Buffalo Grove Montessori School

     Tel: (847)541-8111
        
   
Grades: PK - 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 Prekindergarten - Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 76 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 33%
State avg.: 32%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 46:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby 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)
    50 N Buffalo Grove Road
    Buffalo GroveIL 60089
    (847)459-6270
      (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | 334 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • WheelingSchoenbeck KinderCare
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    780 South Schoenbeck Road
    WheelingIL 60090
    (847)459-9231
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    1.1 mi | 52 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • Buffalo GroveTorah Academy
      (Jewish)
    225 Mchenry Rd
    Buffalo GroveIL 60089
    (224)353-7791
      (Jewish)
    1.4 mi | 23 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • WheelingPoko Loko Child Care Center
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    WheelingIL 60090
    (847)520-4466
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  • WheelingLake Cook KinderCare
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    WheelingIL 60090
    (847)541-4406
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