Parkside Community School


Montessori from the heart, in the heart of Austin


Our School

Looking for a Montessori school in Austin, TX? Parkside is a long standing Austin Montessori school serving preschool and elementary age children. We offer quality Montessori education while cultivating social skills and a strong sense of community through school-wide activities, music and outdoor experiences.

What is Montessori?

Maria Montessori was an Italian philosopher and educator, as well as Italy's first woman physician. In her research, Dr. Montessori noted specific characteristics associated with a child's interests & abilities at each level of development.
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Parkside Happenings

“The greatest sign of success for a teacher... is to be able to say, "The children are now working as if I did not exist."”

- Maria Montessori