Skokie Montessori School

  • Welcome to Skokie Montessori School Skokie Montessori School has been serving the community since 2003. We beleive in the advanteges of the Maria Montessori method of education and its philosophy.
  • We offer program for children ages 2 through 12 years old in Skokie the surrounding area.
  • Teachers who have been in the Montessori field for many years have designed it functionally and aesthetically.
  • The school is fully equipped with materials that were created by Maria Montessori.
  • When children utilize the materials, one will witness the realization of the Montessori method by observing how the child grasps the concept of the lesson by hands-on with the materials.
  • The teacher, directress plays a key role in recognizing the ability and potential of every individual child.
  • The teacher must identify and spark the child's own interest in learning.
  • The child is always with a mission to learn, either directly or indirectly.
  • They are open to any information they can perceive from the environment. Therefore, we are obliged to make all the information enriching.
  • Skokie Montessori School mission is to provide a motivational experience that nurtures the love of learning, encourages intellectual curiosity, and foster self-confidence in a stimulating, safe and caring environment.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded2003
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students49 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
56%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Skokie Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
5%
Average Class Size50 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Elem. Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Dance, Gymnastics, Soccer, SwimmingBasketballDance,
GymnasticsSoccer,
Swimming

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music Programs:
Club or organization

School Notes

  • The Montessori School of Skokie is committed to provide a solid foundation by utilizing multi-sensory materials and a creative environment that helps the development of the whole child. The mission ensures that the child is academically motivated, and observes the child's individual intelligence by exploring and challenging them in all areas of the curriculum. 
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Skokie
    Grades: NS-K | 153 students
    1.1 miles
    8260 Elmwood Street
    Skokie, IL 60077
    (800)675-6039
    1.1 NS-K
    153
  • Skokie
    Grades: NS-PK | 70 students
    1 miles
    4346 Howard St
    Skokie, IL 60076
    (847)675-6619
    1 NS-PK
    70

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