Old School Montessori

144 Commerce Dr.,
Grayslake, IL, 60030-0600
Tel: (847)223-9606
Grades: NS - 6 | 135 students
Old School Montessori is located in Grayslake, Illinois.
 We offer several different 5 day a week programs for children from 15 months old to 6th grade.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 6
Year Founded 1996

Student Body

Total Students 135 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 3%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Old School Montessori Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 17 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Please give us a call for tuition information.
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Cristina Youtsey

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Chess, Clay, Music, Spanish Art, Chess, Clay, Music, Spanish,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Westlake Christian Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Center Street KinderCare (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Gilbert Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Grayslake Center Street KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    130 South Atkinson Road
    Grayslake , IL , 60030
    (847)223-9188
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.1  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Grayslake
    Children's Corner Montessori
    Montessori School
    998 Progress Dr
    Grayslake , IL , 60030
    (847)548-2880
    Montessori School
    0.1  mi  |  43  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Grayslake
    Peppermint Stick Preschool & Learning Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    40 S Whitney St
    Grayslake , IL , 60030
    (847)223-0611
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.9  mi  |  7  students  |  Gr.  KG
  • Grayslake
    St Gilbert Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    231 E Belvidere Rd
    Grayslake , IL , 60030
    (847)223-8600
    (Roman Catholic)
    1  mi  |  566  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Grayslake
    Westlake Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    275 S Lake St
    Grayslake , IL , 60030
    (847)548-6209
    (Christian)
    1.1  mi  |  177  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

School Reviews

  • Recommended May 24, 2014 - As both a grandparent of students now attending OSM and an educator with 39 years of experience in the field of education, I am beyond thrilled that my grandchildren are attending Old School Montessori. Their open door policy is refreshing and I am able to stop in frequently to observe my grandchildren in their classrooms, both primary and elementary. I have also spoken to parents of former students who are now in college and they have nothing but positive things to say about their children''s experiences at OSM. I have read all of the other reviews on this site and hope that all prospective families will make their own judgment about OSM. I highly recommend this school. - Posted by Parent

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