In healthy families, children are the focus, but parents are the center. Parents take the lead in creating a home environment in which their children can thrive. Families meetings provide the structure to support children’s social and emotional growth and overall functioning as a family unit. Regularly held meetings help clarify family values, resolve conflict, … Continue reading Talk: “Lead your Tribe with Family Meetings”
"A Peaceful World" Art Walk Please, join us for our Annual Art Walk: A celebration of Art, free and open to the public! December 9th, from 10am to noon (basement of the primary location). This is an exciting time of the year. The children at Primary have already begun the work of preparing a great … Continue reading Art Walk – December 9th
Hello TMH families! We are partnering with the St Johns Center for Opportunity's Free St Johns Clothing Closet! We are asking families to bring in donation of new or lightly used clothes for infants through adults. If you have items that you can donate, please wash and bring them to school and place in the donation bin in entry … Continue reading St. Johns Community Clothing Closet
We are very fortunate to have professional photographer, Mark Mirocha (Jack and Audrey's dad), volunteering to take class photographs for our primary classrooms! Quetzals will have a class photo taken at 9:00am! Eagles will have a class photo taken at 9:30am! NOTE: If your child is a MTW friend, please try to join us for … Continue reading Picture Day – November 3rd!
Hello Primary Families! We are thankful that Brigitte Robinson (Lulu's mom) connected us with Laura Kutner of Trash for Peace. Laura will be visiting our Community Connections Art class next Friday to guide us through building a recycle bin out of plastic bottles. To see more about what this non-profit organization does, check out their website: www.trashforpeace.org/what-we-do When … Continue reading Trash for Peace – October 27!
Hello MH Families, We are excited to kick off the 17-18 school year this week! Please see the attached notes from the Back to School Night. Please be sure to send the following supplies this week: Cubby Water Bottle 2-3 changes of clothing (please include underwear, shorts, and shirt) Water cup (for Eagles room only) … Continue reading Back to School 2017-2018!
One of our MH parents, Dil Kruketi, whose son will graduate next month, visited us today for a special "show and tell". She brought her two domestic guinea pigs, and our students were super excited. Most of them were surprised to see that guinea pigs look NOTHING like pigs! Dil explained that some of the … Continue reading Guinea pigs in the classroom!
Hello families! We have decided to participate with the rest of the St Johns community's Yard Sale event on Saturday, May 6th from 9am-3pm. Please sign up here to volunteer at the event, help with the sorting party the night before (May 5th), or earn an hour of volunteer time for your donation worth $25 … Continue reading Montessori House Yard Sale
The Parade Prep Pizza Party is an event that The Montessori House organizes for the families to come together and decorate the bikes, strollers, and wagons that we plan to be taking in the St Johns Parade (click on the link to know more about our theme this year). We are excited to announce that MH parents, Ted … Continue reading Parade Prep Pizza Party
We are excited for another fun St Johns Day with the St Johns Parade and the St Johns Bizarre on Saturday, May 13th! If you have not joined us for this special event before, it is not to be missed! Each year we join together as a community, all dress in our Montessori House shirts, … Continue reading St Johns Parade 2017