Otkrivatel Montessori School is running under the auspices of Institute Montessori Bulgaria, the AMI affiliated society in Bulgaria.
Otkrivatel Montessori School dedicates itself to providing a quality Montessori bilingual education for children aged 14 months through 14 years. It is authentic Montessori school with both Bulgarian and English highly qualified teachers in our classrooms. To Otkrivatel Montessori School education is a journey that is unique to each child, having a well planned, supportive and rich resourced environment provides the child with abundant opportunities to develop themselves to their fullest potential.
Otkrivatel Montessori School was founded in 2012 by a newly trained Montessori teacher as a bilingual multi-cultural nursery and pre-school dedicated to offering child-centred prepared environment, individualised and self-directed curriculum. The school was originally called Peekaboo Montessori Children’s House and had a location in a green Sofia neighbourhood – Dragalevtsi. In 2016, an Elementary program (6-24 y.o.a.) was added to the Primary program, when are opened the doors at our property on Gluharche Str. The name is changed to Otkrivatel Montessori School in 2018.
Otkrivatel Montessori School is the only one school in Sofia to provide an authentic Montessori education from ages 14 months to 14 years.
There are one Toddler class (ages 14 months to 3 years), two Primary classes (ages 3 to 6 years), two Lower elementary classes (ages 6 to 9 years), and one Upper elementary class (ages 9 to 12 years). It is about to open a classroom for adolescent students – 12-15 years of age.
Otkrivatel Montessori School applies Montessori principles and practices according the highest international standards of Association Montessori Internationale (AMI), the organisation founded by Dr. Maria Montessori. Otkrivatel Montessori School has been accredited by the Ministry of education and science in Bulgaria, since the school first opened its doors in 2013. In 2016 the Elementary program is licensed by the Ministry. In 2017 Otkrivatel Montessori School is licensed as Innovative School by Bulgarian Council of Ministers. The school fulfils and exceeds the national standards set by the State for every level.
Learn more about the school: http://montessorischools.bg