The Children's House Montessori School

  • The Children's House, founded in 1984, is a non-profit organization offering Montessori education in the Miami area for children 2 1/2 to 12 years old.
  • Strengthened by a supportive community of families and a carefully-prepared environment, this school sets itself apart from other schools.
  • We welcome prospective parents to come and observe the children in their classroom environment.
  • Unlimited Potential At The Children's House, the child is placed at the center of the learning process.
  • The teacher is a guide: a starkly different approach from the 'I talk, you listen' philosophy found in traditional school settings.
  • In following with the Montessori philosophy, each child progresses at his/her individual pace and rhythm.
  • Philosophy The school's philosophy is based on Dr. Maria Montessori's work.
  • Through observation, the directress prepares a dynamic environment which relates to the "tendencies of man".
  • Dr. Montessori spoke of education as an 'aid to life' that affords the child 'keys to the universe.' These keys are provided through purposeful work in the environment and facilitate the process of becoming a life-long learner and peaceful citizen of the world.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-6

Student Body

Total Students35 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
77%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade The Children's House Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • The Children's House, founded in 1984, is a non-profit organization offering Montessori education in the Miami area for children 2 1/2 to 12 years old. Strengthened by a supportive community of families and a carefully-prepared environment, this school sets itself apart from other schools. We welcome prospective parents to come and observe the children in their classroom environment. Unlimited Potential At The Children's House, the child is placed at the center of the learning process. The teacher is a guide: a starkly different approach from the 'I talk, you listen' philosophy found in traditional school settings. In following with the Montessori philosophy, each child progresses at his/her individual pace and rhythm. Philosophy The school's philosophy is based on Dr. Maria Montessori's work. Through observation, the directress prepares a dynamic environment which relates to the "tendencies of man". Dr. Montessori spoke of education as an 'aid to life' that affords the child 'keys to the universe.' These keys are provided through purposeful work in the environment and facilitate the process of becoming a life-long learner and peaceful citizen of the world.
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