Category Archive - Head of School

Phase Three is Closer than we Think!

Our capital campaign is growing everyday and many have taken advantage of the naming opportunities that will be associated with the new expansion. To date, we have raised $257,650 in pledges and donations and this week, we kicked off our 2015 Annual Fund with a goal of $40,000. The initial cost of the building is slightly over 3 million dollars and an additional several hundred thousand dollars will be required…

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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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