All Families

  1. RE-REGISTRATION packages will be distributed to current students on Wed, Feb 20th.  The deadline to submit your re-registration application is Tues, March 5th.  If you wish to speak with the Head of School regarding your child’s re-registration, please set up an appointment through Jeanne.
  2. PROFESSIONAL DAY Reminder that tomorrow Fri, Feb 1st is a Professional Day.  Classes will not be in session.
  3. PARENT OBSERVATIONS are scheduled for Mon, Feb 4th to Thurs, Feb 7th (and Fri, Feb 8th for Casa). Sign-up sheets are posted on the office bulletin board.
  4. FAMILY DAY is Mon, Feb 11th.  Classes will not be in session.
  5. OPEN HOUSE Our next Open House is scheduled for Wed, Feb 6th.  This is a great opportunity for prospective families to see our school, wander around inside the  classrooms and meet our wonderful teachers.  Please pass it along to friends and family.
  6. MOJA COFFEE FUNDRAISER We are pleased to announce our Monthly Coffee Mornings brought to you by Moja Coffee and the Wentzel Family!  Maria will be in our lobby on the first Monday of each month beginning Mon, Feb 4th to help start your day with a delicious cup of coffee.  Moja coffee will be available for purchase at that time.  This is a fundraising effort that directly impacts your child’s classroom.  Coffee bean sales = classroom materials and classroom materials = a prepared and happy learning environment!  Enjoy!

Casa

  1. MONTHLY CALENDAR If you require a paper copy of the monthly calendar in addition to the Weekly Memo and Annual Calendar, please let Jeanne know.
  2. MARIANA’S CASA WORKSHOPS Attached please find information on the next sessions of Mariana’s Family Workshops.  Registration deadline for the February session is Mon, Feb 4th.  RSVP as soon as possible to avoid disappointment!  At this point we do not have enough participants to move forward with the February session.
  3. PARENT ED NIGHT (Casa) is scheduled for Wed, Feb 13th “Guiding Your Child to the Real World”  What is the child’s real world?  How can you help your child prepare for it?  Please join us for a fun and informative evening creating home activities for you and your child following the Montessori philosophy.  We will also be presenting a video about technology and video games – how they affect our brain and how to balance them with nature.

Kindergarten

  1. SALEEMA NOON On Fri, Feb 8th, Brandy, a respected sexual health educator from Saleema Noon’s team, will be visiting the K-Year 6 students and parents at North Star Montessori.  She will be speaking on the topic of sexual health.  Information letters were placed in family pockets on Mon, Jan 28th.  Please let Jeanne know if you require an additional copy.  Brandy will speak with parents from 8:15-9:15am.  Students will be permitted to enter the Casa classrooms between 8:10-8:15 so that parents can attend the meeting.  Please RSVP to Jeanne so that we can organize seating.
  2. PIZZA LUNCH Our next hot pizza lunch is scheduled for Fri, Feb 8th.  The pizza money envelopes and order forms will be available at the front office on Mon, Feb 4th and Tues, Feb 5th.
  3. PARENT ED NIGHT (Casa) is scheduled for Wed, Feb 13th “Guiding Your Child to the Real World”  What is the child’s real world?  How can you help your child prepare for it?  Please join us for a fun and informative evening creating home activities for you and your child following the Montessori philosophy.  We will also be presenting a video about technology and video games – how they affect our brain and how to balance them with nature.

Elementary

  1. SALEEMA NOON On Fri, Feb 8th, Brandy, a respected sexual health educator from Saleema Noon’s team, will be visiting the K-Year 7 students and parents at North Star Montessori.  She will be speaking on the topic of sexual health.   Information letters were placed in family pockets on Mon, Jan 28th.  Please let Jeanne know if you require an additional copy.   Brandy will speak with parents from 8:15-9:15am.  Students will be permitted to enter the Casa classrooms between 8:10-8:15 so that parents can attend the meeting.  Please RSVP to Jeanne so that we can organize seating.
  2. PIZZA LUNCH Our next hot pizza lunch is scheduled for Fri, Feb 8th.  The pizza money envelopes and order forms will be available at the front office on Mon, Feb 4th and Tues, Feb 5th.