Week 34 – A Look Ahead

IMPORTANT INFO: Click here to learn about kindergartner’s Burnet Woods Field Trip. Sign up today for Summer Program or Summer Camp. Did you know?   Non-TNSM elementary-age children can attend Summer Program II and Summer Camps at TNSM. Click here for information.   NOW: Fri, April 26 Enrichment Center Tours  7:30AM, 2:15PM and 5:15PM Meet at Mansion Porch to begin.   Sun, April 28 Spring Open House from 2-4PM Invite friends & neighbors to visit TNSM. Remember our incentive program for referrals of new students is in effect.    NEXT SCHOOL WEEK: Mon, April 29 Original Works Order Form Deadline Tues, April 30   Enrichment Center …

Week 33 – A Look Ahead

IMPORTANT INFO: Only 2 days left to reserve your seats for the trueTHEATRE event on April 20! Support Hope Neyer, Yance Pyle and others as they 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.   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 …

Spring Kindergarten Field Trip to Burnet Woods

TNSM kindergartners enjoyed a day of learning, hiking and picnicking at Burnet Woods with teacher Sunny Rhein and parent chaperones. In addition to outdoor activities, students learned about animal camouflage, habitat, food sources and more. Many thanks to our drivers and chaperones who make these important visits possible: Charite Latina, Rana Barazi, Ken Petren, Adele Johnson-Kebe, Kristy Swift, and Janet Ross. [fbphotos id=447874428631767]

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. …