Meet Our Principal
Julia Gorham, a well recognized Montessori Educator, has developed an excellent and highly successful learning programme for young children that has provided children with the best start in life.
Heads of many Private Primary Schools in Sandton have personally contacted Julia Gorham praising the Field and Study Montessori Pre- Schools high standard of education and noted that children who attended the Field and Study Montessori Pre- School are the best prepared children with advanced learning skills, confidence and independence.
Julia Gorham completed one of the first full time Montessori courses in 1987 offered by Strilli 0ppenheimer at the Montessori Training Centre. Julia then went on to gain experience at the Hout Bay Montessori and returned to Gauteng to open and run the Alta Montessori Preschools. She continued to teach whilst starting her family and opened the Rivonia Montessori Preschool from her home in 1992. After running a successful school for 8 years the school relocated its premises in 2000 to a tranquil country setting in the Field and Study Park.
First Class of 1992
Rivonia Montessori 1995
Dress up Day 1999