The MMLCC, located in Ballard High School, provides an early childhood education program for children ages three to five at the Children's House. The Montessori-based program includes the development of language, math, and practical life skills. Afterschool programs at the Language and Cultural Center, for children five to eight, include art, Italian, Spanish, Chinese, drama, and movement. Students at Ballard High School have an opportunity to participate in the Lab School. Students receive classroom instruction, direct contact with early childhood education specialists and Montessori-trained educators, and a chance for observation in the Children's House.