INTERNATIONAL PEACE DAY

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 21 is INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PEACE. We will gather around our peace pole at 11:00 to join in song with Montessori Schools around the world. ~ “SING PEACE AROUND THE WORLD”. Our children will then place their hand-painted PEACE ROCK in the peace garden. Next… we will build our human peace sign. Please join us! the more friends – the bigger our peace sign!

MSR Science Fair!!

We are so proud of our 2014 – 2015 Science Fair Winners!! They are … 7th & 8th grade: First Place Kade Biscomb, Second Place Joella Seay, & Third Place Grace Borden 3rd – 5th grade: First Place Amanda Berg, Second Place Boris Koev, & tied for Third Place Gavin McGown, Mia St. John & Tullie Simpkins.

10942587_836894179700469_4931924234254594891_n

admin

October 7, 2014

First, welcome back everyone!!! Our school year is in total full swing and things are going GREAT!!

This year we have a stellar cross country team!! They are really making their mark in the local cross country world. Thank you, Coach Amanda!!

cross country

 

We have also experienced our most awesome Peace Day yet!!  Our children decorated the most wonderful peace rocks, sang beautifully and topped it off with an impromptu human peace sign.

IMG_4884

 

Some quick bits of news and reminders….

  • T-shirts are in.  Watch for yours in your child’s cubby or in the front office.
  • We are thankful for your patiences with our parking lot and ask that you continue to use your grace and courtesy as we do our very best to improve that situation as quickly and safely as we can.
  • *** Remember our school is a cell phone free zone per Louisiana Law***

Thank you all for your continued patience and support through our recent renovations and start  to the new school year!!

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

new year

Welcome back to school. Our children all came back from the holidays geared up and ready to work. January is flying by already! Please note some important upcoming dates:
Friday, January 10 – MIDNIGHT MONTESSORI
Friday, January 17 – KINDERGARTEN/ELEMENTARY PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCES
Monday, January 20 – SCHOOL CLOSED – MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY
Tuesday, January 21 – SCHOOL CLOSED – TEACHER IN-SERVICE

Picture Day Update

We are expecting very cold weather tomorrow with high winds.  Since Jenn is planning on our school pictures being taken outside we are moving the dates, so hopefully our little ones won’t have to be all bundled up for their picture!
Lauren’s class and Rachel’s class on THURSDAY, NOV. 14.
Shelly’s class, Elementary, and Middle School on TUESDAY, NOV. 19.
 
Also, please remember, we follow the Lincoln Parish Schools in regard to school closings due to inclement weather.   Listen for announcements on 107.5 radio, and also on the local television stations.
If you haven’t already winterized your child’s extra clothes box – now is the time.  Please be sure they have warm clothes and socks.
We do play outside on cold days – so please send your child with a jacket, hat and gloves on a daily basis.

SPIRIT WEEK AT MONTESSORI SCHOOL

SPIRIT WEEK

AT

MONTESSORI SCHOOL!!

This week we want to show our school spirit and have some FUN!!

As everyone is gearing up for the first annual fall carnival… we thought it would be great A BLAST to get in the spirit, with some fun!

Please remind your child to join in the spirit – and please check sign-up sheets on your classroom door to sign up to help provide a fabulous fall carnival for our children!  MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR SATURDAY, NOV. 9TH 10:00 – 2:00 

WE WILL HAVE PONY RIDES, TONS OF GAMES, CAKE WALK, A MAGICIAN, SOUP KITCHEN, A MARKETPLACE, COTTON CANDY, HOT DOGS, UNICYCLIST, GET FIT WITH MS. AMANDA, A BINGO HALL,

*** AND, A BLUE GRASS BAND ***

SO…  DIG AROUND AND DRESS THE PART – ALL WEEK LONG!

TUESDAY – CRAZY HAIR/CLOTHES DAY

WEDNESDAY – PICK A DECADE/BLAST FROM THE PAST DAY

THURSDAY – FAVORITE SPORT/JERSEY DAY

FRIDAY – MSR SPIRIT DAY – WEAR YOUR FAVORITE SCHOOL SHIRT!

WE ARE IN NEED OF SEVERAL SHADE TENTS – IF YOU HAVE ONE WE COULD USE FOR THE FESTIVAL – PLEASE LET US KNOW & BRING IT TO SCHOOL ANY TIME THIS WEEK.  (JUST TAPE YOUR NAME ON IT)

Welcome and Important Dates

Hello Parents,

It’s unbelievable that it’s October already!  We are off to a great start in the 2013-14 school year.

Thank you for checking the new website.  We encourage and enjoy your feedback.  Let us know how you are enjoying it.  Please be sure to check the school calendar link regularly as we update often.

It is a busy week in the Early Childhood Program this week:

  • Wed. Oct. 2, 2013 – Jr. Auxiliary Puppet Show on healthy eating, and enjoying fruits and veggies (Early Childhood)
  • Thurs. Oct. 3, 2013 Library Field Trip (Lower El)
  • Thurs. Oct. 3, 2013 – Lions Club Eye Screening (up to age 5)
  • Fri. Oct. 4, 2013 – Fire Drill (All School)
  • Wed. Oct. 9, Sci-Port Field Trip (Elementary School)

Please remember Bricks 4 Kidz is every Wednesday from 3:30 – 4:30.  Join Brandy Doucet and Sarah Wages for a fun afternoon with Lego!

Happy Fall!

Renee