Nut Wood Forest History

Nutwood Forest Preschool was founded in 1978.  The Children’s Campaign Trust purchased it in 1999 and still runs the school to this day.

Who we are

Nutwood Forest is Montessori School situated in the suburb of Green Point, Cape Town and is a co-educational Nursery and Pre-School which embraces the Montessori system of education.

What we Believe:

- We believe in the development of the whole child and that each child is both unique and special.
- Our staff along with parents and the community strive to provide learners with a secure foundation for life-long learning
- We believe that through a caring and supporting environment positive values foster.
- Through our innovative curriculum we assist children develop to their full potential
- Our staff also encourage the total development of each child by imparting love and respect for all life. 

What our school consists of: 

Nut Wood Forest Montessori school consists of the following:
- 1 Nest class (4months-15months)
- 2 Nursery classes (12months-3years)  
- 3 Preschool classes including Grade R  (3-6years) 
The ratio of adult to child varies between the age groups, the Nursery classes have a ratio of 1 to 7 and  the Preschool classes a ratio of 1 to 12.

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