Response to water testing news reports

Earlier this week news outlets reported on lead levels in the water at daycares and schools across Ontario. Health Canada has made a new recommendation in 2019 that lead levels should be 5 ppb, whereas the current provincial  standard is 10 ppb.  The report included a link to search schools and daycares by name to see […]

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Fibre optics installation Thursday & Friday

Dear MA Families & Friends,    Starting Thursday morning around 7 a.m., the installation of fibre optic lines at our downtown buildings will begin. This will cause traffic disruptions around our Office, Elementary, Waterloo Central and Junior High buildings.    Because of the nature of the work and the number of buildings the installation affects, […]

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Bird, Bee & Butterfly garden update

By Lisa Eastick, Literacy Enrichment Teacher, Plant Whisperer If you haven’t taken a peek at our Montessori Bird, Bee & Butterfly Garden recently, it would be worth a trip to the Elementary courtyard to see what’s in bloom. This week, we had some fun re-creating the picture of the garden (taken in the late spring) […]

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Official statement: Online allegations against Montessori Academy

Online allegations against Montessori Academy of London Dear MA Families and Friends, Recently a person unknown to the school left messages and reviews of the school on various social media platforms, claiming that some time over a decade ago his friend had a negative experience as a student here. We have made numerous requests that […]

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Board begins recruitment cycle

Board begins recruitment cycle Dear Montessori Academy Families and Friends, The school seeks three new members to join the Board to Governors to replace departing members next year.  Our bylaws require that two of these three vacancies are filled with volunteers from the community at large. However, there will be a vacancy for a parent volunteer […]

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ECE Supply Staff 2018-2019

Supply Staff – Early Childhood Educators Montessori Academy of London (MA) provides something unique in London: high-quality traditional Montessori education that truly puts the needs of the child first. To support our team of highly qualified Toddler and Casa staff, MA seeks Supply Teachers with early childhood education experience to work on a casual, part-time […]

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Yard Staff 2018-2019

 Yard Staff for the 2018-2019 School Year Do you enjoy working with children and a fun, energetic environment? Montessori Academy of London seeks candidates for yard/playtime staff to supervise students over lunch 11:15 am-1:45 pm (Pre-school/Casa) or 11:45 am -1:45 pm (Grade 1 – Junior High) and after school 3:30-5:30 pm.  We require candidates to […]

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FUNDRAISING & FOUNDATION NEWS

School Garden Project – Walter J. Blackburn Foundation Over the summer the garden gnomes will be busy building a new Greenhouse and Perennial garden at our Elementary location thanks to a grant from the Walter J. Blackburn Foundation! The purpose of the project is to contribute to a healthier and greener environment by practising sustainable […]

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Summer Hours 2018

Summer Hours start Tuesday, July 3 – Monday-Friday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. We hope all our families and friends enjoy a fun, relaxing summer!! See you on Tuesday, September 4!

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Montessori Buzz – June 19, 2018

A few reminders … and photos galore! Dear MA Families & Friends, Educating Change-Makers! Hot off the presses…. Today the Junior 1 students hosted Councillor Tanya Park – our ward Councillor, who is also running for London City Mayor. The students wrote her letters recently to ask her to install recycling bins in Piccadilly Park. […]

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