Oak Lawn Montessori School

Oak Lawn Montessori School program addresses each child individually.
School mission is to build confidence and love of learning, giving students a solid foundation for a healthy and happy life.
Oak Lawn Montessori School is dedicated to helping each child discover their unique potential academically, socially, and interpersonally.
Teachers take their lead from each child, whom they believe will learn at his or her own pace.
Montessori programs encourage a child's sense of independence: Children are always asked if they want to try a task, if they need help doing it, or if they feel they aren't ready.
Guides also like to involve parents closely in their children's education the teacher-student-parent bond is carefully cultivated.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded1978

Student Body

Total Students24 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Oak Lawn Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size20 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition based on number of days and hours student attends
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    Palos Park, IL 60464
    (708) 448-5332
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