Buffalo Grove Montessori School

  • Buffalo Grove Montessori School uses Montessori Education Method. Montessori Education is not only a philosophy, but also a method to guide the child's growth.
  • Our goal is to help the child cultivate his natural desire to learn.
  • Our emphasis is on self-learning and the development of inner discipline.
  • Activities progress from basic to more complex, therefore success is more easily and naturally accomplished.
  • Classroom materials are adapted regularly to keep the child's interest.
  • In the 3-6 year old classes, the mixed age grouping enhances the child's opportunities to observe, follow or lead.
  • The child's chances of failure are minimized and his chances for success are enhanced.
  • The child is personally guided and recognized by the staff as a unique individual.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Year Founded 1975

Student Body

Total Students 92 students
Student Body Type n/a
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Buffalo Grove Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lake Zurich
    Grades: K | 42 students
    1.9 miles
    1660 Checker Rd
    Lake Zurich, IL 60047
    (847)520-0005
    1.9 K
    42
  • Lake Zurich
    Grades: PK-5 | 68 students
    3.5 miles
    1115 Rfd
    Lake Zurich, IL 60047
    (847)634-0430
    3.5 PK-5
    68
  • Buffalo Grove
     St. Mary School
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-8 | 437 students
    1 miles
    50 N Buffalo Grove Road
    Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
    (847)459-6270
    1 NS-8
    437
  • Buffalo Grove
    Grades: NS-8 | 20 students
    1.6 miles
    720 Armstrong
    Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
    (224)353-7791
    1.6 NS-8
    20
  • Arlington Heights
    Grades: PK-K | 30 students
    6.2 miles
    2025 S.Goebbert Rd.
    Arlington Heights, IL 60005
    (847)222-4267
    6.2 PK-K
    30

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