Sauganash Montessori School
Tel: (773) 545-6295
Sauganash Montessori School offers exceptional early childhood education in warm, home-like atmosphere.
Our mission is to cultivate a child's natural desire to learn and provide the child with a prepared environment in which they may freely explore the world around them.
Within the prepared environment,children experience the excitement of discovery and are fundamentally motivated by a love for knowledge.
Rolling admissions, eligible on 3rd birthday. Please call to schedule a tour now!.
|School Type||Montessori School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||American Montessori Society (AMS)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Summer Program Cost Notes||Summer rates vary by program selected. See our website for current summer tuition rates.|
|Summer Program Details||Link to Summer Program Details|
|Total Students||57 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 31%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||6 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Tuition Notes||Rates vary by selected schedule. Please see our website for current tuition and program options.|
- Sauganash Montessori School (SMS) located at 5750 N. Rogers at the corner of Rogers and Kilbourn Avenue opened in the fall of 2004. The preschool and kindergarten enrolls children ages 3 6 years old and is open from 7:30 am to 6:00 pm Monday through Friday. The school follows a traditional academic year calendar and offers a nine week summer camp. SMS provides half day, partial day and all day programs.
- Sauganash Montessori School is very proud to offer exceptional early childhood education to the Edgebrook-Sauganash Community and the surrounding area. SMS has created two beautiful and spacious classrooms, set in a warm home-like atmosphere, for children three to six years of age. The school is governed by the strict ethical codes of the American Montessori Society and follows DCFS and Illinois State Board of Education regulations. SMS began with one classroom of 17 children in 2004. By the end of 2005 SMS enrolled 28 children and expanded to hold 60 children in the fall of 2008. The child to teacher ratio is always 10 to 1 or under.
Nearby Private Schools
The nearest high school to Sauganash Montessori School is Good Counsel High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school and preschool is Wonder Montessori School (0.6 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Chicago Grades: NS-3
5630-5644 N Pulaski Rd
Chicago, IL 60646
(773) 509-1296 0.6 NS-3
- Chicago Grades: NS-8 | 649 students
6230 N Lemont Ave
Chicago, IL 60646
(773) 736-0567 0.7 NS-8
- Chicago Grades: 9-12 | 415 students
3900 West Peterson Avenue
Chicago, IL 60659
(773) 478-3655 0.8 9-12
- Chicago Grades: PK-K | 106 students
4008 W Rosemont Ave
Chicago, IL 60646
(773) 202-0554 0.9 PK-K
- Chicago Grades: NS-PK | 87 students
5500 N Saint Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
(773) 442-4540 1.2 NS-PK
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