Southwest Suburban Montessori

  • Southwest Suburban Montessori is a private, not-for-profit corporation. Our mission is to introduce each of its children to the world while fostering independence, creativity, responsibility and an enduring love of learning.
  • Our dedicated faculty is culturally, educationally, and experientially diverse. Their first priority is always a concern for you and your child.
  • We place a strong emphasis upon professionalism and continued growth of our faculty members to continually enhance the experience of the children.
  • A full Montessori environment awaits the child: pratical life, sensorial, math, language, science, geography, art and music as well as gym, yoga and introduction to French.

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School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other religious school association(s)
American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded1970
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students122 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Southwest Suburban Montessori Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio41:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size24 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$1,872
Tuition Notes Tuition based on program child attends: Toddler (3 day), Pre-school (5 day, 3 hours), Ext Day )(5 day-6 hours).
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorKathy Williams
Admissions AssociateJoyce Huber

School Notes

  • Southwest Suburban Montessori is a private, not-for-profit corporation. Our mission is to introduce each of its children to the world while fostering independence, creativity, responsibility and an enduring love of learning. Our dedicated faculty is culturally, educationally, and experientially diverse. Their first priority is always a concern for you and your child. We place a strong emphasis upon professionalism and continued growth of our faculty members to continually enhance the experience of the children.
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  • Oak Lawn
    Grades: PK-K | 24 students
    5.3 miles
    4625 W 110th St
    Oak Lawn, IL 60453
    (708) 499-1574
    5.3 PK-K
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