Flossmoor Montessori School

740 Western Ave,
Flossmoor, IL, 60422-0604
     Tel: (708)798-4600
Grades: PK - 3 | 30 students
The Flossmoor Montessori School continues the creative individual and social education begun by the physician-educator, Dr.
Maria Montessori.
Recognizing the unique potential of the child, Dr.
Montessori was successful in understanding and assisting the child in the course of fundamental human development - that of becoming an adult.
For the child shows us a universal pattern of development and this pattern reveals sensitive periods, short intervals during which the child is disposed to create some part of himself using what the environment provides.
Walking and speaking at predictable times are illustrations of this phenomenon in very young children.
By addressing these sensitivities and providing psychologically appropriate activities in the right way, Montessori education helps the child build himself physically, emotionally, intellectually and socially.
The School admits children of any race, color and ethnic or national origin.
Acceptance of children is on an individual basis with consideration given to class composition and available space and programs.
The School is a tax-exempt, not-for-profit organization.
Flossmoor Montessori School is accredited by the Association Montessori International and belongs to the Illinois Montessori School System.
The faculty consists of directresses who hold Montessori diplomas issued by accredited training courses; assistants; an administrator and support staff.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Association Montessori International (AMI)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 3

Student Body

Total Students 30 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 73%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Flossmoor Montessori School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Marian Catholic High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Martsci School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Martsci School (0.5 miles away)
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  • FlossmoorThe Martsci School
    Montessori School
    1038 Leavitt Ave
    FlossmoorIL60422
    (708)922-0507
    Montessori School
    0.5 mi | 4 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • FlossmoorHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Infant Jesus Of Prague School
      (Roman Catholic)
    1101 Douglas Ave
    FlossmoorIL60422
    (708)799-5200
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.6 mi | 454 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Oak ForestHomewood Christian Academy
      (Christian)
    5217 149th St
    Oak ForestIL60452
    (708)535-1524
      (Christian)
    1 mi | 108 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • HomewoodSt. Joseph School
      (Roman Catholic)
    17949 Dixie Hwy
    HomewoodIL60430
    (708)798-0467
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.2 mi | 196 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • HomewoodSalem Lutheran Early Childhood Center
    Daycare / Preschool  (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    18328 Ashland Ave
    HomewoodIL60430
    (708)206-0350
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    1.2 mi | 9 students | Gr. PK-KG                      

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