April 2014
FRI 18
MON 21
Earth Day Celebration and 50/50 Raffle Drawing
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
TUE 22
Board Meeting
5:45 PM - 6:45 PM
THU 24
Last day to submit yearbook dedication page orders.
FRI 25
Tie Dye Day
Community Ceremony
8:15 AM - 9:15 AM
Reception for Dr. Dooly
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Students, families, and friends of The Montessori School you are cordially invited to a morning reception to honor, give thanks, and express our appreciation for Dr. Dustin Dooly following the Community Ceremony. Light refreshments will be served.
TUE 29
Family Portraits
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Candace and Robert Poole have graciously offered to provide a fundraising event for the school where 100% of the profit go directly to the school budgeting needs. They will be offering family portraits from 4pm – 8pm on April 29th and 30th here at the school. They offer picture packages ranging from $30 to $200 which would make wonderful Mother’s Day gifts for moms and grandmothers. Contact Ms. Clamser as soon as possible to schedule a time that is convenient for you.
Tuesday's Truth or Fiction: Things Children Say When Upset
So your kid just screamed, "I HATE YOU" in the middle of a restaurant. Or you're desperately trying to put the child to bed for the ninth time of the night and he is wailing profusely about being afraid. What about the kid that just mutters, "you're mean" or "that's not fair" as she stomp out of the room? Or the child who insists that school is too scary? What are we, as parent, to do with such st...

Normally when such a beautiful snow comes we are out of school or are letting school out early, but on Wednesday we had an absolutely gorgeous snow falling and kids who wanted to play...

We hope you were able to enjoy the wonder of nature as much as our kids did. Here are a few pictures and a peacful video captured by our staff.

Why Parents Need to Let Their Children Fail
As children get older, they need the freedom to make mistakes and learn from those mistakes. Without the opportunity to learn from their mistakes, children will grow into incomplete adults who don't know how to adequately face adversity, make difficult decisions, weigh pros and cons, and adjust their attitudes and behaviors in order to be successful in situations where "try and try again" may beco...