Childrens House Montessori School

  • The Children's House is an independent, co-educational school in Rye, New Hampshire that serves 60 of children between the ages of 18 months and 6 years.
  • Our programs are carefully designed within the tradition of Maria Montessori and strive to create an enriching early educational experience for young children.
  • Founded in 1988, The Children's House has large sunlit classrooms, a kitchen, observation windows, two fully equipped play areas, a garden, and is within convenient driving distance to any town in the Seacoast area.
  • The Children's House is staffed by eight qualified teachers and two directors.
  • The school also strongly benefits from the talented, energetic efforts of our parent volunteers.
  • The Montessori philosophy holds that the goal of the educational process is to assist each child in developing his or her innate potential to the fullest.
  • In order to develop their physical, emotional, intellectual and spiritual capacities, the child must have freedom freedom achieved through order and self discipline.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students53 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 12%
Students by GradeChildrens House Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

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  • Portsmouth
    Portsmouth KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1.5 miles
    72 Mirona Rd.
    Portsmouth, NH 03801
    (603)431-8010
    1.5NS-PK
    n/a
  • Portsmouth
    St Patrick School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 173 students
    2.1 miles
    125 Austin St
    Portsmouth, NH 03801
    (603)436-0739
    2.1PK-8
    173
  • Portsmouth
    Grades: PK-KG | 46 students
    3.7 miles
    30 Rye Street
    Portsmouth, NH 03801
    (603)334-6336
    3.7PK-KG
    46
  • Rye
    Rye Country Day School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 115 students
    3.8 miles
    Po Box 372
    Rye, NH 03870
    (603)964-4066
    3.8PK-K
    115
  • Rye
    Learning Skills Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: 3-12 | 60 students
    4 miles
    1247 Washington Rd.
    Rye, NH 03870
    (603)964-4903
    43-12
    60

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The average private school tuition in Rockingham County, NH is $11,043 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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