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PK-8
Private
Dearborn Heights, MI
Students enrolled: 300
Before care: Yes
After care: Yes

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466 N John Daly Rd
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127

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(313) 359-3000
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July 22, 2014
This school is truly a gift to both my child and our whole family. You will not find another school with teachers and administration so committed and supportive of their families and children. They always place the child's best interest first in decisions they make. My child has grown tremendously due to this amazing learning environment. As a multicultural family, the diversity of the student and staff body was attractive to us. The diverse student and staff body allows for rich cultural lessons in the classroom and beautiful multicultural school events like the Cultural Festival. An outstanding school!

- submitted by a parent
June 25, 2014
Very disappointed. My daughter attended this school since the age of two. And is now approaching the second grade and we decided to withdraw her enrollment due to the school appearing unable to address race issues in an effective and fair manner. The Dean and. Assistant principal minimized our concerns and dismissed our feelings when we asked for the child to be removed from our daughters class who on more than one occassion told our daughter she could not play because she was Black and because Brown people have sweaty hands and playing with them would make her sick and she would need to go to the hospital. The school seems to pride itself on embracing diversity but it seems that when a real situation in regards to tolerance and differences is brought to them they are ill equiped to handle the situation. They attempted to make us feel sorry for this child and their family instead of attempting to accommodate us and our concerns or what they could do to make our child and family feel comfortable. Dearborn Heights Montessori does not really practice what they preach.

- submitted by a parent
March 07, 2014
Our mission is to provide a safe, nurturing environment, unifying academic challenge with quality opportunities for social, emotional, and intellectual growth. This includes a multicultural emphasis that values individuality and attainment of each child s fullest potential. With the Montessori philosophy as our foundation, we guide development of responsibility and respect by cultivating independent thinking, self-awareness, cooperation and inner discipline.

- submitted by a teacher
March 05, 2014
Dearborn Heights Montessori teachers gave my children very little personalized attention. The school body was divided, with a large population of children of Middle Eastern descent, and a smaller population of white children. The two groups of children did not interact with each other. It has been a few years, so I'm not sure if that is still the case. One of my children did suffer daily ridicule from a few children, and we were repeatedly brushed off by administration. My child was even forced to share a locker with the other student who was constantly teasing him. After enduring months of this we finally pulled all three out of DHMC, and we are so happy that we made the right choice. The staff at this school is overly concerned with how the public views them. They tend to brush matters (of importance) off to avoid dealing with the negative feedback that the school might receive.

- submitted by a parent
February 05, 2014
Toddler program was great. Preschool was a disaster. We had to pull out our son after two months. We don't know if the Montessori system was just a bad fit for him or if this specific classroom was the issue. Unfortunately, we will never know since we were not allowed to try him in a different classroom. Thankfully, he loves his new preschool and is doing great! None of the problems we had at Montessori. Be advised that you have to commit to the full year's (substantial) tuition which will not be reimbursed if your child has to leave the school for whatever reason. Even with a tuition reimbursement insurance (that we paid for) we were only able to recover 50% of the tuition and lost more than $2000!

- submitted by a parent
January 07, 2014
this school doesn't prepare you for the real world. The staff are nice but they really only focus on the ones who are thriving in a classroom setting, for example i was struggling and the teachers did little to help me other than to finish all my work, as i fell farther and farther behind. Also we did a lot of homework, but not very much of it actually mattered, it was mostly busy work. Also we had to go to a music class 2 times a week were we sang the same songs over and over again, then in the end of the year we had to stand on bleachers in the 100 degree gym and sing songs for the audience for three hours. Also if you have an artistic child this is not a good school because you have very little art opportunity, and very bad art assignments to improve your skills. If your considering this school, save your child and your money and send them to a different school.

