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Come for coffee, stay for fourteen years

Thank you for taking the time to explore Near North Montessori as an option for your child’s education. NNM is one of the largest and oldest private Montessori schools in the country. We promote a culture of high academic standards, strong moral and ethical values, and a passion for learning and self-fulfillment. We have a rich tradition of commitment to a quality Montessori education for children ages 6 months through 8 grade.

Please review the following pages to learn about our admissions process, which includes a school tour and online application.

If you have any questions, please contact NNM's Admissions Director.

Application Deadlines for 2020-2021 School Year

  • For siblings of current students: December 6, 2019
  • For children three years old (by September 1): January 20, 2020
  • For the Parent/Infant Community (six months old by September 1): February 18, 2020
  • For the Toddler Community (two years old by September 1): February 18, 2020
  • For children ages four and older by September 1, we request applications, records, and recommendation forms by January 20, 2020. Applications will be accepted after that date, but availability of spaces may be more limited.