The New School Montessori Calendar

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
2
3
4
5
TerraNova Testing Grade 6
TerraNova Testing Grade 6
Oct 5 – Oct 7 all-day
Taking the TerraNova serves as a practical life tool but also identifies student performance toward mastery of specific content objectives. It’s important to note that children’s academic progress is based on a number of factors that include, but are not limited to, the TerraNova test alone.
6
7
8
9
10
11
Fall Open House 2:00 pm
Fall Open House @ TNSM
Oct 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Invite family, neighbors and friends to visit. Teachers, board members and staff are available to answer questions, to give tours and to facilitate the discovery process as children explore the environment.
12
6th Grade Trip to Washington, D.C.
6th Grade Trip to Washington, D.C.
Oct 12 – Oct 16 all-day
Our 6th graders have the opportunity to explore Washington D.C., its monuments and other important museums and sights as they travel by plane and public transportation with teachers and chaperones. Students try new foods, learn to budget their meal allowance and enjoy the thrill of our nation’s capital.
13
14
15
16
17
18
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
28
29
Fall Evening Strings Concert 7:00 pm
Fall Evening Strings Concert @ TNSM Growing Room
Oct 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Please join us in celebrating the music of TNSM’s orchestra and beginning  and advanced strings. We are thrilled to have Melissa Robinson, former NKU director of strings and TNSM parent, leading our orchestra program as she challenges and engages the children in their music with great skill, creativity and love of fun. Melissa founded our strings program in 2011, sharing her instrumental background in violin, viola, cello and base. Forty percent of the children in grades 2-6 have chosen to participate in our after-school strings program, making it one of our most successful clubs. Melissa has taught general music education K-8, ...
30
Fall Daytime Strings Concert 8:30 am
Fall Daytime Strings Concert @ TNSM Growing Room
Oct 30 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Please join us in celebrating the music of TNSM’s orchestra. We are thrilled to have Melissa Robinson, former NKU director of strings and TNSM parent, leading our orchestra program as she challenges and engages the children in their music.
Elementary Halloween Party – Who Am I? 1:30 pm
Elementary Halloween Party – Who Am I? @ TNSM Growing Room
Oct 30 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Each year at TNSM, elementary students celebrate Halloween in a special way. The photos below, show some of the famous characters we’ve identified from previous years through their clever costumes and spoken clues about their lives. The 6th graders share their love of anatomy in a “D’em Bones” song that lists bones from (head) parietal bone… to (toe) the distal phalanges. We are looking forward to this year’s celebration. Our typical schedule is listed below: At 12:15 the elementary children celebrate Halloween by having a party outdoors at recess. A number of volunteer parents sign up to bring healthy snacks and to help with crafts and games. At 1:45 the 6th ...
31