Montessori Children's House Of North Barrington

Tel: (847)550-0917
  • Since its founding over 47 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.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded1970

Student Body

Total Students53 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
38%
State avg.: 31%
Students by GradeMontessori Children's House Of North Barrington Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesWe 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 Offered1 sports
SportsSoccerSoccer

School Notes

  • Since its founding over 47 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.

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