- submitted by a community member
November 04, 2012
My child has been at DHMC for several years now and has had a wonderful experience. The teachers have been concerned, caring, and very supportive of my child's development mentally and emotionally. My child was bullied for a short time by another student who was asked to leave the school. The teachers and staff were very careful about their approach with both children. Educationally this school prepares children with how to learn, not just learning rotely.

- submitted by a parent
October 27, 2012
In this school, its all talk, not do. If I had a dollar for every time they said no to my child for asking for help, I would be a millionaire. They are extremely concerned about how the public perceives them. When you go to apply to put your child into this school, they have people that can speak in a way that will make you believe your child will be taken care of. WRONG. The only time they were actually concerned about my child is when we said we were leaving. They tried to talk their talk to me, but I realized how manipulative they can be with their words. If you are considering putting your child in this year.. think long and hard. The only parents that are happy with school is the ones who donate and help out a lot to get treated special from the teachers. The staff was afraid of the principal.. too much discluding.. so much drama.. never come here. Take your child to a real school before they graduate and go off to high school and be confused about everything.

- submitted by a parent
May 17, 2012
I am beyond happy with both of my childs' education at DHMC! I have never had a problem with disrespectful teachers or administrators. If I have ever needed to talk to a teacher they have taken time to call me within that day. My children are amazingly prepared because of the outstanding education given to my children. I wouldn't send them anywhere else! They have bent over backwards to help with my child's food allergies and molded two great, energetic and inquisitive children. Thank you DHMC!!!

- submitted by a parent
April 09, 2012
We have had an absolutely fantastic experience with DHMC. I'm shocked at the negative reviews. I have two children in this school & from the Toddler Program up I can't say enough good things about it. The teachers are attentive & involved. I can come in any time/day & see the class. I can contact the teachers by phone/email at all times. The parents and families are top tier everyone really cares about the DHMC community. There is no school around this area that can touch DHMC. I searched high and low for something for my children by visiting several schools & speaking with alumnae. DHMC was clearly the best choice. As far as these reviews about media in the room, get with it, this is the age of technology if you think your kids are sitting in a public school not watching DVDs your wrong (although probably VHS). As for power point & interactive learning, get with the program that's what your kids will use in the real world. One last comment on bullying. I had a small instance where I was concerned with another child. I brought it to the teachers immediately and it was addressed immediately. Nothing out of ordinary for any school and NO bulling is tolerated here.

- submitted by a parent
March 29, 2012
I am very surprised to read the negative reviews about this school. I have 3 children that attend. I have had a child go through every level (preschool - middle school) at Dearborn Heights Montessori. I am very impressed with the level of commitment from the teachers, their patience and knowledge. I have never seen the Head of School be anything but calm and supportive. There are many opportunities for parent involvement, and every email or phone call I've ever made to a teacher or support staff has been answered very quickly. I love the diversity of students that attend, and the school's focus on creating a peaceful environment in the school as well as the community. Bullying is NEVER tolerated, and is addressed immediately by staff. Children develop a level of confidence that is hard to match in a public school. I've been very happy with the education they have received.

- submitted by a parent
February 03, 2012
I would also like to comment on the school. As my children move up from preschool to upper elementary, I am continually impressed with the staff's dedication to the child's education. The teachers and administration encourage the parents to visit the classroom and discuss any issues. I have found them open to working with each child's unique needs and development. The most impressive piece is that the child is nurtured both emotionally and academically. It is a very positive and encouraging environment.

- submitted by a parent
January 08, 2012
continued... friends who attend schoolcraft that the work they did in middle school at DHMC was more challenging and engaging than the education they are getting at schoolcraft college. the academics at DHMC are whatever you (or more specifically your child) want them to be. when i attended middle school in the mid 2000s, there were groups who were studying basic middle school math, groups who were studying advanced middle school math, groups studying average high school math, and groups studying advanced high school math! overall, i feel as though the parents who posted such negative reviews had a personal conflict with the staff, based on the montessori teaching style and accompanying methods. because they did not do the necessary research required to determine if a montessori education was the right education for their child. as you can see by all the other reviews, which are mostly five stars, those who go into DHMC knowing what to expect to get out of it are among the most satisfied parents in the world. i hope that my review(s) have helped anyone reading this in clearing up any misconceptions about this wonderful school, and i strongly encourage those of you thinking

