The Montessori Children’s House of Denver is accredited by American Montessori Society (AMS), National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) and AdvancED. Being accredited is extremely important to our team at MCHD. We are passionate about self-study and continue to look at our school through the lens of Montessori standards, values and principles. Being accredited by organizations such as AMS is an honor and a true testament to the commitment of our community to help each child reach their full potential.
American Montessori Society (AMS) https://amshq.org/
The American Montessori Society’s (AMS) self-study process is based in the Montessori philosophy and is directly aligned with MCHD’s Montessori pedagogy, as well as its mission and vision. AMS is an independent organization that validates the quality of both Montessori Teacher Training Programs and pre-K through 12th grade Montessori schools’ nationwide. AMS validates schools serving students ranging in age from infancy through high school through their accreditation process.. AMS provides assurance to families that their child’s school is an exceptionally high-quality Montessori program which holds itself to the standards of AMS accreditation and which engages in ongoing self-study and improvement. These things are validated by an objective team of nationally recognized Montessori leaders.
National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) https://www.naeyc.org/
National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) promotes high-quality early learning for all children, birth through age 8, by connecting practice, policy and research. NAEYC advances a diverse, dynamic early childhood profession and support all who care for, educate and work on behalf of young children. MCHD’s NAEYC accreditation is an additional nationally recognized stamp of quality for it’s early childhood and lower elementary program.
AdvancEd is a non-profit, non-partisan organization that conducts rigorous, on-site external reviews of Pre K – 12th grade schools and school systems to ensure that all learners realize their full potential. The goal of AdvancEd is to council and help schools improve. AdvancEd is an Internationally recognized accreditation, ensuring that the quality of MCHD students’ education will be recognized and held in high esteem Internationally as well as locally.