Spring has sprung! With a new season comes a host of new activities at NAMCC this April.
Monday, April 13th: Cardinal’s Home Opener
Today, we will be celebrating the Cardinal’s Home Opener. Children may wear their Cardinal Red to school. Let’s root, root, root for the home team!
Monday, April 20th through Tuesday, April 21st: Pre-School Graduation
We look forward to celebrating our graduates this Spring. Individual pictures and a class picture will be taken on the morning of April 20th. Children will wear a cap and gown for these pictures. Graduation will be outside at Casa Dia Montessori, Kinswood on May 21 at 7:00 pm. All guests are encouraged to bring a lawn chair for the Graduation Ceremony. Light snacks will be served.
Monday, April 20th through Friday, April 24th: Parent/Teacher Conferences
Parent/Teacher Conferences will be held this week for rooms 3-6. Please remember to sign up for either a phone or in-person conference. Sign-up sheets will be available on the door of your child’s class or you may call for an appointment.
Wednesday, April 29th through Thursday, April 30th: Forever Memories Photos
Our friends from Forever Memories will be here to photograph the children on April 29th and 30th. They will provide fun vintage-style clothing for the children to dress up in. All children will be photographed and the proofs will be available the following week. There is no obligation to purchase the photos.
Monday, April 13th through Friday, April 17th: Parent/Teacher Conferences
Parent/teacher conferences will be held this week. Sign-up sheets for available times will be out on the door of your child’s room the first week of April. Parents do not need to bring anything when they come to the parent teacher conference. Your child’s conference will be on its respective day:
- Monday: Room PK3
- Tuesday: Room PK4
- Wednesday: Room 2B
- Thursday: Room PK5
- Friday: Kindergarten
The teachers will be reviewing how far the child has come developmentally since the fall, as well as what Montessori lessons the child has mastered. The teachers will present some examples of the child’s work progress (e.g. work sheets, spelling papers and drawings).
Thursday, April 2nd:Parent-Child Afternoon
Parents will have the opportunity to visit the school from 3:00 – 5:30 p.m. to visit their children and show them how proud they are of their achievements. Parents must be prepared to stay for at least a half an hour.
Monday, April 6th through Friday, April 17th:Spring Conferences
Parent/teacher conferences for twos, primary, and kindergarten classes will be held these two weeks. Please check with your child’s classroom’s sign-up sheet for available conference times.
Sunday, April 12th through Saturday, April 18th: Week of the Young Child
This week we will be celebrating the Week of the Young Child. This year’s theme is “Celebrating Our Youngest Learners.”
Tuesday, April 21st through Wednesday, April 22nd: School Pictures
School pictures for infants, toddlers, and two year olds will be taken Tuesday, April 21st. Primary and kindergarten photos will be taken Wednesday, April 22nd. Parents may send a change of clothes for their children to change into after photos are done. Proofs will be available for order April 27th.