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Social Media and Your Child

Social media is a complex part of raising children as many of us are faced with the dilemma of when and how much technology access should be allowed. As our child matures,  parents want their child to be liked and want them to fit in socially. Social media can be a way for students to bond outside of the classroom, form friendships and determine common interests. That being said, social…

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HMS Now Enrolling for 2015-2016

Hilltop Montessori is now enrolling for the 2015-2016 school year and we would love recommendations of wonderful children! If you know of a family friend or neighbor who would be interested in applying for admission, please have them contact us now to schedule a tour at 437-9343. Thank you for your referral!

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Competitions in Montessori

As children mature, it becomes more and more appropriate to offer opportunities to experience the joy (and disappointment) of competitions. This year in conjunction with our “Celebrate Science Day” and 2014 Science Fair, students in grades 5-8 were given the option to compete in keeping with the format of the Intel Science and Engineering Fair. It was a fun day for everyone and the older students got to practice being…

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Winter Poem from Peace Ceremony

Winter Peace Ceremony Poem     We thought everyone might enjoy reading the beautiful poem Ms. Toni wrote to bring in the winter season at our peace ceremony today. What a wonderful representation of how Montessori addresses all beliefs and cultures this time of year.

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