Welcome to a new school year!

We are so excited about this school year and really looking forward to getting to know you and your child, and working with all of you.  Let's have a fabulous year together!

Daily schedule

9:03 - 9:15 AM    Car line and greeting

9:15 - 10:00 AM      Montessori work

10:00 - 10:15 AM      Circle time (songs, calendar)

10:15 - 10:30 AM      Snack

10:30 - 11:00 AM      Playground

11:00 - 11:30 AM        Classroom and Outdoor Learning Area

11:30 - 11:45 AM       Circle time (story, sharing, music and movement)

11:45 - 12:00 PM     Dismissal

12:00 - 12:30 PM Lunch

12:30 - 12:45 PM Quiet time (reading books)

12:45 - 1:15 PM Playground

1:15 - 1:30 PM Dismissal

Volunteering

Parents can volunteer during art (includes cooking) and library days on Tuesdays (2-Day class) and Wednesdays (3-Day class).  Please see SignUpGenius through our website for the schedules.  These activities will begin around 9:20 AM, soon after the car line ends.  For the library day, you can bring a couple books you would like to read to the children or pick a few books from our library.  Parents Show and Tell is another volunteer opportunity.  If you would like to share your talents, skills, profession, interests, etc, please sign up on the school website. 

 

Monthly topics for cultural studies

March

  • Spring Season

  • National Nutrition Month

  • Read Across America

  • Africa

April

  • Earth Day

  • Week of the Young Child

  • Europe

May

  • Mother's Day

  • National Fitness & Sports Month

  • South America

June

  • Father's Day

  • Academic Year Closing Ceremonies

October

  • World

  • Fall Season

November

  • National Children's Book Week

  • Thanksgiving Celebration

  • North America

December

  • Holiday Program

  • Antarctica

January

  • New Year's Day

  • Winter Season

  • Australia/New Zealand

February

  • President's Day

  • Chinese New Year

  • Asia

 

Contacting us

If you have any questions or comments, we very much encourage you to contact us!  The best time to talk to us is during pick-up, between 1:15 PM - 1:30 PM.  Or you may leave a written message using the notepad found on top of the shelf right outside the classroom. You may also leave a message for us at the office or can email us at junko@mariposamontessori.org, irma@mariposamontessori.org, or naheed@mariposamontessori.org and we will get back to you at our earliest convenience.