La Mariposa Montessori

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18 Puesta Del Sol

Santa Fe, NM 87508

(505) 995-9659

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Grades: PK - 6

School Type: Private

Student Enrollment: 95

Students Per Teacher: 12

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18 Parent Reviews for La Mariposa Montessori

The reviews on this site tell the whole story . . . . You can't educate with courage and conviction without ruffling some feathers. The principle and the educators at the school are not just impressive, but remarkable. They are actually preparing kids for the world they will encounter . . . not a second ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/06/13

It's wonderful! I have read some comments about this school that are not accurate portrayals of this school. Why? because its amazing!!! my children enjoyed it so much! they loved the teachers, learned more than i can could of ever dreamed of, remembered all the information they where given!!! and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/08/12

Any school community that discriminates between peoples of, color, race, age, religion, teacher, staff, parent or student should be considered & recognized for how they propagate hatred & bias. I found the direction of the school guilty of prejudice, authoritarian control & bias. This can NOT possibly ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 04/12/12

This is an excellent school. My children have attended from Kindergarten through sixth grade and go on to do extremely well in high school. La Mariposa has an exceptional math teacher in Katrina Holder, the founder. I loved the fact that Latin was taught. If your child is not self-motivated then ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/04/11

La Mariposa is a fantastic school. 2 of our children attended, after switching from Rio Grande. Their math and reading skills skyrocketed at La Mariposa. The creative learning strategy employed is phenomenal. My children loved going to school and have gone on to 7th grade at SF Prep. Highest accolades ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/02/11

They care for their kids.

Posted by a parent on 10/12/10

I am the grandparent of a Mariposa Montessori student and I care deeply, of course, about his emotional health, his maturity level, and the quality of his education. This school has been perfect for him. Now in his third year at Mariposa, he is successful beyond my hopes and expectations (which are ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 01/19/10

Both my children have attended this school for the past 2 years. The attention, dedication, creativity and intelligence of all the teachers has done wonders for my girls. The community of students, parents and staff is very loving and open. I also love the environment, very beautiful indoors and out, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/23/09

La Mariposa Montessori is a delightful little school, hidden away amongst the pinon trees of Santa Fe. It is immaculate, charming, and totally unique. The teachers are patient and kind.

Posted by a parent on 05/24/08

La Mariposa seemed to lack financial aids, my children often felt wronlgy critisizced, The head master picked favorites, and made rash desicions.

Posted by a parent on 02/21/08

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Santa Fe schools — La Mariposa Montessori is located at 18 Puesta Del Sol, Santa Fe NM 87508. 18 Puesta Del Sol is in the 87508 ZIP code in Santa Fe, NM La Mariposa Montessori is a Private school that serves grade levels PK - 6.
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