Lyonsgate Weekly Update | Friday, Dec. 6, 2019

Lyonsgate Weekly Update | Friday, Dec. 6, 2019Happy December Lyonsgate Families, We’re almost finished the first term and it is time to start preparing for the next school year. Please check your inboxes for an email containing a link to the registration form for the 2020.2021 school year. At this time we are only making registration available to current students returning next year. In January we will open registrations to siblings of current Lyonsgate students, followed by offers of…

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Lyonsgate Weekly Update | Friday, November 29, 2019

Lyonsgate Weekly Update | Friday, Nov. 29, 2019Hello Lyonsgate Families, We appreciate you all finding the time to come in for Parent-Teacher conferences this week. The opportunity to sit down with you and keep you up to date on your children’s development and progress is essential to better understanding how we can all work together to give your children the best environments in which to grow and learn. Montessori can be a little mysterious, and is significantly different than the…

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Lyonsgate Weekly Update | Friday, Nov. 22, 2019

Lyonsgate Weekly Update | Friday, Nov. 22, 2019Good Afternoon Lyonsgate Families, Don’t forget there is a PA Day next Friday, Nov. 29, for the Parent-Teacher conferences. Childcare will be available during your conference time. If you still need to sign up for a Parent-Teacher conference time, please click here. Your children’s Montessori guides have updates about the progress in the classrooms now that we are heading into the final weeks of the fall term. It’s important that…

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Lyonsgate Weekly Update | Friday, Nov. 15, 2019

Lyonsgate Weekly Update | Friday, Nov. 15, 2019 Hello Lyonsgate Community, We almost had our first snow day of the school year this week! Please check the “Handbook Highlight” section of this update for information on how we call and communicate snow days. Speaking of snow, please be sure children have appropriate outdoor weather gear each day, and that EVERYTHING is labelled: mitts, hats, scarves, even boots. Many children have the same or very similar winter wear. This week, your…

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Lyonsgate Weekly Update | Friday, Nov. 8, 2019

Lyonsgate Weekly Update | Friday, Nov. 8, 2019 Good Afternoon Lyonsgate Families, Lyonsgate clothing is now available to purchase from French Toast. Click here to link to the Lyonsgate school store. (You can also find the Lyonsgate store by going to frenchtoast.com, clicking “Shop By School,” and searching for “Lyonsgate.”) When placing your orders, please click the Lyonsgate “Decoration” option after selecting your size. At checkout, you can click on…

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Lyonsgate Weekly Update | Friday, Oct. 25, 2019

Lyonsgate Weekly Update | Friday, Oct. 25, 2019 Hello Lyonsgate Montessori Families, It’s Halloween next week, and we’d just like to remind everyone about the school policy surrounding this very exciting time for children. From your Parent Handbook: We know that Halloween is a very exciting time for children. However, we ask that costumes and candy are not brought to school. They can be saved for after school fun with family and friends. Thank you for understanding. And…

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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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