Accreditation & Affiliation

ACCREDITATION

The Montessori School of Lake Forest is fully accredited by the American Montessori Society, (AMS).

To view AMS Standards: www.amshq.org

 

In addition, the Montessori School of Lake Forest has earned affiliation status with the Association Montessori International (AMI) for its Elementary programs.

To view AMI/USA standards: amiusa.org

 

AFFILIATION

The Montessori School of Lake Forest is a Full Member of the Association of Illinois Montessori Schools.

The Montessori School of Lake Forest is also a member of the Independent Schools Coordinating Council (ISCC) of Lake Bluff and Lake Forest. Other member schools include: Forest Bluff School, Lake Forest Academy, Lake Forest College, Lake Forest Country Day School, and Woodlands Academy. ISCC member schools meet regularly to pool resources, share ideas, and offer support.

Listed in the 2013-14 USA Montessori Census

RECOGNITION

  1. Illinois State Board of Education
  2. The Montessori School of Lake Forest is officially recognized according to Policy and Guidelines for Registration and Recognition of Nonpublic Elementary and Secondary School.