Children's House Montessori School

2425 North Glebe Road,
Arlington, VA, 22207
Tel: (703)276-1360
Children's House Montessori School is a Montessori preschool serving children from 2 to 6 years of age.
It has a partial morning Toddler program for children 24 months to 33 months as well as a Preschool program serving children from 3 - 6 years of age.
It is licensed by Arlington County and the Commonwealth of Virginia and is a full member of the American Montessori Society.
CHMS offers both academic-year and summer-camp programs.
The academic-year program provides a progressive Montessori curriculum and special enrichment activities during morning classes, followed by an enrichment program during the afternoons.
The enrichment program features art, gross motor activities, music, recreation, and storytelling.
The summer program incorporates daily Montessori lessons as well as thematic sessions such as art, music, cooking, and nature studies.
The staff is comprised of highly-trained professionals who offer a caring, nurturing environment for your child.
The school's mission is to create the prepared environment and cultivate a love of learning.
CHMS nurtures each child's love of learning; respects each child's individual development; and encourages each child to undertake with confidence that which inspires him/her.
CHMS does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, gender, or political beliefs.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Prekindergarten
Year Founded 1987

Student Body

Total Students 96 students
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bishop Denis J O'Connell High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Agnes School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Agnes School (0.9 miles away)
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