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PK-8|Private
165 students
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School leader:  Gina Gleason
324 N Oak Park Ave
Oak Park, IL 60302

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(708) 366-1882
(708) 386-1892
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"Established in 1961, Alcuin is one of the oldest Montessori schools in the U.S."

BASIC INFORMATION

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

  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
  • Arts
    Video and film production...
  • World languages
    Spanish
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35 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a community member · February 19, 2016
Alcuin educates children beautifully. I did not know much about Montessori before sending my children to Alcuin, but I did want my children to love learning. After attending an informational coffee at the school, I was sold on Alcuin's balance... more

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Submitted by a parent · July 09, 2015
My son is in his last year of the Primary program at Alcuin Montessori. He loves it and is thriving. The school is a true Montessori community that fosters the independence, confidence and initiative that you would hope to see for your child.... more

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Submitted by a parent · March 03, 2015
Alcuin Montessori is a top notch school. Two of our children are in the Junior Elementary (1st - 3rd grade) program and our third is in her second year of the Primary program (pre-school). We could not be happier with our decision to keep our... more

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Submitted by a parent · February 26, 2015
Our two boys have attended Alcuin for 3 years and we have been very happy with all aspects of the school. Although we were initially on the fence as to whether or not Montessori and Alcuin were the right choice for our children, we have been very... more

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About this school

Celebrating over 50 years of Montessori excellence, Alcuin Montessori is among the oldest Montessori schools in the United States. Located in historic Oak Park, Illinois (the homes of Ernest Hemingway and Frank Lloyd Wright), Alcuin Montessori’s mission is to inspire a lifelong commitment to intellectual exploration and personal excellence by providing an outstanding educational community founded on rigorous academics, independent thought and individual development.

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Last modified: February 19, 2016
Last modified Alcuin Montessori School is a Private school that serves grades PK-8
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