Steppingstone Montessori School is a privately owned, non - sectarian pre-school and Kindergarten.
The school is registered with the Illinois State Board of Education and is affiliated with the American Montessori Society.
The school uses an adult/child ratio of 1 to 10 in all of its classes. Steppingstone Montessori School has been in operation since 1986. Donna Johnson is co-founder and owner of the school. Steppingstone Montessori School offers programs for children ages 3 years through Kindergarten.
Since Montessori programs are individualized programs, children may be enrolled at any time during the school year, space permitting.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
  • Students: 21 students
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
All
Year Founded
1986

Student Body

Total Students
21 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
Steppingstone Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
1 teacher
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
20 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Yearly tuition based on number of days child attends, payable monthly from September through May
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Paula Folinazzo

School Notes

  • Traditional, affordable Montessori programs for children 3 through 6 years. Half-day and Extended Day options available. Before and After school care available 3, 4, and 5 day programs offered.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
  • Students: 21 students
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Lake County, IL is $10,315 for elementary schools and $22,567 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Lake County, IL is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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