- submitted by a community member
November 25, 2011
I also am shocked with the negative reviews, and agree with the previous post. If you are considering a Montessori education, PLEASE visit the school and decide for yourself. I have 2 children here - one in preschool and the other in lower el, and I have the greatest respect for the teachers, the staff, and the children who attend. This is a MONTESSORI school, so if you understand the philosophy of developing the whole child, then you come to appreciate the materials, the curriculum, and the teachers that guide the children to reach their potential. If you need grades and standardized tests to tell you how your child rates against other children, then a Montessori school is not for you. This may explain why you see such opposite extremes in the postings. When I was looking for a school for my oldest son in 2005, I remember visiting this site, and was very cautious of the school based on some of the reviews. So I visited the school, and confronted the admissions counselor with some of the remarks here. She walked me through, point by point. 6 years and 2 children later, I am happy with my decision, and more importantly, with the progress of both my children.

- submitted by a parent
July 14, 2011
Amazing School. Received an excellent education. Graduated in 1995. The teachers are great, and they are extremely helpful.

- submitted by a community member
June 05, 2011
I have to disagree with the last two reviews. My son, who has high functioning autism, graduated from 8th grade at DHMC. The entire staff was extremely supportive of his social and learning differences. He was very happy there -- in an environment where differences are appreciated and celebrated. They bent over backward to be flexible and work with us. Thanks to his years at DHMC, followed by high school at Ann Arbor Academy, my son is doing very well and is now attending college.

- submitted by a parent
June 02, 2011
I couldn't agree more with the parent who said DHMC is not for kids with ADHD or other learning issues. This school is ok for kids who would do well wherever they went, but for my child, who has borderline ADHD and sensory processing issues, it was just short of disastrous. The main problem is the principal; she is egotistical and vindictive. The staff is clearly afraid of her, and disagreeing with her as a parent is likely to bring severe consequences to your child. It makes me sick to think of any other child going through what mine did. It will take a long time for him to get over it, if he ever does.

- submitted by a parent
April 21, 2011
A word to the wise - parents of children with learning disabilities or ADHD diagnoses should not waste their time on the admissions process at Dearborn Heights Montessori. Although I was assured by teachers within the school that their program could accomodate, and had experience with, children with 'different' learning and behavioral concerns, once we completed the admissions process, I was advised that the school does not generally accept children who stray outside the norm. The admissions process was extremely disorganized. From the outset, it was nearly impossible to have emails and phone calls returned. It took months to schedule a simple one day visit to the school for my child. I wish I had know, before wasting my time and energy, that the Dearborn Heights Montessori Center prefers not to admit LD and ADHD diagnosed children.

- submitted by a community member
March 23, 2011
Since my daughter started at DHMC as a fourth grader, she has truly blossomed. She is challenged and motivated to do well. Even when she is in before and afterschool latchkey (a long, 11-hour day) she is happy and full of stories to tell me when I pick her up. No one holds her back (our experience in parochial school) and she is supported in her desire to keep learning beyond grade level.

- submitted by a parent
February 03, 2011
It's a good daycare center, even for the older teens! That is about the only positive comment that I can give. There is a lack of quality curriculum, with large gaps in the language arts and math department. Save yourself the trouble and the money, and try a public school.

- submitted by a teacher
October 29, 2009
i have been impressed both by the level of learning and the commitment of the staff in caring for the students.

- submitted by a community member
October 04, 2009
I agree with this parent - the academics is very sub-standard. My child studied and did well there. When we moved to a public school we realized the vast difference in standard. My child is now very motivated. I no longer have to push her. Their sports program is equally bad. There are no qualified teachers. In public schools I find most teachers with a Masters in the particular subject. I feel I have wasted all that money - it would have been enough for paying for her college tuition. There is a lot of favoritism in the school.

