"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 over 30 years of successfully educating children in the Montessori method, setting the standard for excellence in our children and our community. Together with the international Montessori community 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 lovely south Baton Rouge. 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.