Montessori Childrens House

Montessori Childrens House Photo #1 - Children chose individual work in Practical Life area. These activities help build concentration, attention to detail and helps develop small muscle control which are all preparation for math, reading and writing.
The Montessori Children's House of Kenosha, founded in 1978, is an independent, private Montessori pre-school and kindergaten that educates children 2 1/2 throguh 6 years old.
Praised by parents and educators, MCH has grown into a vibrant community of children educated in an authentic Montessori classoom. MCH respects children as different from adults and as individuals who learn at their own pace. We recognize the "preschool years" as critical years for learning and that children create themselves throguh pruposeful activity. MCH also believes that children flourish in a joyful atmosphere, which balances intellectual stimulation, creativity and love. We help children capture the joy of learning and become confident, competent learners for life.

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School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other Montessori association(s)
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Year Founded1978
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$100
Summer Program Cost Notessummer camp is 4 days a week for 5 weeks, tuition is per week, can pick any number of weeks to attend

Student Body

Total Students30 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Montessori Childrens House Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size27 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(no belts or suspenders, no fancy dresses)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNov. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,550
Tuition NotesSchool is 5 days a week, 8:30-11:30, Tuition is divided into 10 monthly payments August through May. We also offer 3 or 4 days a week plus we offer extended days that go until 2:30.
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions AssociateBarbara Niles

School Notes

  • We accept children 3 years through 5 years old (sometimes we can accept them a little younger than 3, depends on the child). Children do not need to be fully potty trained but at least working on using the toilet.  We offer 3, 4 or 5 days a week program running from September through May. We are a peanut and tree nut free school.  
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    (262) 654-6950
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The average private school tuition in Wisconsin is $3,445 for elementary schools and $8,503 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Wisconsin is 94% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).