The mission of Sterling Montessori is to create a diverse educational community, grounded in the Montessori philosophy and teaching practices, that fosters curiosity, creativity, and critical thinking in its students. We strive to empower each student to become life-long learners who respect themselves, others and their environment.

Policies and Laws

Sterling Parent and Employee Policies

In an effort to consolidate all Sterling Policies, we invite those interested to review our Comprehensive Policy Document. This includes Attendance and Inclement Weather policies previous displayed on this page. This document will be update as the LHU Board approves new policies.

Senate Bill 49 (Parents’ Bill of Rights)

In late 2023, The North Carolina General Assembly passed Senate Bill 49—Parents Bill of Rights. This act was voted on to enumerate the rights of parents to direct the upbringing, education, healthcare, and mental health of minor children. Attached are the recommended policies, as they relate to Sterling. 

SB49 Summary Notes Policy on Parents’ Rights
Parental Involvement Policy Parental Information Requests Policy
Review of Instructional Materials Policy Notifications of Student Physical and Mental Health
Resolution of Parental Concerns Policy Policy on Protected Information Surveys