Celebrating 20 years of leadership and innovation

Did you know that West Wind Montessori Junior High is celebrating 20 years of leadership and innovation?

Operating for over 50 years, Dearcroft Montessori School is home to the West Wind Montessori Junior High Program. West Wind Montessori Junior High is Canada’s award-winning elementary experiential education . We offer outdoor education, including a three year rotation of Fall trips to Temagami, Algonquin Park, and Ottawa. For 20 years, our unique Expedition Education program has taken groups of our students coast to coast, exploring spectacular world heritage sites and national parks in Canadian locations as diverse as the Yukon and Newfoundland.

West Wind Montessori Junior High offers a motivating education that prepares your child for life. Our challenging program is designed to prepare our graduates for a successful transition to high school.

Program Overview: 

Celebrating 20 successful years, West Wind Junior High (WWJH) is a two-year program that prepares students for success in high school and the world beyond. Inspired by the life work of Maria Montessori, the program provides an integrated, experience-based curriculum intended to stimulate and inspire. While drawing on diverse educational experiences, the program also meets or exceeds the key expectations of Ontario’s Ministry of Education Guidelines for grade seven and eight. With a strong emphasis on preparation for high school, our Junior High class averages 20 students with 2 fully qualified intermediate teachers.

Come and discover why our  Junior High program is so unique and different…. join us on Saturday, October 26th between 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. for our Fall Open House.