The Children's House

5363 N Long Lake Rd
Traverse City, MI 49685-0496
     Tel: (231)929-9325
   
Grades: PK - 6 | 234 students
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
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 6
Year Founded 1984

Student Body

Total Students 234 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 2%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade The Children

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
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 Trinity Lutheran School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Trinity Lutheran School (2.5 miles away)
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  • Traverse CityTrinity Lutheran School
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1003 S Maple St
    Traverse CityMI 49684
    (231)946-2721
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    2.5 mi | 139 students | Gr. NS-6                      
  • Traverse CityImmaculate Conception Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    218 Vine St
    Traverse CityMI 49684
    (231)947-1252
      (Roman Catholic)
    2.7 mi | 252 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • Traverse CityGrand Traverse Area Catholic School
      (Roman Catholic)
    123 E. 11th Street
    Traverse CityMI 49684
    (231)946-8100
      (Roman Catholic)
    3 mi | 1278 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • Traverse CitySt. Francis High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    123 E 11th St
    Traverse CityMI 49684
    (231)946-8038
      (Roman Catholic)
    3 mi | 298 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Traverse CityHoly Angels Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    130 E 10th St
    Traverse CityMI 49684
    (231)946-5961
      (Roman Catholic)
    3 mi | 296 students | Gr. K-3                      

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