Aurora Montessori School

  • Montessori Unlimited adheres closely to the Montessori Method. This method was developed by Italian educator, Dr. Maria Montessori, in the early twentieth century.
  • The Method is built upon the idea that children develop and think differently than adults, and that they are competent beings, capable of self-directed learning.
  • To encourage this capability, Dr. Montessori developed and refined numerous objects and tools that facilitate every phase of development, from motor skills to concrete knowledge to abstraction.
  • Language, mathematics, spatial learning, self-discovery, music and art - they're all incorporated into the Montessori approach.
  • We encourage children to work at their own pace in a non-competitive atmosphere, to gain an understanding of themselves and develop a sensitivity to others.
  • Children may work alone or in groups, all in an atmosphere of courtesy and respect.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded1999

Student Body

Total Students140 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
43%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Aurora Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size20 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Navy blue, khaki, and white)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineMar. 30 / rolling
Tuition NotesAnnual tuition is payable through equal monthly payments without a service charge.
Admissions DirectorLisa Babcock

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.ChessKids - Chess Instruction, Kickers Soccer - Foot Skills Development, Kids Love Sport - Gross Motor Development, Martial Arts In Motion - Tae Kwon Do, Sole Dance Academy - Ballet, Steppin' out Dance Kidz - Ballet Instruction, Tap & Creative Movement, TumbleBear Gymnastics, Young Mozarts - Piano Instruction, Young Rembrandts - Art & Drawing Instruction
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Aurora
    Grades: PK-6 | 57 students
    5.4 miles
    850 N Commonwealth Ave
    Aurora, IL 60506
    (630) 896-7557
    5.4 PK-6
    57
  • Aurora
    Montessori Childrens Garden
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    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-K | 59 students
    3.5 miles
    2300 Montgomery Rd
    Aurora, IL 60504
    (630) 820-1010
    3.5 PK-K
    59
  • Warrenville
    Four Winds Waldorf School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-8 | 64 students
    3.3 miles
    30w160 Calumet Ave W
    Warrenville, IL 60555
    (630) 836-9400
    3.3 PK-8
    64

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