Lyonsgate Montessori Casa student peeking through his construction with the Montessori Roman Arch material.

Lyonsgate Update April 15, 2024

Hello Lyonsgate Families, Now that March Break, early Easter, and the eclipse are behind us, we are back to regularly scheduled programming. You’ll be happy to know that there are no important dates to know for the next couple of weeks (and yes, stating that means something will probably come up). The Spring/Summer lunch menu starts today for Casa and Toddler students. You can always find the lunch menu here: and you can check which week we are…

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Lyonsgate Montessori Elementary student's floral relief print.

Welcome to the Spring Term

Welcome to the spring term of the 2023.2024 school year. We can't wait to hear all of your children's March Break stories, and to watch them continue to learn and develop. Their experiences, and their work so far this school year, make the third term an exciting one as Montessori students flourish during this time. Here are your reminders, information, and important dates for the next few weeks: Graduate Photos: students graduating from the Casa and Elementary programs this year will have…

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Lyonsgate Montessori Toddler student reading with one of his teachers.

Lyonsgate Update March 4, 2024

Good Morning Lyonsgate Families, This is the last week before the March Break. Have a wonderful, restful, or adventuresome, two weeks everybody and we’ll see you on Monday, March 25. It’s a gradual return to full-time schooling when we return as we have an early Easter this year with Good Friday and Easter Monday falling on March 29 and April 1 respectively, followed by the rescheduled PD day on April 8 (originally April 19) due to the total solar eclipse that day. Toddler Casa…

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Lyonsgate Montessori Elementary student practicing a handstand at their winter phys. ed. dance class.

Lyonsgate Update Feb. 26, 2024

Good Morning Lyonsgate Families, Toddler Show & Share is this week; please see the Toddler section. Also, the weather forecast for this week is a bit of a wild one. Please keep an eye on the forecast for each day to ensure children have the appropriate outer wear for the day. Toddler Casa Elementary Photo Gallery Toddler Lyonsgate Montessori Toddler student and guide discussing plans for the next activity. Hello Toddler Families, This week, we are offering a Show and Share. This is a…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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:…

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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…

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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…

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