Lyonsgate Weekly Update | Friday, Oct. 18, 2019

Lyonsgate Weekly Update | Friday, Oct. 18, 2019Good Afternoon Lyonsgate Families, It’s haircut weekend! Toddler and Casa students will have their school photos taken on Tuesday, Oct. 22. (Elementary families, your children’s photo day is Monday, Oct. 28). Students will have individual photos taken, as well as photos with siblings where applicable. You will receive a photo proof package a few weeks later from which to choose a photo package. If you still have an outstanding…

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Lyonsgate Weekly Update | Friday, Oct. 11, 2019

Happy Thanksgiving long weekend Friday! We hope everyone has a feast- and fun-filled weekend. Remember, there is no school on Monday, Oct. 14. It was a busy week at Lyonsgate with field trips, cross-country running, and Casa and Toddler Show and Share (Elementary families, it’s your Show and Share turn next Thursday). We have a new photo feature for you this week: once you have read through the entire update ;), you will find a slideshow gallery of your Lyonsgate Montessori students…

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Lyonsgate Weekly Update | Friday, Oct. 4, 2019

Hello Lyonsgate Families, Thank you for your understanding regarding the PD days this week. We hope it didn't cause too much disruption and that you had some valuable family time together. There is one more day next week when the synagogue building is unavailable to us (due to Yom Kippur), but that is field trip day for Primary (Toddler and Casa) students and cross-country day for Elementary students. The Primary (Aberdeen) campus building will be inaccessible to all Lyonsgate students,…

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Lyonsgate Weekly Update | Friday, Sept. 27, 2019

Good Afternoon Lyonsgate Community, Parent Education Thank you to all of the Casa parents that attended your first Parent Education session of the school year. We host these events for you because we know Montessori can be a little mysterious once you leave your independent little Montessorians at the door. The Parent Education events are intended to explain some of what we do, and why. Toddler  and Elementary parents, it's your turn next week. This year we are asking ALL parents to let us know…

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Lyonsgate Weekly Update | Friday, Sept. 20, 2019

Happy Friday Lyonsgate Families! This week we have updates for you from your children's French language assistants; there's also a few more photos, and a video in this week's update. There will be more as the Toddler and Casa children become more settled in their environments and routines; click on any photo for a larger version. Casa Families: Next Thursday, Sept. 26, is your first Parent Education event, from 4:00-5:00 at the Primary (Aberdeen) campus. Your children's Montessori guides will…

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Lyonsgate Weekly Update | Friday, Sept. 13, 2019

Happy Friday Lyonsgate Families! We hope everyone is settling into school routines both at school and at home. We had some excitement this week with the tree that fell onto the car just outside the Lyonsgate Primary campus parking lot. In other exciting news, you can now find the Lyonsgate lunch menu on our website. The hot lunch menu works on a rotating 4-week cycle; you can check the Lyonsgate calendar to see which week we are on. The menu indicates the vegetarian option for each meal, where…

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Lyonsgate Weekly Update | Friday, Sept. 6, 2019

One week down, 45 more to go (minus a few for the winter and March breaks). We have some new Casa children still to join us, and we hope everyone had a great first week — both children, and moms and dads that had to say goodbye to tearful tiny people. Your hearts are not permanently broken, and children will be used to their new routines and excited to see their friends at school in no time. This is your first weekly update of the school year. Every Friday, we post an update to the website. You…

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Welcome to the 2019.2020 Lyonsgate Montessori School Year

Welcome We are very excited to welcome all of our students, those new and those returning, to Lyonsgate Montessori School for the 2019.2020 school year. Here's what you need to know: Start Dates: Tuesday, September 3, is the first day of school for: Returning Toddler students, and Toddlers that have older siblings at Lyonsgate. Returning 2nd and 3rd year Casa students. All Elementary students. Thursday, September 5, is the first day of school for: Students that were in Lyonsgate Toddler…

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Lyonsgate Weekly Update | June 28, 2019

Hello Lyonsgate Montessori Families, I want to thank you for reading along all year. My hope is that these weekly updates have helped keep you informed about what's going on at Lyonsgate Montessori School, and offered you glimpses inside your children's Montessori environments. It's been a true pleasure getting to know your children this year. I think you have made an excellent choice in choosing Montessori education for your children. My own children attended Montessori and I have seen…

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Lyonsgate Weekly Update | June 13, 2019

Hello Lyonsgate Montessori Families, Next week is the last week of school! These last few weeks of the school year always seem to sneak up on us more quickly than a toddler can dismantle a tidy house. Your children are very busy finishing up work and seeking out last-minute presentations, and your children's Montessori guides are busy preparing final reports and making sure everyone is ready for next year, and for a well-deserved summer break. Your children's Montessori guides have also been…

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