Children's House Montessori

Children's House Montessori is committed to providing all children the opportunity to develop and grow independently in a warm, nuturing environment.
The school's facilities and outdoor environment offers numerous venues for exploration and discovery. The highly qualified staff assists each child in their quest for reaching their full potential through careful guidance and direction.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Year Founded1990
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students63 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Children's House Montessori Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size25 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(no cartoon character clothing)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesPlease check the website for current tuition rates and admission form.
Admissions DirectorMatthew Long
Admissions AssociateGayle Simons


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.A variety of after School Clubs

School Notes

  • As a state accredited school, Children's House meets or exceeds the requirements set down by the South Dakota Department of Education. CHM is an AMS Initiate School and it boasts a very active Parent Teacher Organization.
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