Lower Elementary

” The child has a mind able to absorb knowledge.  He has the power to teach himself ”   -The Absorbent Mind-Maria Montessori

Libertyville Montessori Lower Elementary students progress at a faster rate than in traditional schools.  Their achievements are possible because of the approach to learning to utilize the Montessori philosophy and methodology.  Students progress at their own pace and are not limited in their activities/studies by grade level.  The classroom at LMS is rich in materials, as well as opportunities, giving the elementary child a well-rounded education.  Upon completion of the Lower Elementary program, your child is self-confident, independent, creative, self-disciplined, and a problem solver.  They will be ready for 4th grade, and

Programs for Lower Elementary (1st-3rd) Classroom :

Extended Day Session:  8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

5 Days – Monday – Friday

Children bring a lunch from home and stay until 3:00 p.m.

Full Day Sessions: 7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

5 Days – Monday – Friday

For children enrolled in full day options, they  are invited to arrive as early as 7:30 a.m. and stay until 6:00 p.m.

1. Children bring a lunch from home

2. Early morning care is from 7:30-8:30

3. Montessori class runs from 8:30-3:00

4. After school care is from 3:00-6:00