The Children's House

5363 N Long Lake Rd,
Traverse City, MI, 49684-0496
Tel: (231)929-9325
The Children's House is a Montessori community dedicated to providing a learning environment that guides, nurtures and enriches the individual.
Partnering with families to raise exceptional learners, the Children’s House offers year-round, all day, developmentally-appropriate programs for students, as well as educational opportunities for parents.
We create a social fabric for families and support for meaningful communication between the school and the home.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association Montessori International (AMI)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 7
Year Founded 1984

Student Body

Total Students 215 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 2%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade The Children

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition rates differ based upon program and hours of attendance.
% on Financial Aid 25%
Admissions Director Missy Russell

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Grand Traverse Area Catholic School (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Elizabeth Ann Seton M S (2.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Grand Traverse Area Catholic School (3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Traverse City St. Elizabeth Ann Seton M S
    (Roman Catholic)
    1601 3 Mile Rd N
    Traverse City , MI , 49686
    (231)932-4810
    (Roman Catholic)
    2.3  mi  |  231  students  |  Gr.  7-9
  • Traverse City
    Trinity Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1003 S Maple St
    Traverse City , MI , 49684
    (231)946-2721
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    2.5  mi  |  139  students  |  Gr.  NS-6
  • Traverse City
    Immaculate Conception Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    218 Vine St
    Traverse City , MI , 49684
    (231)947-1252
    (Roman Catholic)
    2.7  mi  |  265  students  |  Gr.  4-6
  • Traverse City
    St. Francis High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    123 E 11th St
    Traverse City , MI , 49684
    (231)946-8038
    (Roman Catholic)
    3  mi  |  298  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Traverse City
    Grand Traverse Area Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    123 E. 11th Street
    Traverse City , MI , 49684
    (231)946-8100
    (Roman Catholic)
    3  mi  |  1278  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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