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Choosing the right school for your child is a key component to a successful education. With so many options in the area, how do you know which one might be the best fit? It’s Open House season at many local schools. Read on to find out which one you’ll visit first!
West Side Montessori School
Perrysburg: 13587 Roachton Rd, 419-874-9385
Toledo: 7115 W Bancroft St, 419-866-1931
Open House: 9-10:30am
Tuesday, November 6 | Friday, January 26 | Tuesday, February 27 | Tuesday, March 27 | Friday, April 27
West Side Montessori inspires children of all ages to discover their full potential and focuses on creating independent and self-motivated graduates. Unique to West Side Montessori is the world language curriculum. World languages are introduced to students at three years old and then lead to an immersion program in upper grades. Additionally, West Side creates lessons that are geared towards each student’s learning style. Children work at their own pace and choose work based on their own interests and abilities.
St. Francis de Sales High School
2323 W Bancroft St, Toledo
419-531-1618 | sfstoledo.org
Open House: 1-4pm | Sunday, November 12
High School Placement Test Prep Session: 9am-noon | Saturday, November 18 and Saturday, December 2
A Catholic college prep school for young men, 7th through 12 grade, St. Francis de Sales promotes the academic, spiritual, social and physical development of students in the spirit of St. Francis de Sales, who challenges “be who you are and be that well”. Find a rich history of athletic and academic excellence, including the Toledo area’s largest program for AP courses.
Horizon Science Academy
2600 W Sylvania Ave, Toledo
419- 474-3350 | horizontoledo.org
Open House: Call for details.
A K-12 college prep charter school, the mission of Horizon Science Academy is to prepare students to succeed in college, and beyond. With high-quality college prep courses, STEM education and partnerships with local businesses and universities for real-world experience, Horizon is the perfect choice for many students to improve their skills and become successful in life.
Notre Dame Academy
3535 W Sylvania Ave, Toledo
419-475-9359 | nda.org
Open House: 11am-2pm | Sunday, November 11
Notre Dame Academy is an all-girls Catholic school for young women in grades 7 through 12. The only school in Northwest Ohio to offer the prestigious International Baccalaureate (IB) Program, Notre Dame Academy has the largest, all-girls’ fine arts program, more than 30 clubs and sports, and many spiritual and service opportunities.
Maumee Valley Country Day School
1715 South Reynolds Rd, Toledo
419-381-1313 | mvcds.org
Open House: 1-3pm | Sunday, November 4
Maumee Valley Country Day School is the only preschool-12 grade accredited, co-educational, independent school in Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan. MVCDS’s rich tradition of excellence in education is a core of their program, with students learning in environments that challenge them to think creatively and work collaboratively. Along with academics, arts and athletics, MVCDS provides students with the opportunity to develop their personal narratives. 100% of graduates are admitted to a four-year college.
Solomon Lutheran School
305 W Main St, Woodville
419-849-3600 | solomonelementary.com
Open House: 1-3pm | Sunday, November 4
Solomon Lutheran School offers an environment for children from preschool (age 3 years) through 6th grade to grow in academics and spiritually. Guided by humility, kindness, gentleness, patience, forgiveness, and compassion, Solomon Lutheran School works to help each individual child discover their unique talents, develop respect for others, and strengthen self-esteem and character. Additionally, Solomon Lutheran School offers extended care year-round from 7:00am-5:30pm at only $3 an hour.
St. Ursula Academy
4025 Indian Rd, Toledo
419-531-1693 | toledosua.org
Open House: Noon-3pm | Sunday, November 4
St. Ursula Academy (SUA) is the oldest, all-girls, Catholic, college-prep high school in Toledo. SUA prepares students for college and for life, delivering premier academics with 21 AP and 18 honors courses. The all-girls environment creates confident leaders for the future and is positive, supportive, and rich in tradition. Plus, the faith-filled student body is active in serving the community. During the Open House, you can tour the school with current students, talk to faculty and staff, look at academic profiles and materials and get a feel for the warm atmosphere of our school.
3600 Indian Rd, Ottawa Hills
419-536-6371 | ottawahillsschool.org
Open House: We invite you to learn more about our tuition enrollment option. Please call to schedule a school tour or student shadow day.
Ottawa Hills Local Schools offers maximum learning for every student from kindergarten through grade 12. With a tradition of excellence, Ottawa Hills provides a challenging curriculum for students and involves parents as partners in the education of their children. Ottawa Hills inspires each student to realize his or her unique potential and embrace learning as a lifelong process, offering a variety of extracurricular activities including arts and athletics to set students up for lifelong success.