Agenda | Next 7 Days

January 20, 2020
January 21, 2020
  • Toddler Lunch - Apple and butternut squash soup

    January 21, 2020

    Apple and butternut squash soup with alphabet pasta and fresh whole-grain French baguette. Served with fresh organic seasonal fruit.

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January 22, 2020
  • Toddler Lunch - Naan pizza

    January 22, 2020

    Whole wheat naan pizza with homemade organic red sauce, organic mozzarella cheese and fresh cucumber coins, carrot sticks, celery sticks, and ranch dressing. Served with seasonal fruit.

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  • Pizza Lunch - PRI/ELEM/MS

    January 22, 2020

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  • Fitness- LE, UE, MS (2nd Quarter Ends)

    January 22, 2020

    LE Group #1: 9:00-9:45am
    UE Group #1: 10:00-10:45am
    UE Group #2: 11:00-11:45am
    LE Group #2: 1:30-2:15pm
    MS: 2:30-3:45pm

    Location: Crescendo (all groups)

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January 23, 2020
  • Toddler Lunch - Veggie tacos

    January 23, 2020

    Warm soft vegetarian taco with cheese and grape tomatoes, sliced avocado with ranch dressing. Served with fresh organic seasonal fruit.

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January 24, 2020
  • Elem Ski Trip 2 of 3

    January 24, 2020

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  • Toddler Lunch - Veggie "Pigs in a blanket"

    January 24, 2020

    Pigs in a blanket, organic vegetarian sausage (hot dog) wrapped in a croissant and baked sweet potato tots. Served with fresh organic seasonal fruit.

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Stay up to date with all the news and happenings at Princeton Montessori!

First Family Skate Night a Big Success!

Skate Night was a success! About 75 members of our Princeton Montessori School community – ranging in age from 1st year Primary all the way to Alumni – came out to enjoy this fun evening together!! It was a community building event, including cross-program connections between the students. Thank you to all who participated!

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Toddlers Lunches

Princeton Montessori School is excited to announce that we’ve distributed a collection of recipes, featuring organic, vegetarian, locally-sourced, and nut-free meals from our popular Toddler Lunch program. The lunch program, now in its eighth year, began with the Toddler teachers cooking one meal per week for the students and has grown into a daily lunch ...

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Parent Education Opportunity

Positive Discipline Parent Workshop – Saturday, February 8th; 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Presented by Kathy Chrzan, Positive Discipline Parent Coach and Educator Coach – Click here to RSVP by January 31 – As a parent, you face one of the most challenging (and rewarding) roles of your life. No matter how much you love ...

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Art in America

This year’s theme in the Art Program is ‘Art in America’.  This culturally rich theme gives students the opportunity to explore themes, traditions, practices, and the historical perspective that make the arts in America so exciting.  The children are getting to know the works of well-known American artists, such as Georgia O’Keeffe, Alexander Calder, and ...

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Middle School Theater Workshop

As part of our Middle School curriculum, each year the students participate in a week-long theatre workshop culminating in a performance on Friday night for family and friends. The performance  builds confidence and teaches valuable practical life skills such as public speaking. Participation is required for all Middle School students, which is unique to our program as in most Middle Schools, theatre is ...

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A Trip to the Museum

Lower Elementary students visited the Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia in support of their science studies.  This museum is a part of Drexel University. Visiting the museum gave students the opportunity to explore various aspects of geography, history, and zoology included in the Lower Elementary curriculum. In the Bugs to Butterflies discovery, students investigated invertebrates through role-playing activities, museum ...

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Holiday Happenings

December was a month filled with community service activities, special celebrations, a surprise snowfall, and holiday-themed work. The month ended with a joyful winter concert. Enjoy a slideshow of the fun! . (be sure to click HD and watch full-screen!) Primary students sing Frosty the Snowman at the Winter concert.

