Little People's Academy(Est 2007) is a well established Montessori Preschool that has a long serving heritage to Silverglen and surrounding areas and more recently Little People's Academy Preparatory School in Umhlatuzana. We have produced countless number of learners that have excelled in the mainstream schooling system due to our solid easy learning system.

Our schools follow the Department of Education based CAPS Curriculum as well as the ECD Montessori Syllabus. Our school is equipped with qualified, dedicated and experienced educators and a learning environment that encourages optical thinking, creativity, problem-solving, communication, collaboration, global awareness and local responsibility.

Vision And Values


Our School is a community where children are respected, valued and loved, so they can grow through their learning into independent knowledgeable adults who will contribute positively to our society.

Our Values

Quality: Our focus is on our "Little People". We will strive for excellence through evaluation and continuous improvement.


We are committed to performing our work with sensitivity and kindness,
in a secure stimulating environment.


We are committed
to act in an ethical,
honest manner.


We believe that all people should be treated with consideration and dignity.


We strive to be accessible, flexible, transparent and to demonstrate a sense of urgency in our resolve and decision making.

Branch 1 - LPA Silverglen : 29 Harmony Road, Silverglen (Entrance on Playglen Road)

Tel : 031 401 7754

Branch 2 - LPA Umhlatuzana : 104 Collier Avenue, Umhlatuzana

Tel : 031 402 1280

Emails :



Sumaya Bacaus:

Bilal Moodeen:

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