Tim Seldin, the president of the Montessori Foundation, discusses the question “What do children really get out of a Montessori education?”
Don’t miss out on the chance to snap up some great new books at the FMS Book Fair. All proceeds support the PTO.
FMS Multipurpose Room
Wednesday, October 3 — Friday, October 5
7:45am – 5:30pm
Stopping by campus for a parent-teacher conference? Check out the book selection while you’re here, and feel free to bring your child along. From 11:30am to 5:30pm ...Read More →
Because of the decline in property assessed value and related tax revenues, libraries in the city of Henderson have had to cut staff, hours, programs and materials. Without an increase in the library tax rate, two libraries will have to close completely and further reductions and eliminations will occur.
The proposed annual tax increase of $.02 (2 cents) will help offset the 30 percent loss of library revenue and help keep the libraries open and functioning at their current level.
Tom Fay, ...Read More →
We are excited to announce that Certified Parent Instructor Dr. Maria Cavalle will again be offering informative parenting workshops at Foothills Montessori School.
If you are interested in attending any of the workshops, you can sign up at the Front Office, or contact Dr. Cavalle at (760) 807-4144 or email@example.com.
From Sassy to Respectful: Raising Respectful Kids
Monday, October 8 (9:00-10:30am)
Handling Sibling Rivalry
Monday, October 22 (9:00-10:30am)
Effective Communication Between Parent and Child
Monday, November 5 (9:00-10:30am)
Teens: You Gotta Love ‘Em
Friday, ...Read More →
For your convenience, DragonRidge Country Club is now offering fun half-day and full-day camps to keep your child active after school, on half-days, and on school breaks. Activities include tennis, soccer, yoga, football, basketball, dodgeball, kickball, swimming, crafts, games, theme days and more. All camps are led by certified instructors who pick up your child from Foothills Montessori for your convenience. Dates coincide with the Foothills Montessori School calendar.
DragonRidge Country Club is located in MacDonald Highlands, down the street from ...Read More →
We are pleased to announce that beginning on Tuesday, September 11, Foothills Montessori will begin offering catered lunches every week from Tuesday to Friday.
Selected vendors are Panda Express, Chef On The Go and Jesse’s Pizza and schedule is as follows:
Tuesday: Panda Express
Wednesday: Chef On The Go
Thursday: Chef On The Go
Friday: Jesse’s Pizza
Last Friday would have been the 142nd birthday of Maria Montessori, the first female doctor in Italy and the founder of a system of education that is now practiced in an estimated 20,000 schools worldwide.
Google.com, the all-powerful search engine, is the Internet’s most-visited site (close rivals with Facebook, natch); an estimated 700 million saw the Google doodle celebrating Montessori’s birth last Friday (August 31, 2012). Perhaps one of them was in India, searching for the latest movie times; or in ...Read More →
Did you notice something familiar as you searched online for a pizza place last Friday night? Google honored the 142nd birthday of Maria Montessori with a special home page doodle illustrating traditional Montessori materials.
Google co-founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page are only two of the many accomplished alumni of her hands-on, inspiring educational method.Read More →