Skokie Montessori School

8401 Karlov Ave,
Skokie, IL, 60076
     Tel: (847)679-4614
Grades: K - 6 | 21 students
The Skokie Montessori School opened its door to the community of Skokie in the year of 2003, with the objective of education that Maria Montessori has begun since the year 1932.
The school is successfully continuing to nurture the method and philosophy that respects the well being and spirit of a child.
The school is aesthetically designed to the child's natural apppeal to beauty and order in a very simple and calm environment.
The Skokie Montessori school is dedicated to help the child develop within himself a positive self-image through a series of repetitive success in performing activities that answer his inner needs.
The school provides a classroom atmosphere that encourages social interaction for cooperating, learning, peer teaching and emotional development.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 6

Student Body

Total Students 21 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Skokie Montessori School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1

School Notes:

The Montessori School of Skokie is committed to provide a solid foundation by utilizing multi-sensory materials and a creative environment that helps the development of the whole child. The mission ensures that the child is academically motivated, and observes the child's individual intelligence by exploring and challenging them in all areas of the curriculum. The school offers an excellent environment serving the toddler, pre-school, and elementary program.

Profile last updated: 09/06/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Ombudsman Educational Services (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mosaic Early Childhood Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mosaic Early Childhood Center (0.5 miles away)
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  • SkokieMosaic Early Childhood Center
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    4023 Dempster Street
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.5 mi | 20 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • SkokieArie Crown Hebrew Day School
    4600 Main St
    0.6 mi | 610 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ChicagoAtt Ptach Special Education Program
    Special Education School  (Jewish)
    2828 W Pratt Blvd
    Special Education School  (Jewish)
    0.7 mi | 28 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • SkokieOmbudsman Educational Services
    Alternative School
    4814 Main St
    Alternative School
    0.9 mi | 48 students | Gr. 10-12                      
  • SkokieTiny Tot Preschool & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool
    4346 Howard St
    Daycare / Preschool
    1 mi | 10 students | Gr. PK-NS                      

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