Childrens House Montessori School

80 Sagamore Rd
Rye, NH 03870-0387
     Tel: (603)436-5074
Grades: PK - K | 53 students
The Children's House is an independent, co-educational school in Rye, New Hampshire that serves 60 of children between the ages of 18 months and 6 years.
Our programs are carefully designed within the tradition of Maria Montessori and strive to create an enriching early educational experience for young children.
Founded in 1988, The Children's House has large sunlit classrooms, a kitchen, observation windows, two fully equipped play areas, a garden, and is within convenient driving distance to any town in the Seacoast area.
The Children's House is staffed by eight qualified teachers and two directors.
The school also strongly benefits from the talented, energetic efforts of our parent volunteers.
The Montessori philosophy holds that the goal of the educational process is to assist each child in developing his or her innate potential to the fullest.
In order to develop their physical, emotional, intellectual and spiritual capacities, the child must have freedom freedom achieved through order and self discipline.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 53 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 14%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Learning Skills Academy (4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Patrick School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Portsmouth KinderCare (1.5 miles away)
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  • PortsmouthPortsmouth KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    72 Mirona Road
    PortsmouthNH 03801
    (603)431-8010
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.5 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • PortsmouthSt Patrick School
      (Roman Catholic)
    125 Austin St
    PortsmouthNH 03801
    (603)436-0739
      (Roman Catholic)
    2.1 mi | 173 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • PortsmouthDiscovery Child Enrichment Center
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    30 Rye Street
    PortsmouthNH 03801
    (603)334-6336
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    3.7 mi | 46 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • RyeRye Country Day School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Po Box 372
    RyeNH 03870
    (603)964-4066
    Daycare / Preschool
    3.8 mi | 115 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • RyeLearning Skills Academy
    Special Education School
    1247 Washington Rd.
    RyeNH 03870
    (603)964-4903
    Special Education School
    4 mi | 49 students | Gr. 3-12                      

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