Buffalo Grove Montessori School

Tel: (847)541-8111
Grades: NS-K | 76 students
Buffalo Grove Montessori School uses Montessori Education Method. Montessori Education is not only a philosophy, but also a method to guide the child's growth.
Our goal is to help the child cultivate his natural desire to learn.
Our emphasis is on self-learning and the development of inner discipline.
Activities progress from basic to more complex, therefore success is more easily and naturally accomplished.
Classroom materials are adapted regularly to keep the child's interest.
In the 3-6 year old classes, the mixed age grouping enhances the child's opportunities to observe, follow or lead.
The child's chances of failure are minimized and his chances for success are enhanced.
The child is personally guided and recognized by the staff as a unique individual.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Year Founded 1975

Student Body

Total Students 76 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Buffalo Grove Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 38:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is J Slowacki School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Mary School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Mary School (1 miles away)
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  • Buffalo Grove
     St. Mary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 334 students
    1 miles
    50 N Buffalo Grove Road
    Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
  • Wheeling
    Schoenbeck KinderCare
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    Grades: NS-PK | 52 students
    1.1 miles
    780 South Schoenbeck Rd.
    Wheeling, IL 60090
  • Wheeling
    Poko Loko Child Care Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 24 students
    1.4 miles
    404 S Elmhurst Rd
    Wheeling, IL 60090
  • Buffalo Grove
    Grades: PK-3 | 23 students
    1.4 miles
    225 Mchenry Rd
    Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
  • Arlington Heights
    Chicago Futabakai Japanese School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-9 | 185 students
    1.5 miles
    2550 N Arlington Heights Rd
    Arlington Heights, IL 60004

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