Top American Montessori Society (AMS) Private Schools in Illinois

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 125 top private schools in Illinois belonging to the American Montessori Society (AMS), serving 10,260 students.
  • Since its formation in 1960, the American Montessori Society has grown to be the largest Montessori organization in the world. AMS is a non-profit, non-discriminatory service organization dedicated to encouraging and supporting the use of the Montessori teaching approach in private and public schools. Member-supported, its funding comes mainly from Montessori-credentialed teachers, schools, administrators, teacher education programs, parents of Montessori You can also find more schools membership associations in Illinois.

Top American Montessori Society (AMS) Private Schools (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • 550 S Edgewood Ave
    Lombard, IL 60148
    (630)620-5505

    Grades: PK-K | 75 students
  • 125 W Church St
    Libertyville, IL 60048
    (847)281-9911

    Grades: PK-K | 100 students
  • Alcuin Montessori School
    Alcuin Montessori School Photo - Our campus.
    Montessori School
    324 N Oak Park Ave
    Oak Park, IL 60302
    (708)366-1882

    Grades: NS-8 | 133 students
  • 9300 Capitol Drive
    Wheeling, IL 60090
    (847)850-5490

    Grades: NS-8 | 100 students
  • All Day Montessori
    Montessori School
    1819 W 99th St
    Chicago, IL 60643
    (773)239-8248

    Grades: PK-K | 86 students
  • 4770 S Dorchester Ave
    Chicago, IL 60615
    (773)924-2356

    Grades: PK-8 | 237 students
  • 2025 S.Goebbert Rd.
    Arlington Heights, IL 60005
    (847)222-4267

    Grades: PK-K | 30 students
  • Aurora Montessori School
    Montessori School
    3180 N Aurora Rd
    Aurora, IL 60502
    (630)898-4346

    Grades: PK-K | 110 students
  • Beverly Montessori School
    Montessori School
    9916 S Walden Pkwy
    Chicago, IL 60643
    (773)239-7635

    Grades: PK-K | 73 students
  • Brickton Montessori School
    Brickton Montessori School Photo - Hands. On.When you can touch it, even complicated ideas becomes manageable. Montessori materials stimulate all our senses. With multiple ways of connecting to a single concept, every child can find a path to successful learning.
    Montessori School
    8622 W Catalpa Ave
    Chicago, IL 60656
    (773)714-0646

    Grades: NS-8 | 167 students
  • 716 Oak St
    Saint Charles, IL 60174
    (630)513-9742

    Grades: 1-5 | 47 students
  • 620 Mullady Pkwy
    Libertyville, IL 60048
    (847)367-9505

    Grades: K | 8 students
  • 950 Ellen Dr
    Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
    (847)541-8111

    Grades: PK-K | 92 students
  • Cardinal Bernardin Early Childhood Center
    Montessori School (Roman Catholic)
    1651 W Diversey Pkwy
    Chicago, IL 60614
    (773)975-6330

    Grades: PK-3 | 156 students
  • 3s238 State Route 59
    Warrenville, IL 60555
    (630)393-2995

    Grades: Inquire with school | 42 students
  • Chiaravalle Montessori
    Chiaravalle Montessori Photo - Opening the North Wing in September 2015, Chiaravalle became the first LEED Platinum Montessori school addition in the US and the first LEED Platinum independent school addition in Illinois.
    Montessori School
    425 Dempster St
    Evanston, IL 60201
    (847)864-2190

    Grades: PK-8 | 339 students
  • 165 N Lombard Avenue
    Oak Park, IL 60302
    (708)383-6570

    Grades: K | 45 students
  • 415 w 8th street in Hinsdale
    Hinsdale, IL 60521
    (630)468-5089

    Grades: PK-K | 27 students
  • The Childrens House
    Montessori School (Christian)
    223 W Golf Rd
    Libertyville, IL 60048
    (847)816-3590

    Grades: PK-K | 40 students
  • 4800 S Lake Park Ave
    Chicago, IL 60615
    (773)373-3000

    Grades: PK-K | 21 students
  • Childrens House Daycare
    Montessori School
    1220 S Lake St
    Mundelein, IL 60060
    (847)949-6340

    Grades: PK-K | 45 students
  • 417 W Main St
    Dundee, IL 60118
    (847)426-3570

    Grades: Inquire with school | 31 students
  • 5480 S Kenwood Ave
    Chicago, IL 60615
    (773)329-8152

    Grades: K-2 | 19 students
  • 1133 Pfingsten Rd
    Northbrook, IL 60062
    (847)498-1533

    Grades: PK-K | 30 students
  • 8101 W Golf Rd
    Niles, IL 60714
    (847)470-0370

    Grades: NS-6 | 77 students
  • Costa Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2726 Costa Dr
    Galesburg, IL 61401
    (309)344-3151

    Grades: PK-8 | 251 students
  • 2521 Grove St
    Blue Island, IL 60406
    (708)926-9720

    Grades: PK-8 | 58 students
  • 1250 W Goodman Ave
    La Grange, IL 60525
    (708)354-5255

    Grades: NS | 23 students
  • 3013 Country Club Rd.
    Woodstock, IL 60098
    (815)338-0013

    Grades: NS-8 | 187 students
  • 950 Northbrook Ave
    Northbrook, IL 60062
    (847)714-9002

    Grades: K | 11 students
  • Deerfield Montessori Childrens House
    All-girls | Daycare / Preschool
    1500 Wilmot Rd
    Deerfield, IL 60015
    (847)945-7581

    Grades: PK-K | 22 students
  • 625 Hillside Ave
    Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
    (630)790-9030

    Grades: PK-K | 66 students
  • 2151 Sudbury St
    Naperville, IL 60564
    (630)904-7877

    Grades: K-1 | 12 students
  • 1111 E Warrenville Rd
    Naperville, IL 60563
    (630)369-6899

    Grades: K-8 | 222 students
  • 300 E Cole Ave
    Wheaton, IL 60187
    (630)653-1221

    Grades: PK-K | 76 students
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