Hello Montessori Preschool & Kindergarten

18850 Riegel Rd
Homewood, IL 60430-0708
Tel: (708)647-8054
Grades: PK-K | 24 students
Hello Montessori Preschool & Kindergarten, established in the summer of 2004 at the response of community need, is nestled conveniently in a quiet residential neighborhood.
The school's mission and each of its staff is to provide educational experiences employing the Montessori Method, which will enable students to develop primary-level academic & life skills, self-worth, independence and purpose to the best of their individual ability.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Speech, hearing, mild learning differences
Year Founded 2004

Student Body

Total Students 24 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Hello Montessori Preschool & Kindergarten Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Uniforms & uniform colors only)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Fees available upon introductory tour only.

School Notes:

  • We are a registered preschool and kindergarten with the Illinois School Board of Education. Candidate applicants may be no younger than 3 years of age. 

Profile last updated: 07/16/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Marian Catholic High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Salem Lutheran Early Childhood Center (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Salem Lutheran Early Childhood Center (0.7 miles away)
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  • Homewood
    Salem Lutheran Early Childhood Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-KG | 44 students
    0.7 miles
    18328 Ashland Ave
    Homewood, IL 60430
  • Homewood
    Bright Start Child Care
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: PK-KG | 60 students
    1.1 miles
    1800 Ridge Rd
    Homewood, IL 60430
  • Flossmoor
    Grades: PK-3 | 77 students
    1.2 miles
    740 Western Ave
    Flossmoor, IL 60422
  • Glenwood
    Grades: 3-8 | 132 students
    1.3 miles
    500 W 187th Street
    Glenwood, IL 60425
  • Chicago Heights
    St Kieran School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 148 students
    1.3 miles
    700 195th St
    Chicago Heights, IL 60411

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