Flossmoor Montessori School

740 Western Ave
Flossmoor, IL 60422-0604
Tel: (708)798-4600
Grades: NS-6 | 77 students
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The Flossmoor Montessori School continues the creative individual and social education begun by the physician-educator, Dr. Maria Montessori.
Recognizing the unique potential of the child, Dr. Montessori was successful in understanding and assisting the child in the course of fundamental human development - that of becoming an adult.
For the child shows us a universal pattern of development and this pattern reveals sensitive periods, short intervals during which the child is disposed to create some part of himself using what the environment provides.
Walking and speaking at predictable times are illustrations of this phenomenon in very young children. By addressing these sensitivities and providing psychologically appropriate activities in the right way, Montessori education helps the child build himself physically, emotionally, intellectually and socially.
The School admits children of any race, color and ethnic or national origin.
Acceptance of children is on an individual basis with consideration given to class composition and available space and programs.
The School is a tax-exempt, not-for-profit organization.
Flossmoor Montessori School is accredited by the Association Montessori International and belongs to the Illinois Montessori School System.
The faculty consists of directresses who hold Montessori diplomas issued by accredited training courses; assistants; an administrator and support staff.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association Montessori International (AMI)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-6
Year Founded 1967

Student Body

Total Students 77 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
73%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Flossmoor Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Marian Catholic High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Martsci School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Martsci School (0.5 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Flossmoor
    The Martsci School
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-KG | 17 students
    0.5 miles
    1038 Leavitt Ave
    Flossmoor, IL 60422
    (708)922-0507
    0.5PK-KG
    17
  • Flossmoor
    Grades: PK-8 | 471 students
    0.6 miles
    1101 Douglas Ave
    Flossmoor, IL 60422
    (708)799-5200
    0.6PK-8
    471
  • Oak Forest
    Grades: PK-8 | 130 students
    1 miles
    5217 149th St
    Oak Forest, IL 60452
    (708)535-1524
    1PK-8
    130
  • Homewood
    Bright Start Child Care
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: PK-KG | 60 students
    1.2 miles
    1800 Ridge Rd
    Homewood, IL 60430
    (708)922-9900
    1.2PK-KG
    60
  • Homewood
    Grades: PK-K | 24 students
    1.2 miles
    18850 Riegel Rd
    Homewood, IL 60430
    (708)647-8054
    1.2PK-K
    24

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