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PK-8|Private
140 students
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School leader:  Cheryl LaCost
8622 West Catalpa Avenue
Chicago, IL 60656

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(773) 714-0646
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"Fully accredited Montessori School"

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
  • Arts
    None, Band, Choir / Chorus...
  • World languages
    Spanish
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17 reviews

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Submitted by a parent · July 12, 2012
I searched specifically for a good Montessori school, and Brickton definitely stood out. There is a strong sense of community that even the youngest children appreciate. The tuition is on par with other private schools, which is to say it is... more

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Submitted by a parent · July 12, 2012
We were a Brickton family for many years. In addition to being creative, sensitive educators, Brickton's teachers excelled at giving us a complete picture of the different factors of our children's social and emotional development as well as how... more

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Submitted by a parent · June 08, 2012
The programs are OK but not outstanding. Considering the price tag they charge, not sure about the real value. You get a decent education up to Kindergarten, but anything beyond that is questionable. As a matter of fact, they never dare to release... more

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Submitted by a parent · June 08, 2012
Brickton has good teacher/student ratio and up-to-date curriculums. However, the school is way too compact - there is no real estate for even a decent gym. Not sure if this is universal, but somehow the way parents are treated is often associated... more

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Brickton Montessori School is fully accredited by the American Montessori Society and ISACS. Brickton offers extended day, year-round programs for students ages 2-8th grade (Toddlers do not need to be toilet trained – partial week option available for 2 & 3 year-olds). A hands-on, individualized learning experience is enhanced by low student-teacher ratios, excellent enrichment classes, and a variety of on-site extracurricular activities. Brickton is located on the Northwest side of Chicago

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Last modified: December 15, 2014
Brickton Montessori School
8622 West Catalpa Avenue, Chicago, IL  60656
(773) 714-0646
Last modified Brickton Montessori School is a Private school that serves grades PK-8
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