Montessori News from Around the World

October 24, 2014

New Montessori nursery school applies to open at Haverhill Research Park
Cambridge News
Colourbox Montessori School Ltd, which currently operates a facility in Newmarket, has agreed a lease with Haverhill’s new research park, on Three …

Montessori Math City Review
A new favorite of his is Montessori Math City, which has strengthened his ability not only to count to one thousand, but to be able to build different sums …

‘Brainwashed’ author inspires kids to read
Alexandria Town Talk
Students at Peabody Montessori Elementary School traveled with children’s author Paul Aertker to London and France without leaving the school auditorium thanks to his way with words.l …

October 23, 2014

Peace Arch Montessori opens in Blaine
Blaine Northern Light
Blaine’s first Montessori preschool opened its doors in late September, giving parents the opportunity to explore a unique early-learning option.

Yonkers students make peace pledge
News 12 Westchester
Students from Yonkers Montessori Academy marked National Unity Day by making a peace pledge. The students all wore orange as a symbol of …

Bridgeview Montessori School Begins Series Of Open Classroom Days
Bridgeview Montessori School will hold its first in a series of open classroom days for prospective families on Tuesday, October 28, between 9:15 AM …

Montessori school plans Halloween fun
Newport News Times
Nye Beach Montessori School will host a family Halloween event from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Sam Case Primary School, 459 NE 12th St., …

Windsurfers Gear Up for Aloha Classic With Visit Montessori Maui
Maui Now
The visit to Montessori School of Maui comes ahead of the Starboard Severne Aloha Classic that gets underway next week at Hoʻokipa Beach Park, …

Footsteps Montessori School doing well in new location
Footsteps Montessori is going strong at its new location on 109 West Washington St., Martinsville. The school currently has a wait list.

‘Our forest school has opened up new branch of learning’
Grimsby Telegraph
ACHIEVEMENT: The forest school team celebrating at Lincolnshire Montessori. Back 2 Nature Training Ltd director Elly Dolan is pictured, centre left, …

VI philanthropist Peter Gruber dies
Virgin Islands Daily News
He also studied Buddhism for a number of years and eventually moved to New York City with only $500 in his pocket, said V.I. Montessori School and …

October 22, 2014

Fright Night benefits Montessori school
Petoskey News-Review
CHARLEVOIX — The ninth-annual Fright Night celebration, sponsored by the Charlevoix Children’s House Montessori School, takes place 6:30-11 …

Montessori nursery school to come to Haverhill Research Park
Cambridge Network
This follows an agreement to lease the facility to local nursery school operator Colourbox Montessori School Ltd. which currently has a nursery in …

October 20, 2014

Guadalupe Montessori School getting ready for Christmas
Silver City Sun-News
Courtesy photo Volunteers from the Habitat for Humanity Restore decorating a tree for the 2013 Festival of Trees. Guadalupe Montessori School is …

Day of story-telling at Firelands Montessori
Sandusky Register
Droves of costumed kids flocked to the Firelands Montessori Academy Sunday afternoon and listened to storytellers weave riveting tales. It was the …

October 19, 2014

Ridgeway Neighborhood sponsors tree planting
Saturday, Ridgeway Neighborhood residents and Community Montessori School teamed up to plant a native cherry tree near the corner of Providence …

October 18, 2014

Montessori students win Louisiana music contest
Alexandria Town Talk
Ellene Owens’ music students Jenivieve Bolen (left), 9, and Riley Deaton, 8, talk about winning the state music composition contest on Friday, October, …

Area student thrives at Montessori school in Houston
Your Houston News
As a junior at Post Oak School in Houston, Clear Lake area native Emily Randall has the opportunity to get her hands in the dirt. For a few hours a …

October 17, 2014

Not all are on board, but Montessori addition passes
River Falls Journal
An expansion approved for the Montessori elementary school program will extend west toward the playground from this end of the River Falls …

View preparations for dinner featuring farm-to-table theme to benefit Hilltop Montessori School
Hilltop Montessori School in the Town of Mt Laurel will host its annual dinner featuring a farm-to-table theme on Nov. 6 at Stone’s Throw Bar and Grill …

October 16, 2014

Bauso: Curriculum prepares Montessori students for life’s challenges
Auburn Citizen
2014-10-15T06:00:00Z Bauso: Curriculum prepares Montessori students for life’s challengesDiane M. Bauso | Special to The Citizen Auburn Citizen.

