Guide on the Side: December 9, 2021

Winter will officially be here on December 21st. That marks the solstice- the shortest day of the year. We talk often about the change in seasons and position of the sun and earth. This is a momentous occasion for us- the shortest day of light. In our classrooms we celebrate this change of season in a variety of ways.

Guide on the Side October 26, 2021

We anticipate powering through our muddy weather. The rain forecast is stopped for Thursday, so we hope we will stay dry from above. With all of the most recent rain, it does mean that our yard will be quite muddy. We anticipate that adults and children will all want to wear boots if possible.

Guide on the Side: October 6, 2021

I will be linking our Coffee Talks from last year. These are short informational videos about Montessori, and your child’s experience at SMMS. We recommend you take the time to watch them to understand more about Montessori.

Guide on the Side, Sept. 17, 2021

Parent Teacher Conferences Our parent teacher conferences are on the schedule for October 4th. Please use the following link to sign up for your meeting with your child’s teacher. https://forms.gle/VQsSZxwDYBMesuSU9 Our Calendar Our most up to date calendar can be found online at this link: https://calendar.google.com/calendar/u/2?cid=c3Byb3V0aW5nbWluZHNtb250ZXNzb3Jpc2Nob29sQGdtYWlsLmNvbQ  This will be updated with any SMFA meetings, events…

Guide on the Side: August 29, 2021

THE LATEST EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR THE SMMS COMMUNITY UPCOMING DATES August 30th – September 3rd -Mid-Summer Break, no school September 6th -Labor Day, no school September 14th– SMFA Meeting 7PM Our first week of break is here. I hope those who are home are enjoying their relaxing time and those at camp are enjoying…

Guide on the Side: July 30, 2021

THE LATEST EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR THE SMMS COMMUNITY UPCOMING DATESAugust 30th – September 3rd -Mid-Summer Break, no schoolSeptember 6th -Labor Day, no school Routine Routine Routine! This past week has been such a great time to build routines and get to know all the new students. We are so excited to have the first…

Guide on the Side: July 24, 2021

THE LATEST EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR THE SMMS COMMUNITY UPCOMING DATESJuly 26th- First full day of school, extended day opensAugust 30th – September 3rd -Mid-Summer Break, no schoolSeptember 6th -Labor Day, no school Welcome to the new school year! We will keep our first newsletter short and sweet- We have stepped off on the right…

Guide on the Side: May 30, 2021

THE LATEST EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR THE SMMS COMMUNITY UPCOMING DATES May 31st-School Closed, Memorial Day June 1st-Last day to sign up for summer camp June 7th-Spring Photo Day June 24th-Last student day of the 2020-2021 School Year Plans for the new SMMS campus Our school year is winding down, and the spring air is…

Guide on the Side: April 25, 2021

THE LATEST EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR THE SMMS COMMUNITY  UPCOMING DATES May 3rd-7th -Teacher Appreciation Week (parents, please check email) May 12th-14th – Spring Parent Teacher Conferences May 31st-School Closed, Memorial Day WHOLE SCHOOL NOTICES We have a few select openings in all our classrooms for next school year to reach our enrollment goals. We…

Guide on the Side: April 18, 2021

THE LATEST EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR THE SMMS COMMUNITY  UPCOMING DATES April 22nd- Earth Day May 3rd-7th -Teacher Appreciation Week May 12th-14th – Spring Parent Teacher Conferences May 31st- School Closed, Memorial Day WHOLE SCHOOL NOTICES We have a few select openings in all our classrooms for next school year to reach our enrollment goals.…