The Rancho Viejo School, a premier South Orange County Montessori School, serves students from age 18 months through middle school. Founded in 1996, Rancho Viejo is an educational leader among Orange County’s top private schools and among Montessori schools across the country.
Our school offers the finest in early childhood education from toddlers through preschool. We also provide a superior Montessori education for elementary and middle school students. Located in Rancho Santa Margarita, our campus is convenient to all communities in South Orange County including RSM, Ladera Ranch, Coto de Caza, Mission Viejo, Rancho Mission Viejo, Laguna Niguel and Trabuco Canyon.
Our private school provides a dynamic program that is strong in academics and the arts. By emphasizing life skills such as problem solving and collaboration, our students develop extraordinary levels of personal responsibility, independence and self-confidence.
Many of today’s world leaders in Politics, Technology, Business, Science, Medicine, Media, and the Arts began their journey in a Montessori classroom. We are proud to be a part of this 100 year history honoring the whole child.