"Our care of the children should be governed not by the desire to make them learn things but by the endeavor to always keep burning within them the light which is called intelligence." 

- Dr. Maria Montessori


La Printaniere celebrates 36 years of successfully educating children in the Montessori method, setting the standard for academic excellence in our children and our community. Together with the international community of Montessori schools, we take part in a worldwide tradition of more than 100 years of a revolution in education.

La Printaniere Montessori is a private school located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana offering diverse learning experiences and a holistic Montessori curriculum for children ages 3 through 5th grade. Our school is approved by the Louisiana Department of Education and has the only recognized Elementary Montessori Program in East Baton Rouge Parish.

Each directress has completed the rigorous AMS, NCME, or other approved teacher training programs necessary to implement Dr. Maria Montessori's vision, philosophy and principles of childhood development.