Maple Classroom News

Each classroom environment is prepared with purposeful tools and resources to help guide the child’s innate desire to learn and grow, while the adults work to not be an obstacle in their path. The adults in the classroom are present to show the children how to use the tools and resources and then serve as…

Lower Elementary Classroom News

Dear Families, Our Special Person’s Night was a huge success. Many of our Lower Elementary families and friends were able to attend, and the children were delighted. The children gave their guests a tour of our classroom, along the way pointing out their favorite Montessori materials and how they use them. Our guests were very…

Oak Classroom News

Dear Parents,   I can hardly believe our last month of school has already arrived!  Truly the children have grown so much and become so confident.  Spring has sprung all around us!  During walks we have heard the call of robins and cardinals.  It has been exciting to see buds on trees and stems sprouting…

Toddler Classroom News

Happy Spring! The season  is officially here, but the weather isn’t quite in tune with it yet. We will still get to go outside when we can. Please continue to send appropriate outside clothes for your child. To welcome spring we planted sunflower seeds. Hopefully, we’ll see some sprouts coming soon. The caterpillars arrived to…

From the Board

Greetings, FVMS families:   I hope everyone is enjoying the warm weather now that winter is behind us.  I want to thank everyone again for the record turnout we had at our annual benefit, and a special thanks to Caitlin Hazelton and Jessica Baer for their work as co-chairs of the planning committee, along with…