Willow Oak Montessori Children's House

A Private Preschool- Public Kindergarten Program Serving Children 3-6 Years Old

Willow Oak Montessori Children's House offers both a half-day program that operates from 8am to 12pm and a full day program that runs from 8am to 3:15 pm, Monday through Friday mid-August through mid-June each school year. There is an option of adding on both before or afterschool care, 7am-8am or 3:15-6:00pm respectively. 

At Willow Oak Montessori, we work with families to provide each child with an individual education experience tailored to his/her unique developmental needs.  Our classrooms each serve 25 children, with a student-to-teacher ratio of approximately 13:1.  Our students spend time outside most days, and each classroom has an outdoor learning environment that is an extension of the classroom.  Parent participation in the classroom is encouraged once the classroom has "normalized" in the fall.  Parents help out with language lessons, art projects, cooking projects, and in many other ways, depending on their skills, experiences, and interests.

Teachers host formal conferences with parents or guardians twice per year.  Between conferences, our teachers reach out to families on a regular basis to discuss developmental milestones and any concerns that arise in the classroom.

We encourage you to schedule a time to visit our classrooms, as it is difficult to convey in words the special things that happen there.  Please visit the Contact Us page and submit an inquiry form to schedule a school tour/observation or register for an Open House.  

Location

Our Children's House classrooms are located at 886 Hamlets Chapel Rd, Pittsboro, NC 27312. 

The school's offices are located at 50101 Governors Drive, Suite 170, Chapel Hill, NC 27517.

Current Family Resources

Handbook

Printable Calendars:   2019-2020     2020-2021

Emergency Information and Authorized Release Form