Updates & Announcements

Lyonsgate Montessori Casa student extending the Montessori Pink Tower and Brown Stairs materials with Pattern Cards.

Lyonsgate Update Feb. 20, 2022

Good Morning Lyonsgate Families, We hope everyone had a fantastic long weekend and found time for great Family Day activities. Here are your updates of important dates, RSVPs, and news and info from your children’s teaching staff. This Week: Toddler Parent Education: Wednesday, Feb. 21, 3:00-3:30 p.m. Please enter through the grey door off the parking lot, and please resist the urge to peek into the playground for a quick wave. Casa Parent Education: Thursday, Feb. 22, 3:45-4:30. Your…


Lyonsgate Montessori Casa student working with the Montessori Metal Insets material.

Lyonsgate Update Feb. 12, 2024

Happy Monday Lyonsgate Families, A few notes for the week(s) ahead: Friday, Feb. 16, is a PD day and both Lyonsgate campuses are closed. Monday, Feb. 19, is the Family Day statutory holiday and both Lyonsgate campuses will be closed. See the Elementary section for RSVP and details about their Parent Education event this Thursday. Parent Education events for Toddler and Casa parents are next week on Wed., Feb. 21, and Thurs. Feb. 22, respectively. Toddler Casa Elementary Photo Gallery…


Lyonsgate Montessori Toddler student photo bomb.

Lyonsgate Update Feb. 5, 2024

Good Morning Lyonsgate Families, We have a few updates for you this week, but unfortunately no photo gallery. The illnesses that have been spreading amongst the children the last couple of weeks took down a few staff members last week too. Casa Open Classroom Observations: Parents of Casa students are invited to contact their child’s classroom guide to arrange a date and time for a 20 minute observation in your child’s Montessori classroom, during the morning work cycle. Please…


Lyonsgate Montessori Toddler student meeting with a teacher to discuss mopping strategies.

Lyonsgate Update Jan. 29, 2024

Hello Lyonsgate Families, A few upcoming dates to note as we head into February: Feb. 15: Elementary Parent Education (see Elementary section for details and RSVP) Feb. 16: PD Day Feb. 19: Family Day statutory holiday Toddler Casa Elementary Photo Gallery 2024.2025 Registration Payment and Signatures Thank you for your 2024.2025 registration form submissions. If you still need to make your initial payment, please do so as soon as possible. You can find the payment options and dates here:…


Lyonsgate Montessori Elementary student learning kickboxing during martial arts phys. ed.

Lyonsgate Update Jan. 22, 2024

Good Morning Lyonsgate Families, Reminder: this Friday, Jan. 26, is a PD Day and both Lyonsgate campuses will be closed. Toddler Casa Elementary Photo Gallery Construction Update: we had an exciting week last week as the Primary campus’s new roof and heating system installation moved to the rooftop above Lyonsgate. There were trucks and cranes and noise from above. We commend the work crews for accommodating to our presence and needs as they paused work while children were nearby, and…


Lyonsgate Montessori Casa student being very proud of the world map he made.

Lyonsgate Update Jan. 15, 2024

Welcome to the winter term Lyonsgate families. The students returned with a joyful energy, and a bit of holiday fatigue as we all adjusted back to early mornings and full school days. We have a few updates for you: CCMA Accreditation: Lyonsgate Montessori has been re-accredited by the Canadian Council of Montessori Administrators. Lyonsgate will always offer authentic Montessori educations for your children. New Arrival & Dismissal Policy at Primary Campus: On January 1, a new policy…


Lyonsgate Montessori Toddler student taking the toddler-sized classroom shortcut.

Lyonsgate Update Dec. 18, 2023

Happy Monday Morning Lyonsgate Families, Just a few things as we embark upon the last week of school before the winter break: Registration for the 2024.2025 school year is due today for returning Lyonsgate Montessori students and any siblings that may be starting school. Please see the email “2024.2025 Lyonsgate Registration” sent Dec. 5 for the registration form link and info. This Friday, Dec. 22, is the last day of the fall term. The winter term begins on Monday, Jan. 8. Have…


Lyonsgate Montessori Casa student using the Moveable Alphabet to develop reading and writing.

Lyonsgate Update Dec. 11, 2023

Good Morning Lyonsgate Families, Registration for the 2024.2025 school year opened last week. Please see the email, “2024.2025 Lyonsgate Registration” sent on Tuesday, Dec. 5. We are very excited to continue seeing your children grow, learn, and develop together. Please submit registration forms for returning students, and any siblings starting school, by Monday, Dec. 18, and please don’t hesitate to get in touch if you have any questions. Thank you. Lyonsgate Toy Drive…


Lyonsgate Montessori Elementary students playing soccer in the snow.

Lyonsgate Update Dec. 4, 2023

Hello Lyonsgate Families, Both Lyonsgate campuses are closed this Friday, Dec. 8, for Parent-Teacher conferences. Please sign-up for a conference time slot if you haven’t already done so. The link to sign up was sent as a separate email on Friday, Dec. 1. (If you are unsure which class to sign up for, please contact us). Child care is available during your conference. A few other notes: Please see the Elementary section for some important upcoming dates. Registration for the 2024.2025…


Lyonsgate Montessori Casa students building a tower with the Brown Stairs material, and Pink Tower work in the foreground.

Lyonsgate Update Nov. 27, 2023

Hello Lyonsgate Families, We have a busy couple of weeks this week and next. Here are your reminders and link information, and please see your Lyonsgate calendar for details: Nov. 27-30: Primary (Casa and Toddler) Show & Share. If you still need to sign up for a Show & Share visit, please find the link in your update email. Wed., Nov. 29, 3:30-4:15: Casa-to-Elementary Orientation. Casa parents interested in learning more about our Elementary Montessori program are invited to an…