Montessori Childrens House
- 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.
|School Type||Montessori School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Other Montessori association(s)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Summer Program Cost||$100|
|Summer Program Cost Notes||summer camp is 4 days a week for 5 weeks, tuition is per week, can pick any number of weeks to attend|
|Total Students||30 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||3 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|Average Class Size||27 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
(no belts or suspenders, no fancy dresses)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Nov. 1|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$3,550|
|Tuition Notes||School 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.|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Associate||Barbara Niles|
- 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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