About Bontilao Montessori

Bontilao Montessori Academy, Inc. (BMA) is an authentic Montessori school, offering Preschool and Elementary levels. BMA is recognized by the Department of Education, Philippines.

BMA was founded in 2012, by Mrs. Natala Bontilao. She is a Licensed Professional Montessori Teacher, with a Major in English. She holds her International Montessori Teaching Diplomas from North American Montessori Center, and numerous other degrees in Child Psychology, Early Childhood Development, Business Marketing and Advertising.

BMA follows the curriculum of North American Montessori Center, and holds its promise to deliver an authentic Montessori teaching system to its students, providing top quality education to its preschool and elementary students.



The vision of Bontilao Montessori Academy is to establish and maintain accessible, quality Montessori education for all the children of our community. The school will encourage and assist children to reach their full potential and to play a responsible role in protecting the global environment as well as fostering peace and harmony.


Bontilao Montessori Academy will endeavor to provide quality education in a safe, nurturing and creative environment that helps the development of the whole child. The mission ensures that the child is academically motivated, artistically creative, physically active and emotionally supported.