Week 32 – A Look Ahead

IMPORTANT INFO: Only 2 days left to reserve your seats for the trueTHEATRE event on April 20! Listen as 5 speakers share true stories of character. Walk-ins welcome. Tickets are $10. Purchase your child’s art on mugs, trivet, t-shirts etc by April 29. See the attached Original Works form. NOW: Fri, April 19 NO SCHOOL – Staff Development   Sat, April 20  trueTHEATRE stories of character 7PM in the Growing Room-Tickets $10 Click here for tickets and information.   Sun, April 21  Solo recital of students in strings program 4PM at Grace Episcopal Church in College Hill. TNSM parent, Kay Kinoshita, will sing a few pieces …

School Makes Me Feel . . .

In a recent conversation, I had the opportunity to ponder the following idea:  How does school make me feel?  An interesting question really. To help children answer this question, we look to afford them with new and non-traditional ways of experiencing education at TNSM.  We look to ensure that when asked, our kids can answer the statement/question posed of me, “School Makes Me Feel . . .” in a hopeful and positive way. Today, I challenge you to do this.  Ask your child(ren) to finish this statement, “School Makes Me Feel . . .”  Then, google it.  Find out how …

Week 31 – A Look Ahead

Blogs to visit on the website Week in Review blog shares video, photos and more from the happenings of the week. Eric Dustman’s blog discusses hot topics in education and parenting. Did you know? The Board approved a $500 tuition credit for any family referring a new enrolling student to TNSM.  Click here for more information   COMING SOON: Mon, April 15 Enrichment Center Tours  7:30AM, 2:15PM and 5:15PM Meet at Mansion Porch to begin   Wed, April 17  (6-9) Music and Strings Showcase 2-3PM in the Growing Room Elementary students – pack a lunch   Thurs, April 18  Elementary Director for a Day …

Week in Review – First Grade Play

We met a quite a number of historical figures today in the first grade play. A sleepy Bob Dylan in his black hat and cool shades welcomed us to his birthday party and then promptly fell asleep. In Bob’s dream, he was visited by famous characters from the past and present. We hope you’ll enjoy Bob Dylan’s birthday party when you click on the video below. We’d like to thank parent directors: Alicia Goldsmid, Jen Kreder, Karen Stull and Renee Dustman.   Browse the photos below to see if you recognize any interesting characters from history. [fbphotos id=435884469830763]

Week 29 – A Look Ahead

IMPORTANT INFO: To see video of this week’s kindergarten play and elementary musical performances, visit our Week in Review blog on the website. DID YOU KNOW? TNSM is the only Montessori school in Cincinnati that is accredited by the American Montessori Society (AMS) NOW: Fri, Mar 22 Spirit wear order forms due NO SCHOOL – Parent Conferences Sat, Mar 23 – Two Community Parties Bowling and Pizza Party with 6-9 Teachers 10AM-12PM at Stone Lanes $25 per child. Call office to reserve a space. Fitness is Fun Kids’ Party for 4- to 6-year-olds 3-4PM at Bella Forza. $20 per person. …

Week in Review – Musical Performances

TNSM music instructor Andrea Rosenthal Warnken teaches elementary students concepts involved in creating music and in appreciating music from many cultures and times.     TNSM strings instructor Melissa Robinson has led our elementary strings program for 2 years. We have a first-year program for beginning strings and an orchestra for second-level strings. Melissa  was formerly the Director of the Strings Division at Northern Kentucky University.     Parents, grandparents, staff and students enjoyed the hour’s musical showcase.  

Week 28 – A Look Ahead

IMPORTANT INFO: Check out the “After-Auction Sales” folder in dropbox to see: unsold items you’d like to buy community parties you’d like to sign up for portraits and quilt squares to purchase Did you know? 7 of 50 inductees into the Walnut Hills Cum Laude Society last week were 2007 TNSM alumni. THIS WEEK: Tues, Mar 19  Board Meeting 6:30PM Growing Room   Wed, Mar 20   (9-12) Music and Strings Showcase 2-3PM in the Growing Room   Thurs, Mar 21 Spring Break Care Forms are due   Fri, Mar 22   Spirit wear order forms due  NO SCHOOL – Parent Conferences   Sat, …

Week 27 – A Look Ahead

FORMS AND DUE DATES: Final opportunity to order a yearbook and to create appreciation ads in the back of the yearbook. Last day March 25. Spring Break Care Forms due Mar 21. Our website has a new look and now our spirit wear does too. Check Friday folders or see the attachment to fill out a form. Spirit wear forms are due Mar 22. NEXT WEEK: Wed, Mar 13   (6-9) and (9-12) Dance Showcase 2-3PM in the Growing Room   Fri, Mar 15   Kindergarten Play and Art Show 9AM COMING SOON: Tues, Mar 19  Board Meeting 6:30PM Growing Room   Wed, Mar 20   …