Traditional Montessori high schools are farm communities where students participate in every level of running the organic farm which supplies the school and is able to sell any surplus. As students mature they become increasingly involved in running the school.


The children will be able to learn practical skills, including permaculture farming, wood and metal work, construction and engineering, plumbing, electrical wiring as well as thetraditional subjects. The education is thematic and experiential.

Student Life

The Montessori classroom is designed specifically to meet the needs, interests, abilities and development of each child in the class. The focus is on children learning - not teachers teaching. The classrooms are designed as a large diverse and multifunctional spaces.


The Directress is Lynn Pocock, who is passionate about innovative education and has over 38 years of teaching experience including mainstream, remedial and special needs teaching.
“Work on the land is an introduction both to nature and to civilization and gives a limitless field for scientific and historic studies.” — Maria Montessori
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