Fox Valley Montessori School

850 N Commonwealth Ave,
Aurora, IL, 60506-0605
Tel: (630)896-7557
Fox Valley Montessori School is peaceful community that fosters a child's personal growth, life long love of learning and academic excellence.
Our objective is to provide carefully planned stimulating environments which help children develop essential habits, attitudes, skills and ideas for a lifetime of creative thinking and learning.
Maria Montessori's philosophy of following the growing needs of each individual child, gives children the freedom to experiment and learn in a "prepared environment" at their own pace in a non-competitive atmosphere.
This allows the physical, intellectual, emotional and social potential of each child to unfold.
The core of Dr.
Montessori's philosophy states that as children acquire an "inner discipline" from their exposure to both physical and mental order, they become free to learn - the natural impulse to learn is self-motivation of the child.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 6
Year Founded 1969

Student Body

Total Students 107 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Fox Valley Montessori School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Chess, Dance, Martial Arts Art, Chess, Dance, Martial Arts,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 07/08/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Rosary High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Rita Of Cascia School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Rita Of Cascia School (0.7 miles away)
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  • Aurora St Rita Of Cascia School
    (Roman Catholic)
    770 Old Indian Trl
    Aurora , IL , 60506
    (630)892-0200
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.7  mi  |  230  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Aurora
    Rosary High School
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    901 N Edgelawn Dr
    Aurora , IL , 60506
    (630)896-0831
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    0.8  mi  |  427  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Aurora
    Aurora Central Catholic High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1255 N Edgelawn Dr
    Aurora , IL , 60506
    (630)907-0095
    (Roman Catholic)
    1  mi  |  561  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Aurora
    Covenant Christian School
    (Christian)
    10 North Edgelawn
    Aurora , IL , 60506
    (630)801-7955
    (Christian)
    1.1  mi  |  113  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Aurora
    Holy Angels Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    720 Kensington Pl
    Aurora , IL , 60506
    (630)897-3613
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.3  mi  |  511  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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