Montessori News, Aug. 25 – 31

August 25, 2013

School news, Aug. 25
Charlotte Observer
Keystone Montessori: The new Montessori school will host monthly information meetings beginning Sept. 9. The meeting will be 9-10 a.m. at the school in the 

Livonia Montessori accepting applications for fall
Livonia Montessori School, located at 31840 W. Seven Mile in Livonia,  The school offers authentic Montessori preschool and kindergarten programs specially 

Plans to relocate East Cooper Montessori Charter to former Laing 
Charleston Post Courier
The proposal was to put East Cooper Montessori Charter School into the vacant Highway 17 building, and both the charter school and the district say they 

School Notes
The Ledger
Lakeland Montessori Schools expanded the number of students in the middle school this  Lakeland Montessori Middle School is an “A” public charter school.

‘All they did was hold up their cameras to film the protests….’Irish 
Irish Independent
It is an extraordinary plight for three students and a trainee Montessori teacher from the suburbs of Dublin. Also in this section. Coastguard rescues four people 

Local Notes
Northwest Arkansas News
Writers sought for literary fest True Lit: Fayetteville’s Literary Festival sponsored by the Friends of the Fayetteville Public Library and the Fayetteville Montessori 

August 26, 2013

Montessori set to open school in Chester County
Daily Local News
WEST WHITELAND – The New Horizons Montessori Academy is accepting  The school, which follows the Montessori philosophy of teaching, is located in a 

Friendship Montessori School to hold open house
My Eastern Shore
WORTON – Many years ago, Washington College was referred to as the “best-kept secret on the Eastern Shore.” Today, Friendship Montessori School may well 

Ninth annual ‘Junktique’ benefits Montessori school
The ninth annual Junktique Sale, benefitting Children’s Meeting House Montessori School, will be 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 27, and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, 

Richmond Montessori School receives $100000 donation
Virginia Business Magazine
Richmond Montessori School (RMS) has received a $100,000 donation, the largest individual gift in the school’s history. Ben Humphreys Sr., a longstanding 

The New School Montessori opens new Enrichment Center 
Soapbox Cincinnati
Last week, a new building opened its doors to the 125 students of The New School Montessori. The Enrichment Center will house TNSM’s dance, music, art and 

August 27, 2013

Montessori school to open in Chester County
Daily Local News
The school, which follows the Montessori philosophy of teaching, is in a historical home in the township and is a sister school to the Villanova Academy for 

East Cooper Montessori Charter School students return with fanfare
Moultrie News
Photos Provided School staff greeted students at East Cooper Montessori School dressed in funny hats with music blaring to help them get excited about 

Richmond Montessori receives $100000 gift
Richmond Times Dispatch
The expansion of the Richmond Montessori School is going to become even more grand with the receipt of the largest private gift in school history.

Nearly 2 dozen iPads missing from Rock Hill school
Sacramento Bee
Three are still at the school. Officials say the missing tablets are worth nearly $11,000. The school is a Montessori school and had an enrollment of 413 students 

5 commercial pre-schools apply to be anchor operators
Channel News Asia
Modern Montessori International has filed a joint application with Carpe Diem to be anchor operators while Ethan House, Metropolitan YMCA and Knowledge 

Packing school meals in an environmentally friendly way can be easy
Rita Lewis, Racine Montessori School administrator, shows a one of the Wrap ‘n Mats that the school sells on Thursday morning. The school does not offer hot 

August 29, 2013

Who Are RDGLDGRN And Why Are They Playing At Sunset Hills …
Want to catch RDGLDGRN in concert in Reston Saturday? Tickets are $35 and proceeds will go to help Sunset Hills Montessori School office manager Saraya 

Enrollment up in Tangipahoa Parish schools
Hammond High Magnet School saw a 3% increase, Hammond Junior High Magnet School a 1% increase, Hammond Westside Elementary Montessori School a 

Some Prince George’s schools buck trend of lower test scores
Gazette.Net: Maryland Community News Online
Goddard Principal Carol Dimmie said the school began implementing the Common Core curriculum last school year, but said the Montessori method of 

Private school seeks city financial backing
Evanston Now
Beacon Academy, a planned private high school based on Montessori principles, is seeking $650,000 in loan guarantees from the City of Evanston to help it 

Louisiana students make trip to commemorate March on Washington
Shreveport Times
of Amite, takes part in activities in Washington. She is a first grader at the Hammond Westside Elementary Montessori School. / Deborah Barfield Berry/Gannett 

August 30, 2013

Keystone Montessori No. 3 in state for AIMS score
Ahwatukee Foothills News
The Keystone Montessori charter school has been part of Ahwatukee for almost 20 years, and recently was ranked No. 3 in the state for its excellence in the 

Montessori school moves to Saco
Max Patry, 4, puts together a tree puzzle at the former Winter Harbor Children’s House, which will reopen as the Saco Bay Montessori School on Tuesday, Sept.

Today’s Apps Gone Free: Cut The Rope, Montessori Numberland …
Feed Om Nom tasty treats in ZeptoLabs’ physics puzzler, Cut the Rope. We also have an educational app that will teach your little ones numbers, and a desk 

Ninth Annual Junktique Sale Benefits Local Montessori School
Loveland Magazine
The 2012 Junktique Sale. The sale offers items such as furniture, housewares, small appliances, hardware items, children and baby items. The sale is Friday, 

Parents confront DISD about taxis and vans replacing traditional buses
DALLAS — Outside Harry Stone Montessori School, the vans, SUVs, and flourescent hand-held signs were looking more familiar by Thursday afternoon.

Day care, preschool planned for FRG
Northwest Herald
FOX RIVER GROVE – The former Bella Vista Montessori School location is set to The Montessori school, which closed May 31, also had a special-use permit 

Prince Albert preschools filling up fast
Prince Albert Daily Herald
Tamera North-Jalbuena, left, and Asha North decide what to eat for lunch at the Montessori Preschool Daycare on Wednesday. The school offers organic, 

New area charter schools part of statewide crop opening doors
Island Montessori School art teacher Melony Connor reads while students draw Island Montessori Charter School and Douglass Academy welcomed their first 

Dealing with dementia
Reading Eagle
You may be familiar with Montessori method for children, an approach Ohio psychologist Cameron Camp developed the first Montessori program for dementia 

August 31, 2013

Montessori high school planners set sights on Evanston
Evanston Review
Some parents and educators associated with the Montessori schools want to spread the innovative educational system further, exploring two sites in downtown 

Corvallis Montessori School prepares for new school year
Corvallis Gazette Times
Like many local schools, the Corvallis Montessori School will welcome back its students next week. The school’s staff and parents had a busy summer – in 

Poway’s Country Montessori adding new building
Pomerado Newspaper Group
Things will be a getting a little chaotic around Country Montessori School’s campus in Poway next month, when the school breaks ground on its new elementary 

Montessori high school pushing ahead, but still searching for building
Ottawa Citizen
Pat Gere is the Executive Director of OMS Montessori, which is now offering a high OTTAWA — It’s still looking for a building, but Ottawa’s largest Montessori 

IWA Elementary Students Celebrate Birthday of Maria Montessori
The elementary school at Incarnate Word Academy celebrated the birthday of Maria Montessori on Friday. Montessori was an Italian physician and educator 

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