November Open Observation Month and Much More

School has been in session for two months…are your children happy, learning, growing academically and socially? Is your experience of school everything you would wish for your child and your family? If you are considering a change, you are wishing for a warm, nurturing and stimulating environment for your child…please consider visiting our school. November […]

Montessori or Homeschooling

Many parents, having decided that the public school system (including charter schools) does not offer a desirable learning environment for their child, consider many alternative educational systems including Montessori and homeschooling. As you look at the various options of public, parochial and private education, homeschooling can seem quite attractive. It allows parents control over their […]

Parent Study Group Montessori Language

Maple Tree Montessori’s head teacher in the preschool & kindergarten classroom, Julie Harrison will be presenting and hosting an educational discussion group “Montessori Language Development”. This discussion will cover Phonics, Reading, Grammar, Composition and Handwriting from preschool through the upper elementary programs. It will also include information about our Project Read tutoring program. Ms. Julie […]

Parenting Workshop with Chick Moorman

Join us Saturday, March 9th from 1:00 – 4:00 for a wonderful and inspiring workshop “Parent Talk: Words that Empower, Words that Wound”. The cost is $20.00 per person or $30.00 per couple. See you there! moorman-event-web-v3

No School

Wednesday, February 27th…No School today.  Enjoy your day and stay safe and warm.

Chick Moorman “Transformational Parenting” Workshop

Maple Tree Montessori is excited to welcome back “Parent Talk” author and gifited speaker, Chick Moorman. Chick will present a workshop “Transformational Parenting”  at Maple Tree Montessori in Brighton, Michigan on Saturday, March 24th from 1:00 – 4:00. The cost of this wonderful parenting workshop is $20.00 per person / $30.00 per couple. Scholarships help […]

Maple Tree Montessori Elementary and Preschool Enrollment

Spring? is here and at Maple Tree Montessori in Brighton Michigan, enrollment season is in full swing! Our amazing Montessori Elementary Classrooms are almost full for Fall 2012 and Summer Camp and Preschool are filling up fast. We encourage all interested parents to contact our school (810)225-8321 or email us at for information or […]

Parent Night

Fall is around the corner and our 1st day of school at Maple Tree Montessori academy is coming soon. Our teachers are busy getting everything ready for their students. We have moved our Elementary classrooms, cleaned, sorted and organized our Montessori materials, and bought our supplies. Maple Tree is nearly ready for the 2011 / 2012 […]

Maria Montessori, Bill Millett and Early Childhood Education

Concerned residents of Livingston County were recently told that investment in Early Childhood education is crucial to a strong, healthy adult, a competitive workforce and prosperous United States and an innovative world.  At the Bill Millett  presentatation, which included Early Childhood educators and supporters and also members of the Brighton and Howell area business communities, we […]

Stewards of Children

Maple Tree Montessori Academy will be hosting the Child Abuse Prevention Council of Livingston County’s very important workshop “Stewards of Children” This crucial event is open to all parents, grandparents and caregivers of children. The workshop addresses the sensitive issues of child abuse and the fact that it is not likely to be committed by […]