- submitted by a parent
September 12, 2009
The truth is that your child will receive a substandard education here and the administration is uncooperative and condescending to parents. I know this because that's what happened to me and my son.

- submitted by a parent
August 07, 2009
They have a fantastic summer program, for both preschool and elementary aged kids. The staff does a great job, and it's a nice place for kids to go during the summer months. Keep up the good work, DHMC!

- submitted by a parent
January 28, 2009
My son has attended Dearborn Heights Montessori Center for 6 years. When I found DHMC, I was relieved to find an all day kindergarten in a safe and nurturing environment. I was stunned and impressed when I toured the school and discovered just what was in store for my son. I have enjoyed seeing him grow as a student and as a human being in this particular Montessori environment. His teachers have challenged him academically while placing a refreshingly strong emphasis on character education. The school truly teaches to the entire child. I appreciate the family atmosphere and the respect that staff has for every child. I love seeing how my son takes all he has learned and applies it to his life outside of school!

- submitted by a parent
no rating November 18, 2008
As a public school teacher, I am continually impressed by the education my children are receiving at DHMC. If you are a parent who likes to be considered a partner in the process of educating your child, you will love the open and welcoming environment. Parents are not only allowed to come into the school and visit the classrooms, they are encouraged. After working in public schools that refuse to allow parents to pass the office, let alone walk down to the classroom, I was thrilled to find that the teachers here have an open-door policy. Parents are never considered a distraction to classroom activities, as many public schools insist. Additionally, I have found the head of school to be remarkably receptive to parental concerns. When my daughter had a problem with another child, the teaching and administrative staff moved quickly and decisively to remedy the situation.

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October 24, 2008
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September 27, 2008
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- submitted by a parent
no rating September 25, 2008
As a senior in high school, I'm now fully understanding and appreciating how much the Montessori education I received prepared me for high school and beyond. I'm getting ready for the 'beyond' and am very excited. I have been very successful in high school and am looking forward to selecting a college. From the teachers to the curriculum, I always got what I needed to be successful. THANK YOU!

- submitted by a student
no rating September 23, 2008
We continue to be pleased with the level of service we receive as parents at DHMC. There is a sense of community and we always feel welcome when we're in the building. The classrooms are also welcoming and we enjoy volunteering. We also continue to be very pleased with the Montessori program and feel that our children get what they need to be successful every day. Teachers and administrators are always available to answer our questions. We appreciate that! We're looking forward to another great year! Thank you!

- submitted by a parent
September 19, 2008
I went to this amazing school for 11 years and it rocked my world. The teachers are respectful, friendly, and kind. I learned so much and am totally succeeding in high school. Thank you DHMC!

- submitted by a student
August 22, 2008
My children have been attending since 2004. They are excelling in all subjects as well as learning personal values and ethics. Montessori is a wonderful principal.

- submitted by a parent
August 04, 2008
I love the school. The teachers are the most dedicated you will see. It has been a positive experience from the beginning. We have been there since 1997. Our oldest daughter was a graduate this year. She has her three sisters who are following on the same path. The administrator is very involved and dedicated to the families. If you understand montessori philosophy and are there for that reason you will be pleased. If you are there just to say your kids are in a private school you should move on. Go and look and see what the benefits are. Your child will excel with the values that they will take with them. I love it and i'll be there until my preschooler is a graduate. Thanks Kay your the best!

- submitted by a parent
no rating June 23, 2008
I completely disagree with the May 9 post. As most people know, there are two sides to every story. Obviously DHMC wasn't a good fit for this family. It happens -find what works and move on!! For us, this past school year was great! Our son graduated the middle school program, after attending since preschool, and will be attending a reputable, private high school in the fall. He's prepared and excited for high school!!! Every child's needs are different -for those who truly take the time to understand what the value of an authentic Montessori education can be, they will find that the benefits to the child are unbelievable! It takes a partnership between the school and the family as well as a level of trust - a school that has been around for 36 years knows what they're doing!

