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

Registration Forms: Current Students/Open to Public

Registration for the 2017-2018 school year opens to our current students and families on Monday, January 23rd. Paper copies of registration forms are going home on Monday; PDF copies will be emailed out as well. It is extremely important to get your registration forms handed in ASAP; we cannot guarantee classroom placement if you wait to hand your forms in, even if you wish to return to the same classroom next year. We fill slots on a first-come, first-serve basis. Thank you for your timely attention to this matter!

Registration opens to the public on Monday, February 20th. Again, we fill slots on a first-come, first-serve basis. We are open Monday through Friday, 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM and will accept registration forms for as long as we have slots available. Thank you!

Registration Forms

Registration forms are going in cubbies today; look for the paper copies in your child’s school bag this week. The toddler form is purple, the PreS/PreK/K form is blue and the Primary/Upper Elementary form is yellow. You are receiving all three registration forms. PDF copies of the 2017-2018 registration forms were emailed out today. When you are filling your form in for next school year, please double check to make sure that you are filling in the correct form for your child. It is extremely important to get your registration forms handed in ASAP; we cannot guarantee classroom placement if you wait to hand your forms in, even if you wish to return to the same classroom next year. We fill slots on a first-come, first-serve basis. Registration forms MUST be accompanied by the registration fee ~ $50.00 per child for Toddler and PreS/PreK/K students and $100.00 per child for Elementary students. Thank you for your timely attention to this matter!

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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!