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Home Depot $300 Award!

Apparently, the Home Depot in Inverness had a holiday contest with an “Elf on a Shelf” and thanks to the participation of many of our families, Hilltop Montessori won the contest! The school is excited to receive $300 of our choice in merchandise. Thank you to all of our families that participated & thank you to Home Depot!

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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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Congratulations to our Science Fair Winners and Participants!

  Congratulations to Giovanni Garza, our 2014 Science Fair Winner! Giovanni will go on to compete at UAB and we would also like to congratulate all the students on a job well done! Second place goes to Zoey Swalley and third place was Benjamin Appling–all the students’ work was remarkable!

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