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Se habla español

Students at Princeton Montessori School have the opportunity to learn Spanish in a consolidated and consistent way from Primary through 8th grade, as Lower School teacher, Olga Soto, and Upper School teacher, Nuria Perez, work hand in hand in creating a dynamic progression to second language mastery using best practices and the latest research in language acquisition ...

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A holiday concert at Acorn Glen

The Upper Elementary Chorus took a trip to Acorn Glen, an assisted living residence in Princeton. Directed by Mr. Mitnick and accompanied by Ms. Miller, the students performed a special concert for the residents. It was a wonderful experience for all!     –  

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Hour of Code

The Hour of Code takes place each year during Computer Science Education Week. The Hour of Code is a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify “code“, to show that anybody can learn the basics, and to broaden participation in the field of computer science. On Friday, December 13th, Chris Sullivan, Amazon employee and PMonts parent, visited the Upper ...

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Middle School Video Chats with a School in France

Our Middle School students were recently offered a wonderful opportunity to video chat with an 8th grade class in Montauban, France. Current Upper Elementary parent, Cynthia Hill, is a long-time friend of their English teacher, Laurence Marlier. As a result of that connection, we were able to engage in a lively conversation with students from ...

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ProSkate Family Outing

Princeton Montessori School families are invited to a special event! – Family Skate Night . Sunday, January 12th, 5:15-7:15 PM – ProSkate Arena in Monmouth Junction – Join us for our first Family Skate Night! A fun event for Princeton Montessori families to get together for an evening of ice skating. – Tickets $8 (includes skate rental) Day-of tickets may ...

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Building Community

The Middle School students led our second School Spirit Day of the year. Students and teachers in the Primary, Elementary and Middle School programs broke into small groups for community building activities. The group members got to know each other by playing two games about their names and their preferences for various things.  It was a ...

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Introduction to Montessori

Did you miss it?  This past Saturday, the school offered an in-depth look at what a Montessori education at Princeton Montessori School is.   The outline included:   – What is Montessori? Who was Dr. Montessori? What are the beliefs of the philosophy that informs the teaching, classroom design, and curriculum? What is the curriculum at each level? ...

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Get in the spirit of Giving

Holiday Giving Drive The Parent Association’s Community Service Committee invites you to participate in our annual Holiday Giving Drive, which benefits two organizations – The Children’s Home Society of New Jersey and the CYO.  In addition to helping our less fortunate youth in Mercer county, these activities are designed to teach our children about the needs of others, ...

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Spending Time Together

2019 Fall Visit Days – The fall classroom visit days were a big success! These visit days allowed guests to enjoy treasured one-on-one time in the classroom for Primary and Elementary students. Infant and Toddler students had a morning sing along, and Middle School students hosted a Science Fair.  – Watch a slideshow of the fun! –  

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Infant/Toddler Sing Along

Mrs. Wasden led the Infant and Toddler children, and their parents and friends, in a morning Sing Along. The children danced and sang and enjoyed this special event. It was a fun time to come together and start the day in an upbeat way!  –         ––      

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Middle School Science Fair

Middle School students shared their month-long science experiments with parents, fellow students, and faculty at the Science Fair. Students selected an idea to test based on their individual interests, and worked in class to design a project and form a hypothesis to test the idea.  Students identified independent variables, controlled variables, and dependent variables, wrote detailed ...

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The Middle School students took a field trip to the Barnes Foundation in Philadelphia as an extension of their art studies. They went to view an important exhibit, 30 Americans, as part of our “Art in America” theme for the year. The Foundation hosts the collection of Philadelphia art collector Albert C. Barnes (1872–1951) who chartered the ...

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Middle School Workshop

The Middle School IB Humanities curriculum follows a three year cycle, with all grades studying the concepts simultaneously. This year, our focus on ancient civilizations was supported by a workshop from Practical Primitive, a local company that specializes in providing hands-on experiences with the tools, supplies, and activities of daily living that would have been utilized by ...

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About PMonts

The Montessori Method of education, developed by Dr. Maria Montessori, is a child-centered educational approach based on scientific observations of children from birth to adulthood.

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