The school is a member of the Montessori Schools Association (MSA) and an accredited school with Montessori Evaluation and Accreditation Board (MEAB). Our most recent accreditation report dated November 2018 can be downloaded here (click here for the previous report dated October 2015).
Every year, about half of our students come from international backgrounds and half are Turkish.
Montessori Coop’s head teacher Carmen Meyer has been teaching in Montessori Schools for over 10 years in conjuction with teaching English as a foreign language privately and in Montessori settings in South Africa, Albania and Turkey.
Montessori Coop was initially established in 2013 by three like-minded families looking to raise their children in an alternative and international learning environment.
The Coop is registered as a non-profit cooperative that is fully owned and operated by the parents of the children enrolled.