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New Study from the Edible SchoolYard Movement

Although Montessori offers a rigorous academic learning environment, tailored around a more individualized academic experience, the benefit of a strong environmental education experience for students is certainly without question. Although our students are diligently working on complex mathematical operations, geography and language from an early age, finding the time to work in the gardens and witness the seed to plate relationship has always been something we felt strongly about. Montessori’s…

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HMS Begins our Phase Three Planning & Development

As noted in B-Metro Magazine’s September issue ( http://b-metro.com/for-the-love-of-learning/16825/), HMS is working behind the scenes to wrap up the design and planning phase of our final addition and begin our development campaign. With the addition of a gym, teaching kitchen, science lab, media center and 3 more classrooms, our campus will be complete. Naming opportunities are available for the new areas and the model/design will be unveiled as soon as it’s…

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2014 Annual Fund A Success!

Thank you to all of our donors that participated in the 2014 Annual Fund! Here is a link to our annual fund report. http://www.hilltopmontessori.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/2014AnnualFundReport.pdf

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Another Accreditation is Official!

What a great way to end the 2013-2014 school year! We just received a congratulatory phone call from Sara Wilson, The Director of School Accreditation for The American Montessori Society. The AMS Board has officially approved our accreditation! We are proud to be an SAIS-SACS-AMS accredited school!

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Aw, the last week!

As we wrap up the last week of 2013-2014, I just wanted to thank our school community for your support of our children, our faculty and our administration throughout this unique year. 2013-2014 was particularly eventful, with the Multi-Cultural Festival, our SAIS-SACS reaccreditation visit, Grandparents Day, AMS accreditation, Muffins with Mom, Donuts with Dad, The Hilltop Hustle, The Holiday Shoppe, the science fair, unexpected snow, tornado events, a rainy Art…

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