Montessori Country Day School

Individualized, Hands-On Learning Since 1968


Mission Statement

In accordance with the philosophy and pedagogical methods of Maria Montessori, the Montessori Country Day School community, consisting of teachers, staff and parents, makes it their goal to provide quality, child-centered, individualized education for children ages 12 months through 13 years. We all work together to develop responsible, critical-thinking, confident, powerful, and caring members of society. Continue reading

Meet the Teacher Nights

Happy Monday! We want to remind you that Meet the Teacher nights are happening this week. Teachers will be speaking to parents for about an hour on Wednesday and Thursday evening, from 6:30 – 7:30 PM, covering classroom routines, specials and other important information to help make the school year run smoothly. Please refer to the list below for the schedule – some classroom teachers will be speaking on Wednesday evening and some teachers will be speaking on Thursday evening.

Wednesday, September 14th, 6:30 to 7:30 PM
Linda and Kirstyn’s AM and PM Preschool/PreK/K Classes
Elissa and Jenn’s Toddler Classes
Jamie and Alicia’s Toddler Classes
Tracy and Melissa’s Upper Elementary Class

Thursday, September 15th, 6:30 to 7:30 PM
Cindy, Linsey and Theresa’s AM Preschool/PreK/K Class
Alicia and Jenn’s AM Preschool/PreK/K Class
Linsey and Alicia’s PM Preschool/PreK/K Class
Kathy and Mary’s AM and PM Preschool/PreK/K Classes
Sue, Jen and Michelle’s Primary Elementary Class

Please note that this night is for parents only. We do not have daycare available for this event. Thank you!

Gala 2016

The gala is almost here! Niki and her fabulous committee have put together a wonderful event that is sure to raise a lot of money for our school.

Even if you are unable to attend this event, you still have a chance to win some amazing prizes. Our classroom baskets will be raffled off at the gala, but you do not have to be present to win. Raffle tickets can be purchased through the front desk until Friday afternoon (3/4/2016) – Jamie will write your name on the top half of the tickets and you will receive the stubs. Winners will be notified via email. Raffle ticket order forms were sent home a few weeks ago; Jamie will email out PDF copies this morning. Thank you!

Baseball Fans

Calling all baseball fans. . . . . Our next Buy It Now experience is up for grabs! Now that football season is officially over, it’s time to get in the swing of things with this amazing experience. . . . a trip to Wrigley Field in Chicago. This Buy It Now experience expires on Sunday, February 14th, so jump on the opportunity before it’s too late! Please refer to the information sheet in the comments section for all of the exciting details about this fabulous trip.





Reminder: School photos orders are due Friday, October 30th. Please be sure to hand in your order form to the front desk; all online orders must be placed by Friday. Thank you!

Hat Days

Just a few notes and reminders: Thursday, October 29th and Friday, October 30th are Hat Days. The schedule/volunteer sign-up sheet is going home with your child today. A PDF copy of the schedule/sign-up sheet was emailed out this morning. School photo orders are due Friday, October 30th. Spirit Wear orders are due Monday, November 16th. Thank you, have a great rest of your day!