Rockford’s wide Preschool and Child Care building, standing out with light and dark red wrapping around its windows
A gleeful kid holding a hamster in his hands

Morning Class

8:30 AM -11:30 AM

Afternoon Class

12:00 PM – 3:00 PM




350 N. Main Street, Rockford, MI  49341


Contact the Preschool & Child Care office, 616.863.6560 for availability.  A $500.00 non-refundable deposit is required to register.

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Rockford Montessori is a preschool that encourages children to develop intellectually, physically and emotionally to their full potential. We are committed to providing a facility for children that will offer materials and experiences which will be enriching to all students. Montessori philosophy encompasses a belief that a child learns best and develops self confidence when left to progress at their own pace. This development is aided by an environment of materials which encourage the acquisition of basic skills – whether they are mathematical, motor, or linguistic. Children find that self-discovery is a rewarding and exciting way to learn about the world around them. We have found that this environment reinforces self-respect, as well as respect for each other, a love of learning, an ability to make intelligent and responsible choices, to concentrate and focus, and to do one’s best to complete a task to the satisfaction of one’s self, rather than to please someone else.

Sessions for three and four year olds meet five days a week from 8:30-11:30 am or 12:00-3:00 pm.  Children are introduced to a variety of areas of learning, including practical living skills, sensory education, language, math, science and cultural activities, art, music, and movement. Hands-on activities are designed to help the young child develop a sense of order, concentration, coordination, and independence in a joyful, child-centered community. Our school year runs September to June.  Children must be completely independent in the bathroom.  All of our staff are trained in CPR and first aid.  Visit us on Facebook at


2023-2024 Class Offerings:

Monday-Friday 8:30–11:30 am – Cost $3,800.00 – a $500.00 non-refundable deposit is due at registration and is applied to the total cost of tuition.

Monday-Friday 12:00-3:00 pm – Cost $3,800.00 – a $500.00 non-refundable deposit is due at registration and is applied to the total cost of tuition.


TAX ID# 38-600-1986


Tuition information can be found here.

Our Full Day Preschool Enrichment Program can also be used in conjunction with the Montessori Preschool at a reduced rate of $35.00 per day, on the days you attend Montessori, if space is available. Email Jamie Brown at or Jennifer Wackerle at regarding this additional care.

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