The Childrens House Montessori School

  • Situated in the historic Hillcrest neighborhood, The Children's House Montessori School has been providing a Montessori education to generations for thirty-three years.
  • At The Children's House, the emotional, intellectual, physical, social and spiritual aspects of your child's growth are all of equal importance.
  • The prepared environment of the Montessori classroom ministers to the needs of the “Whole Child”.
  • We begin with practical and social skills, not just academic skills.
  • Keeping track of personal belongings, putting things away, dressing oneself, sharing an adult, sharing materials and respecting the limits of the community, are some of the many aspects of total development which are the initial benefits of the Montessori pre-school class. These are the foundations for growing independence.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other religious school association(s)
American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool

Student Body

Total Students86 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 13%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Little Rock
    Grades: PK-8 | 400 students
    2.6 miles
    7700 Ohio St
    Little Rock, AR 72227
    2.6 PK-8
  • Little Rock
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    Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 86 students
    4.2 miles
    10618 Breckenridge Dr
    Little Rock, AR 72211
    4.2 PK-12
  • Little Rock
    Grades: PK-12 | 70 students
    1.9 miles
    3300 Asher Ave
    Little Rock, AR 72204
    1.9 PK-12
  • North Little Rock
    Grades: NS-6 | 66 students
    5.8 miles
    900 Mission Rd
    North Little Rock, AR 72118
    5.8 NS-6

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
Our three-year-old son has been at CHMS for almost two years now and we absolute love it. His knowledge, confidence, and physical and verbal skills have all thrived. The teachers and administrators are all very sweet and communicate regularly via emails, newsletters, and in person. There is set curriculum that is child-led, as Montessori should be play-to-learn, which is how children learn best at the toddler and preschool age. Our son already knows his numbers, letters, continents, planets, animals, and multiple Spanish words. My husband and I are faculty at UAMS so education is obviously very important to us. We have been nothing less than extremely satisfied with our son's experience thus far.
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Love love LOVE this school and see the benefits daily with my little one. Couldn`t imagine a better school for my daughter.
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Our son attends Childrens House, for about a year now, and it's been a life changer for his attitude and development. His teachers seem to really love their students, and their jobs.
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