Agenda | Next 7 Days

June 1, 2016
  • Brick Farm Market Lunch

    June 1, 2016

    Week 1: Grilled chicken breast, gluten free mac and cheese, seasonal vegetable (contains dairy) Week 2: Meat loaf (all beef), mashed potatoes, seasonal vegetable Week 3: Gluten Free spinach and cheese lasagna, with jersey tomato marinara (contains dairy) Week 4: Roasted turkey breast, baked sweet potato fries, seasonal vegetable

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  • Summer Orientation: New to Program, New to School - Toddler & Primary Only

    June 1, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    * All Parents, Meeting

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  • MS RAIN DATE for Golf Fitness Field Trip

    June 1, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Golf Course

    RAIN DATE for MS Golf Fitness Course Field Trip (5/25). Will be from 9:00am-12:00pm if needed in lieu of normal 3:00-4:00pm schedule.

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  • UE Golf Fitness (Group 1)

    June 1, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
    Outside Field

    Crescendo in case of rain

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  • UE Golf Fitness (Group 2)

    June 1, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
    Outside Field

    Crescendo in case of rain

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  • LE Golf Fitness

    June 1, 2016 @ 1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
    Outside Field

    Crescendo in case of rain

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  • MS Golf Fitness

    June 1, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Outside Field

    Crescendo in case of rain; this is the RAIN DATE for the Course Field Trip on 5/25 and will be from 9:00am-12:00pm if needed

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  • Golf Fitness - LE, UE, MS (COURSE RAIN DATE)

    June 1, 2016

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June 2, 2016
  • Art Expo Pri / LE / UE / MS

    June 2, 2016 @ 8:45 am - 9:45 am
    R Crescendo

    Third year Primary, Junior I, Junior II and Middle School parents are invited the Annual Art Expo. Agenda: 8:45 - Opening and agenda 8:50 - Brief introduction by Carole 9:00 - Each program explains their work 9:15-9:45 - Students will guide their parents through a tour of their Artwork following the presentations. Bring children back to classroom when done. 9:45-10:00 - Coffee and snacks on patio (weather permitting) for parents only

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Montessori Education

A unique approach for 21st century learning

An approach based on children's intrinsic desire to learn

The Montessori method of education, developed by Dr. Maria Montessori, is a child-centered approach to learning based on scientific observations of children from birth through adulthood. It dates back to 1907 when Maria Montessori opened the “Casa dei Bambini,” or Children’s House in  Rome. Her unique philosophy sparked the interest of educators worldwide, and in the following decades Montessori schools opened throughout Europe and the rest of the world.

At the core of Montessori is the belief that the work of education is to shape the future of humanity, and that the human spirit is a precious and limitless thing to be nurtured and inspired.

Dr. Montessori’s method is time tested, with over 100 years of success in diverse cultures throughout the world.  Her tenants and practices, now popular in many of today’s educational models,  have been promoted by noted educators and scientists across time and place.

“An education capable of saving humanity is no small undertaking; it involves the spiritual development of man, the enhancement of his value as an individual, and the preparation of young people to understand the times in which they live.”

Maria Montessori

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Benefits of Montessori Education

Montessori education offers our children opportunities to develop their potential as they step out into the world as engaged, competent, responsible, and respectful citizens with an understanding and appreciation that learning is for life.

Montessori students enjoy freedom within limits. Working within parameters set by their teachers, students are active participants in deciding what their focus of learning will be. Montessorians understand that internal satisfaction drives the child’s curiosity and interest and results in joyous learning that is sustainable over a lifetime.

Students are supported in becoming active seekers of knowledge. Teachers provide environments where students have the freedom and the tools to pursue answers to their own questions. This fosters learners who value asking questions as much as answering them, and revel in the excitement of learning something new.

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What Sets Princeton Montessori Apart

Accredited at the highest level by the American Montessori Society

Led by a dedicated Head of School and engaged Board of Trustees

Staffed by a passionate team of faculty that surpasses the recommended teacher-to-student ratio set by the American Montessori Society (AMS)

Connected to PCTE, a world-renowned Montessori teacher training center as a lab school, ensuring the highest standard of a Montessori education

Set in a beautiful, natural, safe setting with state of the art learning environments

An experienced institution and a model for Montessori learning for nearly 50 years

Attended by healthy, happy, engaged, and connected families who strive to give their children the very best educational and developmental experiences available

Committed to providing the best in Montessori education and 21st Century Learning

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