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May 09, 2008
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- submitted by a parent
no rating May 06, 2008
A personnal relationship is formed between student and teachers that is amazing! Kids are inspired to be the best they can be!

- submitted by a parent
April 02, 2008
Our two children loved going to this school as did their cousin. By the end of 8th grade our younger child tested Post High School in all areas on the Metropolitan Achievement Test. The school has caring, dedicated theachers that go above and beyond for each and every student.

- submitted by a parent
March 27, 2008
This school has a wonderful appearance from the outside, but inside the children are getting no more than a mediocre education. The administration fails to listen to parental concerns. Withdrawing my children was the best decision that I could have ever made!

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February 16, 2008
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February 11, 2008
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- submitted by a student
November 17, 2007
Our family has had a great experience at DHMC. We have found that all of the levels, from preschool to middle school, have had unique and special benefits for our children. The upper elementary program, in particular, reached our son, who has special learning issues. The academics at DHMC are strong and the children are truly cared for. This is not a typical public school education. DHMC has been one of the best things we have done for our children.

- submitted by a parent
November 14, 2007
My daughter graduated in 2007 after attending from K-8. The teachers were always 100% helpful and co operative in any issue we had. I urge parents to check it out themselves.

- submitted by a parent
October 24, 2007
The administration at this school does not respect the concerns of parents. We had several concerns about the ability of the upper elementary to maintain a safe learning environment due to several disruptive, aggresive children. We felt that learning was abandoned for the sake of peace. Media was used too much as a learning tool and video games were allowed to be played on a daily basis in the classroom. When we expressed these concerns, administration treated us poorly, as if we had no right to challenge what went on in our child's classroom. We had to leave.

- submitted by a parent
October 11, 2007
The truth is that your child will receive a substandard education here and the administration is uncooperative and condescending to parents. I know this because that's what happened to me and my son.

- submitted by a parent
October 09, 2007
The academics at this school are seriously lacking. As a parent, you are treated by teachers and especially administration as a nuisance.

- submitted by a parent
August 07, 2007
I am a grad. of Dearborn Heights Montessori Center. I attended Dearborn Heights Montessori for 9 years. I can not imagine having gone to any other school. Not only were the teachers excellent, but so was my education. I've learned so much over the years. I did not just learn your everyday subjects but I learned how to be a better person through all my good role models. Dearborn Heights Montessori Center will always be in my good memories and I will never forget all of my great teachers and good friends I have made over the years.

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May 19, 2007
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- submitted by a parent
March 10, 2007
I attended this school for five years, four years in the Preschool-K and also for 1st grade. I had a wonderful experience at DHMC. I look back on my Montessori years as some of the best school years of my life. Kay Neff ROCKS!

- submitted by a former student
March 09, 2007
Our child has been at this school since kindergarten. She is getting ready to graduate from 8th grade in June. We have found the teachers and staff to be most helpful and responsive to our needs and the needs of our child.The teachers are always willing to listen to any problems or concerns we have. They have bent over backwards to help in the high school admission process. Next fall our daughter will be attending the high school of her choice. Three Cheers for DHMC!

- submitted by a parent
March 01, 2007
We attended the school for 6 1/2 years. We were very active in the parent association and tried to be supportive of the administration. However once our child got beyond the 2nd grade the academics were seriously lacking. The administration as well as the teachers were not responsive to concerns.

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February 01, 2007
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- submitted by a parent
January 30, 2007
I had two children in DHMC thru 3rd grade.We all loved it!The teachers were great(& if you get one you gel with it's a good 3year run)and personable.They really took time to 'know' each students learning style & taught the child how to conquer each subect.I loved how much of the work was done AT school(opposed to the 'traditional' way of sending hours of homework that you don't know how to help w/ and cutting into family time) with weekly reports home.We never had any incidents I needed to take up w/ the office so I can't speak to these problems.We were all sorry to leave & it is a difficult transition into a traditional learning environment.

