Our school community is strengthened through our small classroom sizes allowing for continual parent interaction.
Each Montessori classroom is carefully designed to allow each child to engage at their developmental level.
We require a minimum of 15 hours of continuing education per teacher annually.
While Montessori children learn together, each student’s course is individually determined with one-on-one guidance from the teacher.
At Fox Valley Montessori School, Art and Science are part of our regular curriculum and core classroom activities. Beautifully prepared classrooms along with a large outdoor playground offer ample opportunities for naturally occurring learning opportunities.Read Blog
As we are all home, we asked our Fox Valley Montessori community the following questions: What is your go to music playlist right now? What is an activity you look forward to doing each day with your family? What are you binging on television right now? and What types of family contributions (chores) are your children helping with?Read Blog
Separation anxiety is a normal behavior and it is part of the development during the first years of life. It is normal for children to feel this way, to cry and be distressed to the new changes as they are separated from you.Read Blog
Enrolling your child in an early childhood program is a big decision and for many parents it can be an emotional roller coaster.
We always feel like we need to buy the newest, best, greatest gadgets and to outdo ourselves from the year before. If your child is invited to birthday parties, this kind of thinking can be very expensive and blow the budget quickly.
Mealtime in our classrooms offers opportunities for meaningful work, concentration, language expression, grace and courtesy.