ABOUT THORNTON MONTESORRI ACADEMY
At Thornton Montessori Academy, we encourage, loyalty, compassion, generosity, and respect for others as these values are an integral part of social development. The attainment of self-confidence, academic achievement, and self-discipline at Thornton Montessori Academy will help prepare the student for higher education. We choose to do this by providing a structured environment with a superior education taught by an exceptional staff that is dedicated to our mission.
Thornton Montessori Academy’s mission is to provide a positive learning environment in which our students can achieve their personal best. It is our goal to guide our students in their journey of becoming well-rounded contributing citizens, of strong minds and bodies, who have a lifelong appreciation of learning. We will provide a supportive, disciplined, and stimulating environment to encourage the student’s growth of intellectual, social, moral, physical, and emotional capabilities.
Thornton Montessori Academy, established in 1980 (as Thor College), is situated in the Town of Cookstown, just south of the City of Barrie. Thornton Montessori Academy is a traditional, independent, co-educational facility, which creates a positive academic setting to educate students from Grades K to 12.