Primary (3 to 6 year olds). This is a 3 year program. Children must be 3 years old and potty trained to be accepted into the Primary program.

HALF DAY MONTESSORI: 8:30 -11:30 am ($5,550 per year)
We provide individualized preschool instruction according to each child’s age, abilities, and interests following the Montessori philosophy and the Montessori method of education.  The children experience practical life activities (care of person and care of environment), development of hand-eye coordination, sensorial activities, language, mathematics, social studies, science, art, music, outdoor play and social development.

EXTENDED MONTESSORI: 8:30 am – 2:30 pm ($8,550 per year)
The child begins their day in the Montessori Morning program, then from noon till 2:30 the children are grouped in their Extended Montessori class.  In this class we present detailed and extended variations of the morning activities, with an emphasis on literacy, science, and cooking activities as well as small group interactions.

Children must be 5 on or before September 1st

Montessori Kindergarten: 8:30am – 2:30pm ($9,350 per year)

The Kindergarten child begins the day in a multi-age Montessori Morning class.  They are leaders in these classes and provide mentoring and modeling for the younger students.  From noon to 2:30 the Kindergarteners are grouped together and experience geography, history, science, art, music,  Spanish or French, and individual journaling.  We also present opportunities in the afternoon for in-depth study in all areas in both group and individual settings. This group will attend a concert at Krannert Center after an extensive unit on musical instruments.