About Our School

Knysna Montessori School is registered as an Independent School with the Western Cape Education Department (WCED) and is also Umalusi accredited.

We are a close-knit, vibrant and passionate school. We observe, guide and encourage each child towards independent learning, through balancing freedom of choice with responsibility, within a prepared environment.

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Whole Child Education

Please check out our sport programs and what Knysna Montessori has to offer!

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Friday Market

Knysna Montessori School also hosts visitors at the famous Friday Supper and Craft Market.

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Pre School Environment

For information with on our pre-school environment click here.

Junior School Environment

For information on our junior school environment click here.

High School Environment

For more information on our high school environment click here. 

Preparation For Life

For information on our programs preparing your kids for life, click here

KMS Hostel

The Knysna Montessori School Boarding House is the only Montessori Boarding House in Southern Africa and was established in 2004.

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Info For Applicants

We recommend that all new potential parents and learners come and visit the school.

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Upcoming Events

Knysna Montessori Yearbooks

2015 Yearbook
2013 Yearbook

Most Recent News & Announcements


Parent Information Portal

Hello Montessori Awesome Parent! This is our ‘lounge’ for KMS families and teachers to network, share ideas, and generate good communications and real team-work

Feel free to post your questions, ask for advice or share positive news / ideas …

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Loerie Letters

Read the latest letters from our Head Directoress Sonia Heaton.

Alumni News

Alumni News

Keep up to date with Montessori Alumni News – amazing people doing great things!

Reward Your Child With An Amazing Learning Environment

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