March 2020 Newsletter


Dear Parents,


March is here! Bring on Spring!!!


Calendar Dates:

March 5 Pajama Day!!!

March 8 Daylight Saving Time begins – Spring Forward!

March 10 Barbara Callahan – Parenting Series 9:15am

March 12 Bowling for our Extended Day students

March 13 Professional Day – no school

March 19 Muffins with MOM!

March 23-26 BOLD Food Drive

March 26 *Montessori Matters* The Math Curriculum - 9:15am


Looking ahead:

April 2 Parent Observation Day

April 6-9 Conferences


Pajama Day – March 5

Our favorite day of the year …Pajama Day! What could be more comfy than Pajama Day!!! Please allow your child to wear clean pajamas to school for this day. If you want to send slippers along, they may wear them inside.


Daylight Saving Time Begins - March 8 Spring Forward!


Barbara Callahan - Parenting Series- March 10

Please join us for another exciting conversation and info exchange with Barbara Callahan at 9:15am. This month she will be covering topics such as “Developing Positive Social Skills in Children.” We hope that you will join us!


Professional Day – March 13

March 13th is our Professional Day. There will be no school on this day. Enjoy!


MUFFINS with MOM! – March 19 – 8:30am

Please join us on Thursday, March 19th at 8:30am …….for some Muffins and Tea. Bring your child to School a little early and share some breakfast time with them in the gym! Meet some other wonderful families from 8:30am-9:00am. You can walk you child to class at 9:00am ….. and stay a little longer if you would like to visit with the moms! We really hope that you will join us!


BOLD Food Drive – March 23-26

We will be conducting a Food Drive to be delivered to The Connecticut Food Bank. Please help us teach our children about helping one another in our community while helping to feed those in need. The following is a list of items that we will be collecting. All canned goods that are current are welcome!


Christine’s Class: Canned Soup, Peanut Butter and Jelly

Kate’ Class: Pasta, Rice and Spaghetti Sauce, Cooking Oil

Suzy’s Class: Oatmeal, Pancake Mix, Syrup, Powdered Milk


Your contribution will make a big difference in this time of need, Thank You!


*Montessori Matters * – The Math Curriculum March 26th at 9:15am

Please join us to learn how we approach the Math curriculum with each individual child. Learning to recognize and work with numbers is great fun! This is a wonderful foundation that your child will use forever! We certainly hope that you will join us!


Re-Enrollment

Our Re-enrollment is now complete. I thank each family who has shared their child with us and has developed an understanding of how special a Montessori education is for their child. Our hope is that through this three year journey, each child will be curious, patient and confident in their abilities to discover the world and build lasting relationships with those they entrust. If you have any questions with the placement of your child for next year, please ask. We are here for you and your child.


Looking Ahead …………

*Parent Observation – April 2

What a wonderful opportunity for you and your child to enjoy their classroom! You child who is enrolled in the class will be thrilled to show you all that he/she has been working on this semester. We certainly hope that you will join us! Please mark your calendar for Thursday, April 2 for Parent Observation.


April 2 (Thursday) Parents of 3 and 4 year old children 9:00-10:30am

April 2 (Thursday) Parents of Extended Day students 1:00-2:30pm


Conferences: April 6-9

Spring Vacation: April 10-17



“Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds that you plant.”

-Robert Louis Stevenson

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