Mountain Gorilla Project: Exciting News

The Upper Elementary “Save the Gorillas Gang” is proud to say that we have finished our mountain gorilla project and it was a big success. Through all of our efforts (and with your support) we were able to raise $1,051.88 for the mountain gorillas. All of the funds raised will go to the Dian Fossey …Read More

Read More

Thank you

     Friday May 29th was our last “Pizza Friday.” This upper elementary fundraiser was a great success. We are able to purchase all items on our technical wish list.   Thank you for all your support,   Upper El Class

Read More

Fall 2009 Montessori Pre school, Kindergarten and Elementary Enrollment

Deciding whether to enroll or continue enrollment in a private Kindergarten and Elementary school is a difficult decision many parents are facing under the added weight of uncertain economic times. Public school systems and charter schools offer tuition free programs, but because they rely on state funding, many are struggling to maintain current levels of quality programs …Read More

Read More

Summer Camp 2009

Summer is right around the corner and we still have openings in our Montessori Summer Camp. This year we have decided to offer two week sessions of camp throughout the summer as well as an alacarte selection of one week Enrichment Camps. Parents may choose any or all of the options, as suits their needs …Read More

Read More

Mountain Gorilla Fundraising Update

     Our gorilla walk at the Old Hartland High School was a success. We had many people there. We sold snacks, beverages, pizza, 50-50 raffle tickets and t-shirts.       We are very close to our goal which is $1000, we are less than $40 away. We now are doing a bottle drive for the gorillas …Read More

Read More

Family Night to Celebrate Earth Day

We are happy to invite all of our families and friends to our Earth Day Celebration on Tuesday, April 21st from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm. Our Nature Education Instructor, Julia Liljegren and our students have put together some fun and informative activities and displays for all to enjoy. We will learn about the history …Read More

Read More

Community Service and Fundraiser Projects

Upper Elementary is having a community service project for the month of April.  It is a food drive for Gleaners Food Bank.  We are collecting food for our community who can’t afford to buy food or are in hard times.  We will be taking the donations to Gleaners, April 2th, 2009.  People need our help …Read More

Read More

Embracing Humankind

What does diversity mean for me? What does diversity mean for my child? How do I give my children the tools they need to work in the world outside my home and small community? Will my child be comfortable in the Global Economy? Join Julie Harrison, Multicultural Respect Trainer/Consultant and long time Montessorian along with …Read More

Read More

Montessori Philosophy, Fundraising and Community

A little history, Maria Montessori first opened her Children’s House in the slums of Rome to serve impoverished children who had been left wandering the streets while their parents worked. Montessori schools have been held in churches, villages and even refugee camps. Dr. Montessori has been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize and the Montessori …Read More

Read More

Maple Tree Montessori Enrollment Open House

Maple Tree Montessori Academy will be holding an informative Open House on the first Saturday of each month…March through May 2009, from 11:00 – 2:00. Parents may tour the classrooms, meet teachers and ask questions. We are currently enrolling for Fall 2009 and we encourage all interested parents to take this opportunity to become familiar …Read More

Read More