Snow Day Fun

Winter has arrived, which for many of us means the headache of driving. But for kids it means snow days, lots of hot chocolate and fun winter crafts! Don’t have any in mind quite just yet? Here are five ideas to get you started on your winter fun! 1. Snowman Marshmallows This is a super…

Staff Picks

What is your favorite holiday book? After asking some of our staff, here is what they chose!   Ms. Denise’s favorite holiday story is The Night Before Christmas by Clement C. Moore. Ms. Lynor and Ms. Alyssa LOVE How the Grinch Stole Christmas by Dr. Seuss, and they also enjoy the movie! Who doesn’t? It’s…

Officially an American Montessori Society Accredited Member School

Fox Valley Montessori School has officially earned the title of an Accredited Member School of the American Montessori Society. What does this mean? It means that we have achieved a well-defined standard of excellence. *AMS-accredited schools must meet AMS School Accreditation Standards and Criteria. Only AMS full member schools are eligible to become accredited. Applicants undergo a rigorous…

Dunham Fund to sponsor Montessori education for low-income families

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dunham Fund to sponsor Montessori education for low-income families Program introduction to be held June 25; up to 20 spaces available Aurora, Ill., June 15, 2015 – Preschool is for everyone. That’s the idea behind a new locally-sponsored, locally-hosted program aimed at toddlers and preschoolers from low-income working families. The program, called…