library

We want to promote children to engage with reading material that interests them. Our library offers a variety of content for different interests that children can take home as they discover the joy of reading.


We’re there for our students beyond regular school hours

We know how busy the life of a Toronto resident can get, which is why we offer a before and after school program that runs from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. to give parents the flexibility they need with their busy schedules.

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