Inspiring Bright Minds

For Over 30 Years

In An Inspiring, Enriching, Caring Montessori Environment

Inspiring Bright Minds For Over 30 Years

In An Inspiring, Enriching, Caring Montessori Environment

Montessori Preschool & Child Care Center Serving Bloomington, Savage, Shakopee & Minneapolis, MN

A Mission Of Excellence
Via Montessori Methods

At River Valley Montessori & Child Care, we believe in honoring children and creating an educational learning environment that allows each child to work at their natural and optimal level, promoting positive outcomes. We understand that every single child is someone’s entire world.  It is only through close partnership and collaboration between teachers and parents that we can best support your child in all areas of development – cognitively, physically, and social-emotionally.

Core Values You Feel Aligned With

Enjoy peace of mind as your child blossoms in a preschool that shares your priorities and core values:

Safety

We ensure that each facility is equipped with high end security features, the safety of your child being of utmost importance.

Education

We ensure that education is a top priority as we prepare our children for kindergarten readiness; providing positive learning opportunities that promote a love for life-long learning.

Integrity

We will always uphold the highest standards of integrity and ensure that you have complete trust in us as we care for your child.

Technology

We utilize technology to help communicate and grow, allowing for strong connections between our families and educators.

Environment

We take pride in providing a welcoming, clean, and nurturing environment for our children, families, and employees.

Fun

We have fun every single day! Through positive experiences and play, we laugh, seek joy, and develop connections on a regular basis.

Happy Learners In A Purpose-Built Space

Your child embarks on their developmental journey in a school built for Montessori learning 25 years ago. The River Valley family has provided care for infants, toddlers, and preschool-aged children for more than 30 years.

Be Part Of A Community

You and your child will feel welcome and included in a family-owned and operated environment led by a team of dedicated staff. Everyone is passionate and committed to partnership and collaboration between teachers and parents. 

Health For Children And The Planet

With certifications in First Aid, AED, and Eco-Health, you can rest assured that your child is learning and growing in a safe space committed to a bright future for them and the planet. 

A Montessori Curriculum For All-Round Success

Your child builds confidence and independence through a creative curriculum based on Montessori methods and a focus on Science, Technology, English, Art, and Math.

Famous Montessori Graduates

The Montessori education system sparks creativity, initiative, and self-confidence. Look at some of the famous people who have studied under the Montessori System.
Though their parents were professors, it was the Montessori education system that was the cause of their starting Google. Right from a young age, they were independent, could think for themselves, and were self-confident.
Though their parents were professors, it was the Montessori education system that was the cause of their starting Google. Right from a young age, they were independent, could think for themselves, and were self-confident.
She brought French cookery to the US as the country’s first female TV host. She was a top-secret researcher for the CIA during World War II. She was successful, resilient, and practical, all thanks to her Montessori education.
She brought French cookery to the US as the country’s first female TV host. She was a top-secret researcher for the CIA during World War II. She was successful, resilient, and practical, all thanks to her Montessori education.
Wikipedia has made redundant something we took for granted – the Encyclopedia. Jimmy’s single-handed focus to make Wikipedia a success can be credited to the Montessori education system.
Wikipedia has made redundant something we took for granted – the Encyclopedia. Jimmy’s single-handed focus to make Wikipedia a success can be credited to the Montessori education system.
As wife of President Kennedy, she had to deal with leaders from across the world. Jacqueline credits her success and extraordinary charm to her early days in Montessori School.
As wife of President Kennedy, she had to deal with leaders from across the world. Jacqueline credits her success and extraordinary charm to her early days in Montessori School.
We have all played Sim City, but do you know who created it? Will Wright directly credits some of the game’s nuances to what he learned under the Montessori Education System.
We have all played Sim City, but do you know who created it? Will Wright directly credits some of the game’s nuances to what he learned under the Montessori Education System.

Watch Your Child Thrive In A Safe Space For Confident, Curious Learners.

How Old Is Your Child?

Infants

6 Wks - 16 Months

Toddlers

16 - 32 months

Preschool

33 months to 6 years

virtual preschool

K - 9 Years

Infants

6 Wks - 16 Months

Toddlers

16 - 32 months

Preschool

33 months to 6 years

Infants

6 Wks - 16 Months

Toddlers

16 - 32 months

Preschool

33 months to 6 years