Southern Ute Indian Montessori Academy

Home of the Eagles

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Southern Ute Indian Montessori Academy

Home of the Eagles

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Southern Ute Indian Montessori Academy

Home of the Eagles

Mission Statement

To provide a strong Educational Foundation in the Montessori environment while preserving and sharing the Southern Ute culture for all students of the Southern Ute Indian Montessori Academy as they begin their path through life.

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Vision Statement

To provide educational excellence in a culturally rich environment to each Southern Ute Indian Tribal Child and each child of Southern Ute Indian Tribal Members.

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Concept Statement

The Southern Ute Indian Montessori Academy has woven the Montessori philosophy of education into a culturally driven environment to achieve the nurturing of the whole child and to promote lifelong learners.

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The goal of early education should be to activate the child’s own natural desire to learn.
-Maria Montessori
Photo credit: Jeremy Wade Shockley | Southern Ute Drum
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Jeremy Wade Shockley | Southern Ute Drum
Southern Ute Indian Montessori Academy
275 Mouache Dr
Ignacio, CO 81137

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