West Suburban Montessori School

WSMS offers a rich educational curriculum geared toward the whole child, quality instruction by caring classroom guides who are accredited by the Association Montessori Internationale.
For over 30 years, families have chosen to become part of our vibrant community.
West Suburban Montessori School's mission is to ignite a lifelong curiosity for learning.
West Suburban Montessori School strongly supports the core Montessori principal that children teach themselves, with the teacher functioning as a guide.
Our well-equipped, well-organized environment allows children to act spontaneously but purposefully.
Children work quietly and intently, building concentration and self-discipline.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association Montessori International (AMI)
Other Montessori association(s)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded1988
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students106 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
27%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade West Suburban Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio21:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$10,847
Tuition NotesRate for Extended Day under age 5. Tuition varies based on child's age and program selected. See www.wsms.org/tuition-and-fees for full details.

School Notes

 
  • WSMS offers a rich educational curriculum geared toward the whole child, quality instruction by caring classroom instructors who are accredited by the Association Montessori Internationale, and an optional childcare program for enrolled students that meets the varying needs of working parents and caregivers.
  • For over 30 years, families have chosen to become part of our vibrant community.
  • West Suburban Montessori School's mission is to ignite a lifelong curiosity for learning.
  • West Suburban Montessori School strongly supports the core Montessori principal that children teach themselves, with the teacher functioning as a guide.
  • Our well-equipped, well-organized environment allows children to act spontaneously but purposefully.
  • Children work quietly and intently, building concentration and self-discipline.

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Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to West Suburban Montessori School is Fenwick High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school and preschool is Ascension Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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