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 TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
Year Founded1975

Student Body

Total Students68 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
33%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Buffalo Grove Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • Lake Zurich
    Grades: K | 42 students
    1.9 miles
    1660 Checker Rd
    Lake Zurich, IL 60047
    (847) 520-0005
    1.9 K
    42
  • Arlington Heights
    Grades: PK-1 | 30 students
    6.2 miles
    2025 S.Goebbert Rd.
    Arlington Heights, IL 60005
    (847) 222-4267
    6.2 PK-1
    30
  • Lake Zurich
    Grades: PK-4 | 54 students
    3.5 miles
    1115 Rfd
    Lake Zurich, IL 60047
    (847) 634-0430
    3.5 PK-4
    54
  • Wheeling
    Grades: NS-8 | 100 students
    3.4 miles
    9300 Capitol Drive
    Wheeling, IL 60090
    (847) 850-5490
    3.4 NS-8
    100
  • Buffalo Grove
     Saint Mary School
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 277 students
    1 miles
    50 N Buffalo Grove Road
    Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
    (847) 459-6270
    1 PK-8
    277

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