Mission Statement

Sprouts Montessori House of Children is dedicated to providing an enriching and challenging educational environment where each child is encouraged to grow to his or her fullest potential academically, emotionally, and socially. Through the dynamic partnership of child, parent, and teacher, a consistent Montessori framework for learning is developed, offering “An Education for Life.”

Our Journey Through The Years

JUNE 2004

Established as a fully functioning Montessori school

May 2012

School shifted to current day main campus at Luz Avenue

JUNE 2017

Started the Early Adolescence Environment - Classes 6 & 7

JUNE 2003

Founded as an after school activity 

OCT 2008

School shifted to Luz Church Road to accommodate growing numbers!

June 2013

Started the Elementary Environment

JUNE 2018

Started Early Adolescence - Class 8


  • Co-founder and Trustee of The Nishkam Trust, an NGO that aims to provide Montessori Primary education to under privileged children, at no costs to their families. Nishkam Trust is one of the two trusts recognized and approved by Government. Currently, there are Montessori environments in 13 Balwadis that are functioning in different parts of the city. (2007 onwards)

  • Training of teachers at Centre for Montessori Training, Chennai (2003-2008)

  • Consultant, Montessori Environment Creation, SOS village, Tambaram, Chennai (2004-2007)

  • Elementary Montessori Training from Indian Institute for Montessori Studies, Bangalore (2003)

  • Co-founder and partner at Sharanalaya Montessori House of Children (2001-2003)

  • Montessori training for Primary Children, Centre for Montessori Training, Chennai (1999-2000)

Mrs Smita Vishweshwar

(Founder, Director and Head of School)

Educational Qualifications:

  1. Certified participant of the Whole School Management Program for experienced founders of Montessori schools conducted in San Jose, United States of America in November 2016

  2. Executive Program, Leadership and Management, IIM Calcutta (2013-2014)

  3. B.A in Economics, Mathematics and Statistics, Calcutta University (1989)

Our Policies & Culture


The students of Sprouts will be required to wear a uniform comprising of 5 T-Shirt Colours (Red, Yellow, Green, Aquamarine, Orange)


Toddler Environment:

  1. Uniform must be worn from Monday to Thursday, Friday- Casual clothes

  2. Uniform T-shirt is mandatory along with any comfortable bottom, apart from full denim pants.


Primary Environment:

  1. Uniform must be worn from Monday to Thursday, Friday- Casual clothes

  2. Uniform T-shirt and Denim shorts (boys) and Divided Skirt (girls) is mandatory


Elementary & Early Adolescence Environments:

  1. Uniform must be worn on all working days

  2. Uniform T-shirt along with denim shorts, 3/4th pants, full pants (boys) and denim colour jeggins- ankle or full length, 3/4th pant, divided skirt  (girls)

Our different grade levels are:

Environment Name

Age Group

Number of Environments

Toddler Environment

Primary Environment

(Pre-KG, LKG, UKG)

Lower Elementary Environment

(Classes 1 to 3)

Upper Elementary Environment

(Classes 4 to 6)

Early Adolescence

(Classes 6 to 8)

Starting to walk to 3 years

3 years to 6 years

6 years to 9 years

9 years to 12 years

12 years to 14 years

3 Environments

5 Environments

4 Environments

1 Environment

1 Environment

Accreditation and Affiliations

  1. Accredited and a registered member of the Indian Montessori Centre

  2. Registered with the Tamil Nadu Government as SPROUTS MONTESSORI & NURSERY HOUSE OF CHILDREN

  3. Pursuing Cambridge Board (IGCSE) Curriculum

Awards and Recognitions


Education World Rank 6th

Best Teacher Award

by Rotary Club of Madras Central


International Achiever Award for Education Excellence



(Foundation for Accelerated Mass Empowerment)


Rashtra Vibhushan Award

by the FAME Institution


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Copyright © 2018 Sprouts Montessori House of Children. All Rights Reserved.

Tel: +91 63839 10942

Email: sproutsmont@gmail.com

10/56, Luz Avenue Road, Mylapore, Chennai-600 004