Guidepost Montessori at Prosperity
Guidepost Montessori develops a fundamental love of learning and equips each child with the knowledge, confidence, and tools needed to reach their highest potential as they grow into independent adults.
Nido (10 weeks to 18 months)
Toddler (18 months to 3 years)
Children's House (3 years to 6 years)
Elementary (6 years to 12 years)
Spanish Immersion Offered
Guidepost Montessori in Prosperity is one of the most trusted Montessori schools in Charlotte, North Carolina. Indoors, rooms are spacious, bright, and light-filled, creating a warm and calm space for children to work.
We pride ourselves on offering a nature-oriented approach to our programs, providing students with ample time outdoors to explore their creative needs and ideas.
Our school is conveniently located off Prosperity Church Road near Stone Park Drive and is right off the main highway making it absolutely accessible for commuters. We are also 10 mins away from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte (UNCC).
It feels so proud to share that we were the FIRST Guidepost Montessori campus to have opened in 2016. And our school has been dedicatedly working in building and serving our growing community of families since.
We serve families with infants through elementary-aged children, and we welcome you to our community.
Explore Our Programs
What are the Montessori equivalent names for daycare, preschool, and kindergarten? Daycare corresponds to our Nido program, preschool years correspond to our Toddler program, and the kindergarten years correspond to our Children's House program. Click each image below to read a program overview and discover what your child will learn when they join our school.
New! 2023 Summer Camp
- Dates: Runs as weekly sessions from June 12 - August 18
- Camp Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30am - 3:00pm (optional extended day from 7:30am - 5:30pm available)
- Cost: $405 per weekly session
- Address: Guidepost Montessori at Prosperity, 4755 Prosperity Church Rd, Charlotte, NC 28269
- Phone: (704) 503-6000
Language Immersion Options
Children under the age of six absorb language effortlessly, which is why we are pleased to offer bilingual environments.
- Spanish Immersion program in Toddler and Children's House
- Bi-lingual program in Elementary
In our Spanish Immersion program, children learn both Spanish and English literacy skills, however, the prevailing language spoken throughout the day is Spanish. The overall emphasis on Spanish rapidly increases fluency, as children feel naturally compelled to communicate with their Spanish-speaking guides. Learn more about our Spanish Immersion program here.
Changing the world, one student at a time
We are a school where children find the joy in learning — and thus make it possible for them to continue learning for the rest of their lives.
To think mathematically.
To solve problems.
To create things.
To encounter great literature that inspires their character development.
To build themselves as capable, efficacious beings.
To place themselves in history and in society.
To spark meaningful friendships and deep personal values that last a lifetime.
Our goal at Guidepost Montessori is to serve each individual child, to help them realize their limitless potential, and the opportunities they will have to create real and lasting change throughout their lifetime.
Hear from our Prosperity Families
A very homey environment where children thrive. And don't want to go back home after school ends!
My eldest has been going there for 3 years and he loves it. Staff is very nice and so are teachers!!! We love this place.
"We couldn't be happier with Guidepost!"
We couldn't be happier with Guidepost! After having our daughter in a traditional preschool setting and seeing her struggle, we decided to research different schools that could enrich her life and help with the building blocks for a successful life. We found both and more here! On a whim, we attended an open house and were immediately impressed with the atmosphere and environment. The level of dedication from all of the staff was apparent as we moved through the school and learned about the different programs. Ultimately, we enrolled, and our daughter couldn't be happier! We are learning about her school life and how to help her along, and she is thriving! If you haven't visited an open house, please do to see how great this school really is!
"The best decision we have made"
Enrolling our daughter at Guidepost has been THE BEST decision we have made. We were nervous because she is so young and due to COVID, hadn't been around many other children or had any experience in a school environment but the administrators and guides at Guidepost were welcoming, patient, helpful and kind. After only 3 weeks, our daughter LOVES school and can't wait to go each morning. And we see her developing new skills in front of our eyes. We could not be happier with our experience at Guidepost!
Start your journey with us
Look Inside Our Classrooms
Meet our School Team
Francy Milena Logan
Stay connected to your child's learning
Thanks to our app Transparent Classroom, you get a window into your child’s experience of school daily.
Your child’s Lead Guide will share what your child is learning and what their real-time assessments are - this way you can very closely follow your child’s development throughout the day, months, and years you stay within the Guidepost network. If you transfer from one of our locations to the next, your child’s progress and continuity will be tracked in the app and readily accessible. Read more about Transparent Classroom here.
In this app you will see important notes and milestones such as:
- Daily toileting, eating (bottle feeding for infants), and sleeping habits
- Curriculum introduction, progress, and completion
- End of day summary of all activities
- Notes such as bringing in more diapers or a new set of clothes
- Reminders for upcoming classroom events like birthdays, holidays, or special occasions
Interested in becoming a room parent? Let your child's Lead guide know!
What sets us apart from traditional schools
As the largest network of Montessori schools in the U.S., Guidepost Montessori is recognized for its outstanding academic standards, its steadfast commitment to Montessori education, and its deep respect for the potential in every child. At Guidepost, it is our mission to empower and equip your child with the knowledge, confidence and agency needed to reach their highest potential.
Education for life
Our education provides the freedom and guidance needed to construct a sense of self and purpose through joyful, meaningful work. We support your child in all areas of their development – social, emotional, physical, academic, and beyond.
Deeply individualized learning
Lessons are carefully structured and designed to appeal to each student's level of development and needs. Our proprietary curriculum gives students increasing responsibility over their learning as they grow.
Dedicated teachers supported by industry experts
Our programming has been designed by leading education experts, and is implemented by passionate, qualified teachers. All of our Lead Guides are required to be AMI, AMS, or PMI Montessori certified and receive ongoing training and professional development.
Carefully prepared environment
At the heart of our school is our belief that children thrive when given freedom and responsibility in environments prepared for them. Guidepost Montessori classrooms are light, airy, calming, aesthetically beautiful spaces. Each material is carefully chosen and carefully displayed — to inspire and entice your child to explore.
We think the education of our students is stronger when we can serve the whole family, which is why we are committed to very few closures throughout the school year, and offer extended day options for families.
Continuity and mobility
Our schools offer a continuing Montessori education for children as young as 10 weeks through to 18 years old. With a growing network of 100+ schools across the U.S., China and Europe - combined with our virtual and homeschool options - we can support continuity and consistency in your child's education to meet your family's changing needs.
Giving your child the keys to life
Guidepost Montessori offers a unique and holistic approach to education for children of all ages with over 120 brick & mortar schools, virtual and homeschool, and Spanish and Mandarin language immersion options.
Our curriculum fosters independence, creativity, and a love of learning. Book a school tour today and take the first step in giving your child the gift of a Montessori education.
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