About


It is necessary for the teacher to guide the child without letting him feel her presence too much, so that she may always be ready to supply the desired help, but may never be the obstacle
between the child and his experience."

- Dr. Maria Montessori


Additional information:

American Montessori Academy is a tuition-free public school academy for students from preschool through eighth grade. All Michigan residents are eligible to apply to attend the school.

Bay Mills Community College is the charter authorizer for American Montessori Academy.


Mission & Vision

American Montessori Academy Vision:

Students will build and cultivate a peaceful world through flexible thinking, self-confidence, collaboration, and a strong academic background.

American Montessori Academy Mission:


Mission