Since its founding over 50 years ago, the Montessori Children's House has served thousands of children from communities in the Northwest suburbs of Chicago.
The school provides programs for children from 18 months to 6 years of age.
In employing the Montessori method of education, the school offers personalized, respectful, and faithful experience in learning and growth to all of our students.The goal of MCHNB is to enable each child to grow in awareness of him or herself, of others, and of the world around. Dr. Maria Montessori recognized that the very young child goes through periods of great sensitivity in particular areas during which one learns more easily than any other time in life.
A totally prepared environment awaits the absorbent mind of the child.
Each material, activity, or experience is expressly designed to give the child new perspective, to develop a scientific concept, or to encourage growth as a social being.
MCHNB fosters a sense of partnership between the children, the teachers, and the parents to work collaboratively towards the common goal of realizing potential.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
  • Students: 39 students
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded
1970
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Cost Notes
We offer a variety of tuition options. Please call the school office at 847.550.0917 for more details.

Student Body

Total Students
39 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
Montessori Children's House Of N. Barrington Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
We offer a variety of tuition options. Please call the school office at 847.550.0917 for more details.
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered
1 sport
Sports

School Notes

  • Since its founding over 50 years ago, the Montessori Children's House has served thousands of children from communities in the Northwest suburbs of Chicago. The school provides programs for children from birth to six years of age. In employing the Montessori method of education, the school offers personalized, respectful, and faithful experience in learning and growth to all of our students.The goal of MCHNB is to enable each child to grow in awareness of him or herself, of others, and of the world around. Dr. Maria Montessori recognized that the very young child goes through periods of great sensitivity in particular areas during which one learns more easily than any other time in life. A totally prepared environment awaits the absorbent mind of the child. Each material, activity, or experience is expressly designed to give the child new perspective, to develop a scientific concept, or to encourage growth as a social being. MCHNB fosters a sense of partnership between the children, the teachers, and the parents to work collaboratively towards the common goal of realizing potential.
Profile last updated: 09/21/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
  • Students: 39 students
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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