Children's House, founded in 1971 as Norman's first Montessori school, is a not-for-profit early education center emphasizing a Montessori approach to education.
Our students enjoy active learning in a child-centered environment carefully prepared to include developmentally appropriate activities.
Independence and freedom of choice are emphasized, along with individualized attention by teachers who have been educated in child development and are qualified to enrich your child's early learning experience in a warm, supportive social environment.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded
Summer School Offered

Student Body

Total Students
77 students
Student Body Type
Students by Grade
Classen Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
21 students
Classroom Dress Code

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Upper Elementary $7500/year Lower Elementary $7500/year Primary All Day $7000/year Primary Morning Only $6800/year
Admissions Director
Kristen Hill

School Notes

  • Children must be at least 3 by September 1st to enroll for the fall. We require that students be potty trained.
Profile last updated: 08/17/2021

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