Montessori Buzz – Dec. 3, 2019

Dear MA Families & Friends, You’re receiving your Buzz a bit early today because of our Winter Concert tonight at Forest City Community Church. We hope to see you there! TODAY: The Winter Concert at 4 p.m. Join us tonight at 4 p.m. for our annual Winter Concert at Forest City Community Church – 3725 Bostwick […]

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Montessori Buzz – Nov. 26, 2019

Dear MA Families & Friends,  Reminder: Our Winter Concert is next Tuesday! Our Winter Concert is only a week away! RSVPs are due Thursday. Please note the time of this year’s performance — it starts at 4 p.m. The students performing will be bused there earlier in the day. There is no after-school Extended Hours […]

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Montessori Buzz – Nov. 19, 2019

Dear MA Families & Friends, Early / Extended Hours Program – Occasional Use Invoices This is a reminder that invoices for occasional use of the Early / Extended Hours program are sent home to participating families following the end of each month.  Invoices for October were sent home with students on November 8 and are […]

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Montessori Buzz – Nov. 12, 2019

Updated 2019: Weather-related school closure policy  The school follows the Thames Valley District School Board in the event of weather-related school closures – if the public school board closes its administrative offices and all city schools, Montessori Academy will close, too.  As noted in your printed Year at a Glance Calendar, in the event of […]

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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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Montessori Buzz – Nov. 5, 2019

Dear MA Families & Friends,  Elementary & Junior High Remembrance Day Assembly is Friday Please join us for our annual Remembrance Day Assembly Friday starting at 9:15 a.m. at Colborne Street United Church Gymnasium. Our Junior High band and all choirs are performing in the assembly, so please ensure your performer comes dressed in the […]

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Montessori Buzz – Oct. 29, 2019

Dear MA Families & Friends,   Photo retakes on Friday Photo Retake Day is this Friday, November 1, at 8:30 a.m. All students are to sign in at the Front Desk, as photos will be taken on a first come, first served basis. Tameka will have a sheet available for you.  Testing urgent messaging Thursday morning […]

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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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Montessori Buzz – Oct. 22, 2019

Dear MA Families & Friends,     Reminder: Friday is a PD Day There is no school for the students on Friday.   Photo Retakes: contact the Front Desk If you wish for your child/ren to have their photos retaken, please contact Tameka at 519-433-9121 or email reception@montessori.on.ca to let her know.  Artisan Bazaar – Winter Edition Please join […]

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Montessori Buzz – Oct. 15, 2019

Dear MA Families & Friends, MA Parent Portal Last week, we announced the launch of our MA Parent Portal!  Letters were sent home to all MA families with information about the system and instructions for logging in. A copy of the letter can be found here (PDF). If you have not yet logged in to the […]

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