- submitted by a parent
November 21, 2006
I'm not quite sure why aother parent would write anything negative about this school. My child has been going to D.H.M.C. for the past two years. We pulled him out of a public school, because all they did was test, grade, and memorize. My child wasn't actually learning how to use what they learned. I visited this montessori school and thought it was perfect. My child is involved in thought provoking lessons and does meaningful work. He no longer has to do silly projects or do boring work just to keep him busy. He is doing college level work. I couldn't be more pleased

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November 14, 2006
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November 14, 2006
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- submitted by a parent
October 17, 2006
After meeting with administration and teachers a number of times to no avail we left the school. My children have completed, turned in and had graded more work in the last six weeks than they did in several years at Dearborn Heights Montessori. If you are considering this school, please think carefully. The administration and academics are seriously lacking. The worst part, no one seems to care...

- submitted by a parent
September 12, 2006
We just pulled our childed from DHMC due to the lack of curriculum at the 4/5/6th grade level. The administration does not want to hear anything negative about the teachers and schools. Moral values and a sound curriculum for the upper elementary students are missing at DHMC. How sad for a school that use to be the benchmark by which other Montessori schools sought to be.

- submitted by a parent
August 10, 2006
I disagree with the last few posts. My child has attended DHMC for the past 6 years, and I couldn't be happier. The teachers are intelligent, well prepared, and very approachable. What I appreciate most about the school is it's approach to teaching the whole student. The staff is very supportive. I think those who have had poor experiences at the school are parents who wanted a more traditional approach to education. That traditional approach is clearly failing in our public schools. Thankfully a school rich in core academic values as well as culture, technology, social adaptation, and whole brain thinking is available. My child is thriving in the upper-elementary at DHMC. If you are interested in progressive education with dedicated teachers send your child to DHMC.

- submitted by a parent
August 10, 2006
This is a wonderful school with amazing teachers. My child loves being in a classroom with 4th, 5th, and 6th grade students. Children have the ability to learn much from each other. The Teachers excited and dedicated. I have had many oppurtunities to observe them in action. They are always welcoming and happy to have a parent in the room. I highly recomend this program.

- submitted by a parent
August 05, 2006
We just left after many successful years with DHMC. Last year was terrible when my child entered the DHMC upper elementary. A couple parents pulled their child mid-year and many of us talked in whispers about not returning this fall because of the problems. Many of us were told by our children that they were unhappy and wanted to leave. These are children who loved school in the lower elementary! There was disorganization within the classrooms, lack of rigor in the education, too much focus on media (typical lessons often involved a teacher simply showing a PowerPoint presentation on the overhead). Each classroom bought their own wall-size screen for movies and those PowerPoint presentations! The principle was not receptive to concerns from parents or teachers and is another reason we left. An indiscretion on the part of this principle led me to not regret our decision to leave.

- submitted by a parent
August 03, 2006
I have become increasingly concerned about the quality of education my children are receiving at this school, especially in the upper elementary grades. They don't seem to be able to hold on to their highest quality teachers and their replacements have not been anywhere near as good in pushing/guiding the children to their potential. It's disappointing.

- submitted by a parent
January 18, 2006
Until 3rd grade, we were happy, as was our child. As we began our 4th grade year, the entire atmosphere changed. When the teacher and administration were asked for additional communication to help our child through a difficult time we were told that we were asking for too much. We have been told by other professionals that our child learned little of the 'basics' throughout 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade. Following several requests, DHMC continually failed to provide us with any curriculum for upper elementary. The principal and administration took no responsibility to ensure children received a grade-appropriate education. The principal and Head of School continually made empty promises to resolve issues. Our child was happy to leave DHMC, and is prospering in a new school.

