Bring your family and friends to explore our authentic, caring community. This is a great opportunity for you to see our fully complemented Montessori classrooms, meet our staff and board members, and learn all about Montessori education! Next Open House dates are:
Thursday, February 20th (6:30-8pm)
Saturday, March 14th (9-11am) 


We’re currently seeking an After-Care Leader to join our community.  This is an hourly part-to-full time position. For more information see full description here.


Heartwood Montessori is accepting applications for the 2019-2020 school year.  We serve children ages 30 months through their Kindergarten year. Children must be toilet-trained to attend. Email (  or call (612.220.7504) to schedule an observation during the school day.


Heartwood, a 501(c)(3) preschool, is currently seeking board members from the community. We also have a variety of subcommittees, including fundraising, community engagement, finance, and building & grounds, for whichever activities might best suit your interests and skill set. See details below, email to learn more, and please help spread the word. 
– meetings are held the third Wednesday of every month
– flexible amount of time commitment 
– no board experience required 


Since Heartwood’s founding in 2015 by a group of parents and community members, Heartwood has provided a learning environment that allows for all children to take their place in the world as inquisitive, engaged, joyful, and empathetic community members.  As a nonprofit school, HMS depends on the generosity of parents, alumni and friends to accomplish its visionary goals. – Designate Heartwood Montessori School to receive a portion of your purchase price at no cost to you! – Heartwood’s School Customer Number is: 477381.  When you purchase Montessori tools or toys for the children in your life, Heartwood will receive store credit we can use to supplement our environments.

Give to the Max  All donations support our expansion from our start-up home in the Grace Center to our new home in the historic school building at 229 13th Avenue NE. In our new large and light-filled space we have two preschool classrooms, a separate nap/aftercare room, and more room for continued growth.