Star Bright Montessori is pleased to serve the city of Cerritos. Cerritos is located in the southeastern Los Angeles County and is considered to be one of the “Gateway Cities” of Southern California. According to the 2010 US Census, Cerritos has an approximate population of 49,000 and a total area of almost 9 square miles. The cities bordering Cerritos include those from both the Los Angeles County and Orange County. Los Angeles County cities bordering Cerritos include Artesia, Bellflower, Lakewood, Norwalk, Santa Fe Springs and La Mirada. Both Buena Park and La Palma of Orange County border Cerritos as well.
Students attending schools in the city of Cerritos are all within the ABC Unified School District. This district is highly regarded as a leader in education planning and innovation. This high regard has been demonstrated through the District’s county, state, and national recognition for outstanding programs in counseling, alternative education, staff development and labor relations. The ABC Unified School District consists of nineteen elementary schools, five middle schools and five high schools. Residents of Cerritos also have the opportunity to attend institutions of higher education. These institutions include Cerritos College, Fremont College, and Irvine University.
The mission statement of the ABC School District is “to provide financial support for the schools of ABC in order to maintain consistently high quality education opportunities for the children of the communities served.” At Star Bright Montessori, we are committed to maintaining standards that are in line with the aforementioned mission statement. Our goal is provide the children of Cerritos and its neighboring communities an enriching environment in which they can shape their social, emotional and cognitive skills at affordable tuition rates. We pride ourselves on our ability to offer high quality education so that the children of our communities can develop into successful adults.