The Childrens House Montessori School

The Children's House is an independent, co-educational school in Rye, New Hampshire that serves 60 of children between the ages of 18 months and 6 years.
Our programs are carefully designed within the tradition of Maria Montessori and strive to create an enriching early educational experience for young children.
Founded in 1988, The Children's House has large sunlit classrooms, a kitchen, observation windows, two fully equipped play areas, a garden, and is within convenient driving distance to any town in the Seacoast area.
The Children's House is staffed by eight qualified teachers and two directors.
The school also strongly benefits from the talented, energetic efforts of our parent volunteers.
The Montessori philosophy holds that the goal of the educational process is to assist each child in developing his or her innate potential to the fullest.
In order to develop their physical, emotional, intellectual and spiritual capacities, the child must have freedom freedom achieved through order and self discipline.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students45 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade The Childrens House Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio23:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to The Childrens House Montessori School is Learning Skills Academy (4.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Saint Patrick Academy (1.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Portsmouth KinderCare (1.5 miles away)
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