Tender Loving Care Montessori

  • Tender Loving Care is a small community pre-school nestle in the heart of downtown Lombard, Illinois.
  • 1/2 block from the Metra Train Station (in walking distance)
  • We offer an educational program that assist the child in providing more one on one preparing for kindergarten and for some who enter first grade
  • The small one on one intervention with a small setting helps promote confidence and knowledge to your child for preparation to educational readiness
  • We at TLC believe that a small environment helps the child to nuture and be successful in a loving environment.
  • Culturally diversed   Welcome children who are of different nationalities and languages
  • Ages 15 mos.- 6 years old  Full- Time as well as Part - Time days and hours
  • Art projects   Nutritional natural Hotmeals  DCFS licensed
  • American Montessori Society Affilitated  Daily trips walks around the neighborhood including the library, fire department, the park , water park and walking in the neighborhood.
  • love is caring for your child.  Fun for all with quality care at the center  Open enrollment year round

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1988
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students30 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Tender Loving Care Montessori Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio1:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size10 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition varies depending on part time/full time students
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMs. Mona Johnson

School Notes

Things you can expect:

  • Small family orientation
  • academic success
  • small setting
  • community engagement
  • nutrititonal hot lunch and snacks
  • independence 
  • language and vocubulary enrichment
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