Dec
5
Dec 9

Elementary Conference Week

Elementary teachers will set the conference schedule and provide an on-line sign up sheet and link approximately two weeks prior.

Dec
13
9:00 am09:00

Winter String Concert

Children who are enrolled in Strings enrichment with Ms. Simonne will perform a concert on stage for parents and students at this morning school day event.

Jan
17
Jan 20

Move Up Week

This week provides the Kindergarten and Third Level Lower Elementary students with the opportunity to visit the classroom they will be "moving up" to in the upcoming school year. Kindergarten students will each spend one morning in the Lower Elementary classroom and the Third Level students will spend one full day in the Upper-Middle classroom.

Jan
19
6:00 pm18:00

All Parent Gathering: Montessori Kindergarten and Elementary

All parents are invited to this fun and informative session with the staff of Montessori Academy as they discuss and demonstrate Montessori education for Kindergarten and Elementary. Learn how our  hands-on curriculum is structured and see what makes Montessori an excellent choice for K-8 education.

Feb
25
6:00 pm18:00

Celebration Auction

This is our biggest fundraising event of our school year and it is really fun too! Mark your calendar for the last Saturday in February and plan on attending this adult evening of fun raffles and amazing auction items as parents and staff join together to support the school we all love!

Feb
27
Mar 3

National Montessori Education Week

Montessori Academy celebrates National Montessori Education Week with special fun themed dress up days. Specific will be sent out in parent folders.

Mar
23
4:30 pm16:30

All School Science Expo and Parent/Child Open House

This event in March allows  parents and children to come to school together to work in the classrooms. The children love to show their families the meaningful Montessori works they do at school every day. The Elementary Science Fair is also in progress on this day. All students and parents are invited to visit and listen to the student presentations about the independent research and experiments they conducted.

Apr
21
9:00 am09:00

Earth Day Celebration

This school day all student morning event celebrates our amazing planet. Each year the students help to decide what we will do and how we can practice being good stewards of the Earth.

May
12
11:30 am11:30

Teacher Appreciation Luncheon

Parent volunteers are invited to donate delicious homemade food and lunch/recess student supervision in order to create a wonderful teacher appreciation luncheon for the Montessori Academy staff. Details about how you can participate will be sent via the Weekly Community Update.

May
19
5:00 pm17:00

End of the Year All School Celebration

Montessori Academy holds a celebration performance at the end of the school year. This is an all-school community event where all students perform and participate. Parents and grandparents are invited to attend the celebration and join us in celebrating the achievements of all of our students. Our evening ends with a fun family potluck picnic on our outdoor campus.


Nov
18
6:00 pm18:00

Montessori Follies

This celebration features the talents of the children of the Montessori Academy community. Each year is different as musical and dramatic performances are selected by the children and teachers at each level. Invite the grandparents and extended family as we all come together to celebrate our community at this family event.

Nov
16
11:30 am11:30

Panera Hot Lunch

Forms due Friday, November 11.

Need a hot lunch form? Look in your parent file folder or contact Ms. Stacie!

Nov
4
9:00 pm21:00

Elementary Field Trip: Brookfield Zoo Biology

The Elementary Class will take a trip to Brookfield Zoo as an extension of our studies related to Biomes of the World and our Biology work.  We will be exploring the zoo in small groups as we research, observe and compile data.

Please be sure to fill out the information you received in your email on 10/24

Oct
13
6:00 pm18:00

All Parent Gathering: Montessori Math and Language

The second parent gathering evening of the 2016-17 school year will focus on the Montessori Method for teaching Math and Language from ages 3-12. As children move through the planes of development, they experience and work with the Montessori hands-on materials in different ways. Most of the Montessori Math and Language materials are unlike any materials you will see at other schools or educational environments. Come joins us as we demonstrate and allow you the opportunity to see and try out how your children learn everyday.

Oct
1
9:00 am09:00

Family Fall Campus Clean Up

Parents, siblings and students are invited to come together to complete larger outdoor projects during family campus clean up. Tree trimming, hedge trimming and major fall clean up projects are completed on this day.

Please bring any gardening tools to use and share such as rakes, shovels, gloves, a wheelbarrow, or any tool that you feel will be useful.

See you there!

Sep
30
9:00 am09:00

Student Fall Campus Clean Up

Students, teachers and parent volunteers will be working in our outdoor environments to pick up sticks, trim bushes, weed,prune and clean out our garden beds before winter.

Sep
21
6:00 pm18:00

Parent & Child Art Night Out

This parent and child evening will be hosted by artist Diane Capasso. She will provide all materials and step by step simple instructions on how to create a one-of-a-kind family art project that you will complete and take home.

Siblings are invited to attend with enrolled students and parents. Specific details will be sent home in parent folders. 

RSVP link can be found in your weekly community update email.

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Sep
21
8:00 am08:00

International Day of Peace

This is a morning school day event where students from every classroom join together to participate in meaningful peace related activities.

Sep
19
Sep 22

Scholastic Book Fair

The Scholastic Book Fair is back!

Come visit the book fair in the Multi-Purpose Room to choose from a large selection of books for pre-k through middle school aged children.

Each purchase enters your name into a drawing to win a book prize pack, which will be drawn at the end of the week.

A classroom wish-list is available if you would like to donate a book to a classroom.

Scholastic Book Fair Hours

Monday-Wednesday

7:30 - 8:30 am

10:45 - 11:30 am

3:00 - 5:00 pm

Thursday

7:30 - 8:30 am

10:45 - 11:30 am

Sep
15
6:00 pm18:00

All Parent Gathering: Montessori at School and Home

This all parent evening will explore the Montessori education your child is participating at school and provide ideas on how you can incorporate Montessori at home.

Please join the Montessori Academy staff in learning more about the Montessori method, the unique hands-on materials, how we structure our day, how we provide guidance and how we foster a community of kind independent learners.

Children ages 3-12 are welcome to enjoy a movie and popcorn in the Elementary East building.

Sep
7
8:00 am08:00

Picture Day

School Picture Day arranges for a professional photographer to take individual, sibling and class photos in our outdoor environment. Order forms will be sent home in advance. Rain date is September 8.