to Treetops School
is a Montessori and International Baccalaureate School situated in the incredible natural environment of Darlington, in the hills east of Perth.
Treetops’ nurturing environment provides children with a broad, harmonious and thorough education from Playgroup through to Year 12. The Montessori method has longevity world-wide and integrates effectively with the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme offered at Treetops.
Treetops School is the only accredited IBDP Year 11 and 12 provider in the Eastern Perth Hills, and one of only a few schools in Western Australia to achieve this standard.
Formed in 1989, Treetops School is a close-knit community of parents, staff and students, which strives to assist children to develop to their full potential, to be happy and peaceful, to grow in knowledge and confidence and to have respect for themselves and others.
With Treetops’ better than average student/teacher ratio, our multi trained, extensively trained teaching staff and our incredible community, our multi faceted approach to education from Playgroup through to Year 12 is something
Treetops School is a Montessori and International Baccalaureate School with an exceptional learning environment and excellent teachers and staff.
I extend an invitation to explore our website and then to book a tour to come and visit the school.
I am available for individual tours for parents to view Treetops, where we can discuss what it is you really hope for in an education. I am sure you will be, as prospective parents, enthused by the sense of purpose and contentment that is apparent at our school.
Read our Principal’s Welcome.
Students should be presented with a challenging and broad academic environment that encourages intellectual inquiry and critical thinking.
Education is the shared responsibility of students, family and school.
Nurturing curiosity and creativity is the key to stimulating exploration and discovery throughout life.
Students learn best when they are actively engaged in authentic learning experiences.
Treetops provides outstanding education in Numeracy, Literacy, Science, Music and the Arts, with a particular focus on the development of the whole child.
Our schools’ environment provides children with a broad, harmonious and thorough education from Playgroup to High School.
Treetops School a Montessori school from Early Years through Primary School, transitioning through High School to an International Baccalaureate High School education.
Treetops School is a Montessori Early Years and Primary School, providing education at developmental levels corresponding with Dr Montessori’s Planes of Development.
Education at each level, in accordance with Montessori principles, is predicated on the basic human urge to explore. An important feature of our classrooms is their social composition. The mixed age setting facilitates the personal, social and intellectual development of the children. Read more
Treetops transitions through to the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme in the High School.
While we maintain the ethos of the Montessori philosophy throughout all our classrooms, Treetops has chosen to offer the International Baccalaureate Diploma as its core values and goals are in harmony with the Montessori philosophy, and we too embrace them as an IB World School. Read more
Welcome all new and returning Treetopians to our first 2017 Snack & Chat When: Friday 10th February Straight after school for about an hour Where: Meet in the undercover area Bring: An afternoon snack and your best smiling faces!read more
Greetings from the Japanese Language Institute in Tokyo! The first part of our scholarship has begun, with Sharon today meeting the thirteen other Japanese teachers from schools around the world who are participating in the Hakuho Foundation program. The aims for this...read more
Treetops was well-represented in the Youth Art Exhibition, with 20 students participating, including some students with entries in multiple categories. Congratulations to Natala Freeman who won Highly Commended in the Photography/Digital category. Her photographic...read more
Treetops has a well-developed policy and procedure for responding to a bushfire or bushfire threat. Parents need to be aware of the following aspects of that policy: If a Watch and Act is issued by DFES, all children will remain in the classrooms, with windows and...read more
After a successful day visit by twelve students from Nishi Kyushu University in 2015, our Japanese teacher Sharon Crossman was approached regarding the possibility of creating an internship programme with education students from the university. Over the following...read more
Over the past few months, Treetops has been creating a Media Lab in the art rooms with the 30x30x30 funds. Students now have access to cameras, studio lighting, printers, a green screen, computers, editing software and other resources to create photographic and video...read more