Children's Learning World Montessori School accepts children as young as six weeks old and educates them until they…More are in sixth grade. One teacher is certified in teaching ages 0-3, and she works with the baby and toddler age groups. After completing those classes, children enter the preschool classroom, then advance to kindergarten and, later, first grade; on up through sixth grade.
Sue Foley is the director, and Rosemary Fish, who has been with the school since its founding in 1970, is administrator. The school has been at its current location since 1992, when it moved here from Park Ridge. It occupies classroom space in the former school at St. Isaac Jogues parish.
Jefferson School 8200 W Greendale Ave, Niles, IL60714 Three important programs in Park Ridge-Niles Elementary School District 64 are located at Jefferson School. The…More first is a special needs preschool. Some children without special needs also attend it. The second is an extended-day kindergarten. District 64 only offers either morning or afternoon kindergarten in its regular elementary schools. If parents have a child in morning kindergarten but need to work all day, they can enroll the child in extended-day kindergarten here to be cared for in the afternoon. Parents with a child in afternoon kindergarten can utilize it to care for the child during the morning hours. Lastly, Jefferson hosts the after-school extended day program for children in first through sixth grades in all of the district's schools.