Contact Us:
16427 135th Street
Lemont, IL 60439
(815) 834-0607

Welcome to the Montessori School of Lemont. For 35 years we have nurtured the physical, intellectual, emotional and spiritual development of children from age three through eighth grade according to the methods and philosophy of Dr. Maria Montessori. Scientific research has shown that:
  • Children thrive on order, routine, and ritual.
  • We learn best when we are interested in what we are learning.
  • People thrive when they feel a sense of choice and control.
  • We learn best when our learning is situated in meaningful contexts.
  • Extrinsic rewards reduce motivation and level of performance once the rewards are removed.
  • Children can learn very well from and with peers; after age 6 children respond well to collaborative learning situations.
- Angeline Stoll Lillard
Montessori, The Science Behind the Genius

The Montessori School of Lemont does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sexual orientation or national or ethnic origin.

  • August 1st
    Fees and Health Forms Due

  • August 15th-19th
    Teacher Institute Days

  • August 19th, 6:30pm
    Elememtary Parent Meeting

  • August 22nd, 6:30pm
    Primary Parent Meeting

  • August 24th-26th
    Half Days for K-8th grades

  • August 25th
    Drop-In Day for New Primary Students

  • August 26th, 11:30am
    Back to School Picnic

  • August 29th
    First Day of Regular Schedule for All Students

  • August 31st
    Specials Registration Forms Due

  • August Newsletter PDF

  • August Newsletter e-pages

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