Agenda | Next 7 Days

May 27, 2019
May 28, 2019
  • Toddler Lunch: Naan pizza and broccoli

    May 28, 2019

    Naan bread pizza with homemade organic tomato sauce, fresh basil, pepper, organic mozzarella cheese, and broccoli. Served with seasonal fruit.

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May 29, 2019
  • 8th Grade Community Project Exhibit

    May 29, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am
    Summit Room

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  • Golf Fitness: LE, UE, MS

    May 29, 2019

    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

    Rain Location: Crescendo (all groups)

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  • Toddler Lunch: Yogurt/fruit parfait with granola

    May 29, 2019

    Red, white and blue organic yogurt parfait. Organic vanilla yogurt with fresh organic strawberries, blueberries and organic plain granola. Served with cheddar cheese sticks and Annie’s organic bunny graham crackers.

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  • Pizza Lunch - PRI/ELEM/MS

    May 29, 2019

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May 31, 2019
  • ELEM/MS Field Day

    May 31, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

    Rain Date 5/19/10

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Faculty Appreciation Lunch

The faculty and staff took a break from their in-service day to enjoy a delicious lunch provided by parents. The room was beautifully decorated and an amazing assortment of food was laid out. There was even a fun photo booth with props! The staff felt appreciated, cared for, and connected to the parents who so generously participated or ...

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Outdoor Adventure

Each year, the Upper Elementary students take an overnight camping trip to Camp Bernie in Port Murray, NJ.  This trip offers children an opportunity to gain a sense of independence with the freedom to be themselves, while spending time outdoors and learning more about their natural surroundings. The students experienced rock climbing, a low ropes course and ...

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Students Explore Sandy Hook and the National Park

LE students visited Brookdale’s Ocean Institute in Highlands, NJ, to explore Sandy Hook and the surrounding national park. The students had the opportunity to use seining nets to collect a variety of coastal creatures from the bay, observe them, and then safely return them to their home. Students where able to make real-world connections to the Biology curriculum, while ...

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Farm-to-School

On May 17th the Middle School and Upper Elementary students took their spring field-trip to the Cherry Valley Co-op to continue with the “Farm to School” program. The glorious weather offered a perfect backdrop for connecting the learning from their ecology classes with the realities of food production on an organic farm. – The Upper Elementary ...

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View the Recent Common Ground Presentation

“Prepare the child for the path and not the path for the child.” Princeton Common Ground held a community lecture and Educators’ workshop, Understanding the Emotional Needs of Children and Adults, on May 14 at the Pennington School. The evening lecture, Suicide Can Touch Anyone: A Real Conversation About Suicide Prevention, included a panel of experts from ...

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Congratulations Class of 2019

Graduation and Primary Recognition is a milestone that calls for celebration! We wish our 8th Grade students all the best as they complete their Princeton Montessori School education and head off to High School.  Gordon Grandbouche, Gloria Liu, Torrey Matlock Jr., Amna Kazmi, Gerard Monteiro   Middle School Graduation will be held Saturday, June 8th at ...

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Spending Time Together

2019 Spring Visit Days – The spring 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, a morning sing along for Infant and Toddlers, and an up-beat Performance by the Middle School students.  – Watch a slideshow of the fun! –   

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CommonGround Book Series

The Rambusch Library and Lounge is an inviting space, created to serve the needs of parents and faculty in providing library resources and a place to connect. There is a large assortment of books for parents to enjoy, including all the books featured in the CommonGround lecture series that occurs throughout the year. – Princeton Common ...

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Art Across the Curriculum

We invite you to stop by during the Spring Visit Days, or any day after dismissal, to view the beautiful work on display in the school hallways. Third Year Primary, Elementary and Middle School students have been exploring this year’s art theme, Art Across the Curriculum, in their weekly art classes.  – Each month the art projects focused ...

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Middle School Career Speakers

Each month, our Middle School students welcome a current parent or member of the community to come in and speak about his or her profession and share information and insights with the MS students. Most recently, Zoe Horneck, mom to Primary students Greta and Escher, visited the student to share about her profession as a real ...

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Great Fun at the Trenton Thunder Family Outing

The weather held out and it turned out to be a beautiful spring afternoon for the family baseball outing.  Over 80 Princeton Montessori School parents and students turned out for the Trenton Thunder game against the Erie SeaWolves. HOS, Michelle Morrison, showed excellent form throwing out a first pitch, Montessori Dads gave it their all in ...

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Final School Spirit Day of the Year

It was a perfect spring morning. The sun was shining, trees were blooming and there was music in the air. On Thursday April 25th, Primary through Middle School children gathered to celebrate our fourth School Spirit Day for this year. These days are joyous celebrations which spiral our awareness from self to our community, to our school, ...

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Taking Care of the Earth

The first Earth Day was April 22, 1970. The idea was to raise awareness about our role in protecting our natural world and to educate and inspire people to protect the environment. Students at all levels can make a difference in helping our earth. – Children in the Primary Pansy room participated in a litter hunt activity for Earth Day. ...

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The Chicks have Hatched!

In early April an incubator and seven fertilized eggs arrived at Princeton Montessori School. The incubator was kept in the Ecology classroom along with a display of books and learning materials explaining what was going on inside the eggs.   Students from all levels stoped by to see the eggs. They were able to witness one of the greatest ...

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Spring Visit Days

– 2019 Spring Visit Days – May, 7, 8, 9 – This year’s Visit Days are special times where children may invite a guest to spend time with them either in the classroom or in a group setting, depending on the program. The guest can be a parent, friend, grandparent(s), or significant person in the child’s life. – ...

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Following the Child – Everything Eagle

This spring, the Primary After School students began following a pair of bald eagles, who ultimately laid two eggs in their nest at Duke Farms. They checked the Eagle Cam, a webcam installed on a tree adjacent to a Bald Eagle nest, daily and waited anxiously for the eggs to hatch. The big day(s) happened on March ...

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Montessori Musical – A Huge Success!

We culminated our 50th Anniversary celebration with a musical about the life and times of Maria Montessori. – The premiere performance of ‘The Montessori Story’ was a huge success! It has been a long-standing tradition of our school to host spring musicals that include our elementary and middle school students. This year, our talented Performing Arts ...

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Students Work to improve the footprint of our school

Princeton Montessori School’s Environmental Committee has committed to becoming an Eco-School through the National Wildlife Federation and is focused on working towards the Eco-Schools bronze award. The Environmental Committee is comprised of faculty, parents, and students, and was formed to study the ways that the school can become more eco-conscious. The committee’s main goal this year ...

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Primary third years tackle the long chains.

It is not uncommon to see the third year Primary students spread out in the hallways to complete their long chains.  The long chains are linear skip counting, cubing a number from 1-1000.  The short chains- squaring a number 1-100 are done in the classroom. After a child successfully completes the short chains they can begin ...

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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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