Garden Grove is located in Orange County and borders the cities of Anaheim, Santa Ana, Westminster, and Fountain Valley. It is located less than a mile from Disneyland and is also situated close to local beaches, including Huntington Beach, Newport Beach, and Seal Beach. With a population over 170,000, the city is known to be both culturally and religiously diverse. Garden Grove is perhaps best known as the home of the famous Crystal Cathedral. Every year, the city holds a popular Strawberry Festival to celebrate its agricultural past.
The Garden Grove Unified School District is the third largest public school district in Orange County with nearly 48,000 students. It was established in 1965 and encompasses 70 schools including 47 elementary, 10 intermediate, and 7 high schools. GGUSD students have an impressive graduation rate at 80%. Garden Grove School District follows a curriculum that incorporates reading, writing, science, history, and mathematics. In addition, students are encouraged to participate in music, visual arts, electives, athletics, and leadership classes. GGUSD also provides supplemental educational programs including ROP, fine arts education, pre-school, Gifted and Talented education, special education and adult education. In order for its students to achieve optimal educational goals, the district maintains a class size reduction program, which aims to reduce the number of students per teacher.
Star Bright Montessori is proud to play a role in furthering the educational goals of children residing in Garden Grove, CA. We strive to provide a setting in which children can develop the fundamental skills and knowledge to thrive in school and beyond. Our Montessori classes are setup in a way that encourages children to learn at their own, individual pace and according to their own choice of activities. We have a dedicated staff or qualified, experienced, and nurturing teachers that are trained observe, record-keep, and plan individual projects to help each child learn. If you are looking to enroll your child in a Montessori program near Garden Grove, please contact us at Star Bright Montessori. We would be glad to assist you with any questions you may have about our school or Montessori education in general.