1. What are the opening hours?
A. We open from 8:30am to 6 pm Monday to Friday inclusive.
2. What age groups do you cater for?
A. We recommend that children start Montessori at 3 years of age. However, some may start earlier, if toilet trained, and ready for a Montessori environment. Our Afterschool provides for our pre-schoolers as well as for children up to the age of 11 years from Holy Cross and Taney primary schools.
3. Do you close for school Holidays?
A. Dundrum Montessori School and Afterschool operates as per the National School Calendar operating on a term time basis closing for all school holidays.
4. Is lunch/snack provided?
A. There is a morning snack time and a child-led lunch time during our Montessori Programme, with the children bringing in their own food. In addition, we provide a daily/ weekly menu of Hot Food for all children attending our Afterschool Service.
5. Do you have an outdoor play area?
A. Yes we have extensive outdoor play facilities which include, playground, soft play area and garden. We encourage all weather play throughout the year. There is no such thing as bad weather, only inappropriate clothing!
6. Do you do music/ singing and physical activities with the children? Drama?
A. We provide a Drama Class for all our pre – schoolers one day a week at no extra charge to our families. Dublin Stage School have been coming to Dundrum Montessori School Since 2018, further enhancing our overall curriculum
7. Can I call in to see the school?
A. You may view the school by appointment with our manager. We facilitate all requests for viewing, doing our best to accommodate parents with work, travel, or family commitments.