Montessori News Jan. 12 – 18, 2014

Jan. 12, 2014

County spelling bee winners gear up for next round
Santa Fe New
Anish Kumar of Desert Academy took first place, and Ulysses Yarbrough of Mariposa Montessori took third. Luis Sánchez Saturno/The New Mexican 

Montessori International Children’s House (MICH) to Host Open House
Montessori International Children’s House (MICH) invites the public to attend an open house on Sunday, January 26th from 12 – 2 pm at the school, 

‘I’m qualified!’
Hammond Daily Star online
Hammond Westside Elementary Montessori School student Piper Bentivegna, 8, is interviewed for the job of leader of the plants by Principal Cathy 

Jan. 13, 2014

Students to take part in Montessori Model UN
Khaleej Times
For the first time in the UAE, children between the ages of 9 and 15 will be able to participate in the Montessori Model United Nations (MMUN) sporting 

Demand grows among parents for Montessori schools in UK
Nursery World (subscription)
Montessori nursery schools in the UK are thriving and rising in number, a census carried out by the Montessori Schools Association (MSA) has 

Community calendar
Charlotte Observer
Anami Montessori School is hosting an open house. Hear an overview of the Montessori method, view the classrooms and children’s work, hear the 

Jan. 14, 2014

Montessori Preschool Lead Teacher – St. Joseph’s Childcare Center …
DFW Catholic
1. Establish and maintain Montessori classroom culture with a particular sensitivity to helping those new to the Montessori Method with understanding …

Self w/Glossary and Montessori Dads at Exit/In, 1/12/14
Nashville Scene
Opener Montessori Dads lived up to their name, with Self bassist Mac Burrus pulling double duty in a fake mustache. The quartet pumped out 

UAE students to experience United Nations replica
The International Montessori Model United Nations (MMUN) program is coming to the UAE, nine years after being launched. Held for the first time in 

Senior leads team into rivalry game vs. East
Clark Montessori moved to 11-1 Saturday night with a 69-25 win over Norwood. Clark Montessori athletic director Aaron Zupka said the 11-1 mark is 

Local philanthropist Alan Frosh is making thirty years matter
Westword (blog)
“So I wanted to work with organizations that deal with underprivileged youth, as well as places like Mile High Montessori, which is about great 

Monday’s stars of the day; Tuesday’s must-see event
The Journal News |
Philip Ladson, Yonkers Montessori boys basketball: Ladson had 25 points in Yonkers Montessori’s 74-70 overtime win against visiting Children’s 

Celebrating young artists
Durham Herald Sun
“Abstract” made Morehead Montessori kindergartener David Morris the youngest Durham Public Schools student to have artwork recognized in the 

Jan. 15, 2014

Auburn Montessori gives generously to Child Advocacy Center
Auburn Citizen
As I mentioned in my article last month, altruism is an important part of the Montessori philosophy. One of the most significant ways we can help our 

Montessori primary school a step closer
PLANS for Colchester’s first Montessori primary school have taken another step forward after they were submitted to the Department for Education.

La Crescent Montessori Hosts Weather Academy
LA CRESCENT, Minnesota (WXOW) – Students learned about the weather through science experiments like making a cloud in a jar and crushing a 


Spanish Immersion Preschool Enrolling for September 2014
Newswire (press release)
LePort Montessori School has opened enrollment for their new Spanish Immersion program starting September 2014. Families living near the Palos 

Jan. 16, 2014

Montessori students greet animal friends
Wilkes Barre Times-Leader
KINGSTON — Professor Thulani took the stage in a black suit with a white vest, eyed the Wyoming Valley Montessori School students, and started 

Montessori considered locally
Big Bear Grizzly
Unit 1 is proposed to house a Montessori School, an idea that was sparked by a visit and meeting held last fall. About 20 parents attended the meeting 

Alvernia University’s Montessori School to close
Reading Eagle
After more than five decades of providing early education services for local families, Alvernia University’s Montessori School will close. The news hit 

Hilltop Montessori students contemplate our ‘Sense of Place’
North Adams Transcript
BRATTLEBORO — After spending seven weeks learning about the work of local merchants, community leaders, service providers, artists and nonprofit 

Montessori celebrates 20 years with free tuition
Savannah Morning News
In recognition of its 20th anniversary parents of Richmond Hill Montessori School students will have the opportunity to win a free week of tuition each 

Montessori School of Covington Silent Journey
COVINGTON – The Montessori School of Covington is offering an inside look into the experience of a montessori student with its Silent Journey on 

Self with Glossary and Montessori Dads at Exit/In, Paul Collins Beat 
Nashville Scene
Openers Montessori Dads lived up to their name, with Self bassist Mac Burrus pulling double duty in a fake mustache. The quartet pumped out 

Bike raffle raises money for Roseland Montessori
Hammond Daily Star online
Taylor Bailey poses with the bike in Roseland Elementary Montessori School’s raffle fundraiser. The pre-kindergarten student sold the winning ticket to 

Montgomery County’s Only Public Charter School Goes Private
Crossway Community Montessori Charter School will no longer operate as a charter school in the fall. Posted by Laura L Thornton (Editor) , January 

Alvernia University To Close Its Early Education Program
University Herald
Alvernia University (Photo : Alvernia University) Alvernia University’s Montessori School in Pennsylvania will shut its doors after more than four 

Jan. 17, 2014

Montessori awarded grant
Central Kentucky News
Danville Montessori School recently was awarded a $6,500 BP Fueling Communities Grant by Little Distributors Inc. BP and Little Distributors Inc. are 

Madison Montessori’s philosophy integrates creativity with caring
New Jersey Hills
Madison Montessori is a nonprofit, private preschool with a full-day kindergarten program, located at the Presbyterian Church at 19 Green Ave.

Statesville Middle falls to North Middle
Statesville Record & Landmark
Statesville Montessori dominated the first and fourth quarters Thursday to beat SouthLake  Lauren Privette led Statesville Montessori with 17 points.

Parents, teachers partner at preschool
The nonprofit Delaware Cooperative Preschool now offers a Montessori-style environment in a school run by a partnership of parents and teachers.

Schools: Prince George residents want to block charter school
Coastal Observer
The board of the Coastal Montessori Charter School says it will move forward with plans to build a school on the Prince George property despite a 

Jan. 18, 2014

Nursery school’s accolade
Pocklington Post – Pocklington Montessori Nursery has gained a top award under the  The scheme offers support and guidance to Montessori nurseries in order to 

Lounge Loves | Little Latitude, Bangalore
Livemint – Most Montessori play-toys are made in India and then exported across the world. The low-quality stuff stays here,” says Vinay Diddee, owner of Little 

Summit knocks off Clark in battle of MVC powers – Antonio Woods scored 23 points for Summit Country Day in a 66-58 win over Clark Montessori Friday night. Each team entered with a perfect Miami 

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