Programs-School Year


ChildLight Montessori School offers the following program options:

  1. A 3 or 5-day morning session begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 11:30 a.m.
  2. An Extended Day (Kindergarten) session between the hours of 8:30 am and 1:30 pm provides additional class time to older students who demonstrate a readiness for the challenges of a more extensive classroom experience.
  3. Afterschool care is available each day until 3:00 pm*

*We are excited to be offering extended care hours beginning in the 2019-2020 school year! Please call or email today to inquire about details!

A French curriculum is provided for all children enrolled in our programs. An expanded Science curriculum is provided to all Extended Day (Kindergarten) children. Violin lessons are also available.

Through a broad range of activities our programs follow the Montessori tradition of promoting social responsibility and respect for others in the community and the world. Learn about our program through the eyes of one of our students.


Those interested are invited to contact ChildLight Montessori School and arrange a time to visit our school. This visit provides an opportunity to see the materials and environment the children utilize during their school experience. Please call us at (207) 384-0153.  Applications for Tuition Assistance are available through the Friends of ChildLight Scholarship Fund.

ChildLight Montessori School is a member of the American Montessori Society and the Maine Montessori Association.

To apply, please download and complete our application. Completed applications and a $30 processing fee should be mailed to:

ChildLight Montessori School
395 Portland Street (Route 4)
Berwick, ME 03901