Children get a choice at Montessori school
Yellow Springs News
What sounds radical is a concept developed by Dr. Maria Montessori more than 100 years ago and now in use in more than 7,000 schools around the …

New Minn. school preserving languages
A second school, Hmoob Toj Siab Montessori Academy, started by the Hmong American Partnership, will similarly incorporate the Hmong language …

Rockford schools construction timeline vote postponed
Rockford Register Star
Renaissance Gifted, Montessori: Maria Montessori School students will move from their home in the Haight building and parts of Thurgood Marshall …

Pequot Library Hosts Pre K-5th Admissions Fair
There will be a Panel Discussion at 10:30am, Choosing the Best Educational Model for Your Child: Montessori, Religious, Single Sex, or Traditional …

October 15, 2014

Charleston schools superintendent proposes Montessori, traditional classes at Murray-Lasaine
Charleston Post Courier
Charleston County schools Superintendent Nancy McGinley is backtracking on plans to transition a James Island elementary school to all Montessori …

Children’s Meeting House Montessori School opens doors to Prospective Families
Loveland Magazine
Children’s Meeting House Montessori School (CMH) is pleased to invite prospective parents and potential students to an informative Open House on …

School leaders dedicate Trillium Springs Montessori
Huntersville Herald
HUNTERSVILLE – Trillium Springs Montessori, a new Montessori school in the north end of the county, held a ribbon-cutting ceremony Oct. 14.

Cancer patient, 16, seeks donations
Napa Valley Register
Sun and Stars Montessori School’s beloved teacher, Ms. Neli Jacobo, is taking a family leave from teaching for the 2014-15 school year. On Aug.

Fall Frolic to be held this weekend
A fall fundraiser fundraiser this weekend will help a one of a kind Montessori program in South Bend. The Montessori Program is located at the Center …

October 14, 2014

Montessori Community School plans to open Tuesday after flood damages classrooms
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 UTAH) – The Montessori Community School was closed on Monday due to the flooding on Foothill Drive and 1700 South.

New ‘Montessori-Infused’ FiDi School Aims to Create ‘World Citizens’
In September, Pine Street School, which follows a unique “Montessori-infused” International Baccalaureate program, opened with classes for 2- to …

St. Helena Montessori School and Farm at the Farmers Market
Napa Valley Register
We are fortunate to have St. Helena Montessori young growers at our market every Friday, with their award-winning, student-crafted farm stand, with …

Montessori “Haunted Prom” Fundraiser Features Comfort Food Menu
Maui Now
Next Friday, October 24, 2014, the Montessori School of Maui will present its signature fundraising event: Ghoulin Rouge. This year’s event theme, …

Wauwatosa community remembers Montessori student, Maizy Weimer, who died this year at 4
Wauwatosa Now
Oct. 9 would have been Wauwatosa Montessori student Maizy Weimer’s fifth birthday. She died Aug. 31, but her friends made sure she still got a great …

Montessori students remember classmate on her birthday
Wauwatosa Now
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Rockford releases timeline for construction, moving students
Rockford Register Star
Renaissance Gifted and Montessori: Maria Montessori School students will move from their home in the Haight building and parts of Thurgood …

October 13, 2014

Innerviews: Montessori guide giving back to city that shaped him
Charleston Gazette
In a classroom at the Mountaineeer Montessori School, elementary level guide David Pushkin reads a story to students before they break for individual …

15 youngsters are semifinalists in Inquirer Read-Along contest
Last Thursday, the Inquirer Read-Along went to Pasig City for a session with more than 60 students from the Good Shepherd Montessori School.

October 12, 2014

Teacher of the Month: Montessori’s Schumacher wants students to retain love of learning
Ben Franklin Elementary School And Montessori At Franklin kindergarten teacher Becky Schumacher is the Post-Bulletin Teacher of the Month for …

Desert Garden Montessori receives national award for healthy lunch menu
Ahwatukee Foothills News
Linda Mercier prepares organic green beans for lunch at Desert Garden Montessori. The school switched to an organic and local menu about five …

Livonia Montessori hosts open house, parenting workshop
Families interested in learning more about authentic Montessori preschool and kindergarten programs are invited to attend an Open House at Livonia …

Fall Farm Festival at Brigg’s Farm Oct. 12
Winona Daily News
Briggs Farm and Bluffview Montessori School are celebrating fall this Sunday, Oct. 12, with a Fall Farm Festival from 1 to 5 p.m.. The festival will …