The DeKalb Montessori House of Learning will host an open house from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 7.
The school is at St. Mary Church in DeKalb, 302 Fisk Ave.
The Montessori philosophy includes mixed-age classrooms and observation of individual children, providing them learning materials for which they are ready. Children are expected to inspire and encourage one another. For information about the open house, call 847-812-3653.