- submitted by a parent
November 30, 2005
I think the difference in postings is telling. If you don t have a problem you might be okay and even happy. But, if you have a problem then just forget it because the principal wants her way. (And it is true that you never see her because one of my children did not know who she was.) Sometimes the principle pretends to listen, but in the end she shuts down teachers and parents. I agree with the previous posting that teachers are afraid to voice their opinion. I became afraid to voice mine as a parent! I am so thankful we made the decision to leave DHMC. Too bad because there are some excellent preschool and lower elementary teachers. If you got new administration maybe you could turn the school around.

- submitted by a parent
October 24, 2005
My daughter attended this school from preschool through upper elementary. I had a problem with another child and I tried to communicate with staff and was ignored. The Administration is cold and uncaring. This school is more about the money than the children.

- submitted by a parent
May 16, 2005
We had an absolutely dreadful experience at dhmc. My child was having problems at school with other children and i tried several times to communicate with his teacher but she brushed me off countless times. There is no parent involvement encouraged at all which made me wonder why. If you want to visit your childs classroom, you need to submit a request form the day before. When I did sit in the classroom, I felt very unwelcome by the teachers. I have never even seen the principle of the school. I would never recommend this school to anyone.

- submitted by a parent
May 02, 2005
Teachers are caring but lack skills and methods to communicate effectively with parents. Administative staff is defensive and completely unopen to suggestions. Administration also dominates over the staff to the point that the teaching staff feels unable to voice their own oppinions. Lots of political retoric between the school and parents. It's difficult to determine whats going on with your kids because everyone is too worried about being polically correct. Huge disappointment! Great concept, great first impression, great resources, but the leadership is more concerned with power trips then your kids.

- submitted by a parent
January 05, 2005
My child was enrolled for two years in the preschool/kidergarten class and we absolutely loved it, however the first graders are grouped together with second and third graders and their influence on our child was a very negative one. We had alot of problems from the very begining of the year. We have taken our child out of the school and he is doing absolutely wonderful in his new school.

- submitted by a parent
October 26, 2004
this school is a shame for montessori philosophy.

- submitted by a student
October 22, 2004
This school has been big dissapointment ,my duaghter started at DHMC last year ,she is in first grade now and we are thinking to change her school,since we dont get what we are paying for ($8000 ayear) acadimic and maner teaching is a big disappointment . some kids have difficulty reading even in 3rd grade. as principal involvement goes you dont see her in school at all!

- submitted by a parent
September 15, 2004
The school and staff are wonderful. The cooperation between teachers and parents good. With the grades grouped the younger children, learn from the older students. The older students strive to be good role models. These children learn to be honest and accountable for their actions. The school is well rounded in its studies.

- submitted by a parent
February 09, 2004
I loved it! My daughter positively thrived in this warm, rich environment. Great teachers, excellent curriculum, good parents. Can't say enough good things about this school.

- submitted by a parent
January 27, 2004
Great school, my daughter attended for six years and excelled beautifully...a bit costly but worth it!

- submitted by a parent
August 25, 2003
This is a wonderful school! the teacher are very caring and parents and their input are always welcome. Kay neff is the backbone of the school as she has from its begining. The three year looping helps eliminate the fall 'getting to know you' period as 2/3 of the class are returning students. Having the same two teachers (or in 3-6 year old, three teachers) helps the children feel more relaxed as it eliminates the 'will my new teacer like me' whoas most of went throug in grade school. This school has been remodeled extensively and also houses a middle school wing for 7th & 8th graders. It is really worth tightening the belt to send your children to this fine school.

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Dearborn Heights Montessori Center
466 N John Daly Rd, Dearborn Heights, MI  48127
(313) 359-3000
Last modified Dearborn Heights Montessori Center is a Private school that serves grades PK-8
Dearborn Heights Montessori Center Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 75 reviews. Top