Primary

Ages 3-6

In the Montessori method, the primary level corresponds to Pre-school and Kindergarten in a traditional school. Children who are 3, 4, or 5 years of age on or before September 1st are placed in the primary classes, usually finishing the year at ages 4, 5, or 6.

Intercultural offers primary classes in Spanish/English, and Chinese Mandarin/English at both the Chicago and Oak Park campuses, and Japanese/English at the Chicago campus only. Parents can choose from a variety of plans:

  • Half Day – 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM, Monday through Friday
  • Full Day – 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM, Monday through Friday
  • Full Day with Extended Day – 8:30 AM to 6:00 PM, Monday through Friday

We also offer Before Care and Extended Day at both the Chicago Campus and Oak Park Campus.

Please note: all plans are available on a five-day per week basis. We are unable to accommodate less than five days per week.