Brickton Montessori School

Open since 1986, Brickton Montessori serves Chicago's Northwest Side and its surrounding suburbs. Brickton is fully accredited by the American Montessori Society and ISACS. Brickton offers extended day, year-round programs for students ages 3 months through 8th grade. Our Middle School program, serving students age 12-14, celebrates its 20th Anniversary in 2022. Brickton provides a hands-on, individualized learning experience, with focused student-to-teacher ratios, excellent enrichment classes, and a variety of on-site extracurricular activities.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Enrollment: 167 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $15,000
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Gifted through Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded
1986
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
167 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
Brickton Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
20 students
List of Courses Offered
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Rates range from $9000-$18000 dependent on age and program of study
Summer Program Cost
$1,500
Summer Program Cost Notes
$1500 reflects average cost for five weeks of programming.
% on Financial Aid
30%
Admissions Director
Betty Boduch

Sports

Total Sports Offered
2 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess Scholars, Sticky Fingers Cooking Class

Arts and Music Programs:
Children's Theater

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Fitness Club, Yoga, Zumba

School Notes

  • Brickton Montessori School, located on Chicago's Northwest Side, is accredited by the American Montessori Society (AMS) and the Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS). This is a voluntary accreditation in which schools are measured against the highest possible standards in all areas including faculty and staff, curriculum and facilities. Brickton has demonstrated our commitment to quality and growth through participation in these accreditations. Celebrating 30 years of excellence, Brickton offers a hands-on learning experience enhanced by low student to teacher ratios, extended hours, and a variety of on-site extra-curricular classes. Educating children ages 24 months through Middle School. To find out more about Brickton or to schedule an admissions conversation and tour - visit us at www.brickton.org or email info@brickton.org.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Brickton Montessori School cost?
Brickton Montessori School's tuition is approximately $15,000 for private students and $1,500 for summer students.
Does Brickton Montessori School offer a summer program?
Yes, Brickton Montessori School offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.
What sports does Brickton Montessori School offer?
Brickton Montessori School offers 2 interscholastic sports: Cross Country and Volleyball.
When is the application deadline for Brickton Montessori School?
The application deadline for Brickton Montessori School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Enrollment: 167 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $15,000
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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