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Licensing, Approval, Accreditation

Montessori Academy at Spring Valley

Montessori Academy at Spring Valley is a Washington State Board of Education approved private school, which means we meet or exceed all state standards for health, safety, and education.

Note: Not all private schools are approved by our state.

Our credentials

Approved by OSPI (Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction (SPI)) in Washington State
O S P I in Washington State
Licensed by State of Washington, Department of Early Learning (DEL)
Member of Washington Federation of Independent Schools (WFIS)
Member of Pacific Northwest Montessori Association (PNMA)
Member of North American Montessori Teachers' Association (NAMTA)


Montessori Institute for Teacher Education at Spring Valley

Accredited by the
MACTE (Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education)
Montessori Accreditation recognized by the
U.S. Department of Education.
Licensed by the State of Washington and is approved as an In-Service Site for Continuing Education.
Founding member of
IAME (International Association for Montessori Education).
Approved (through our school) by the Superintendent of Public Instruction (SPI) as an in-service agency. O S P I of Washington State