Maria Montessori PTC

Maria Montessori PTC

We were founded in 1995. Students increase their own knowledge through self- and teacher-initiated experiences.

* Learning takes place through the senses.

Maria Montessori School in works in partnership with children, families and the community to:

* nurture intellectual, emotional, social, and physical growth;
* encourage values which promotes a just and peaceful world; The American Montessori Society is committed to promoting quality Montessori education for all children from birth to 18 years based on these key concepts:
* The aim of Montessori

Operating as usual

12/06/2023

Today's the day!
Woodfire!

12/03/2023

EC and Band concert, this Tuesday!!!

Photos from Maria Montessori PTC's post 11/30/2023

Check these out!
Montessori Mustang "shoe charms!"
Exact cash or check to Montessori PTC by Dec. 18th.
We have a limited supply and will fill orders as they come in.
Any questions, [email protected]

11/30/2023

Reminder-Barrels are located by the main entrance and EL2 hallway!

Hope everyone had a relaxing break!

We are excited to be hosting a food drive for Rock River Valley Pantry. Barrels will be dropped off this Tuesday, and all non-perishable food items can be collected beginning Wednesday. Look for the barrels by the main entrance and in the EL2 hallway.

Any questions feel free to contact [email protected]

Photos from Maria Montessori PTC's post 11/29/2023

In case you missed it, Montessori was highlighted at the RPS School Board Meeting tonight. Thank you Mrs. Collins, Mrs. Andrews, Mr. Wurth, Mrs. Callaway, and Miss Anderson for sharing our Montessori community (video at around 33.0 minutes).
https://m.youtube.com/channel/UCI04wjEXe-c4dYipn6JZsHw


11/27/2023

Wednesday, December 6th- make your dinner plans now. Woodfire Rockford will be giving back 15% to Maria Montessori PTC, even on Gift Cards!!! Grab some dinner and do some holiday shopping at the same time! ๐Ÿ•๐Ÿฅ—๐Ÿ

11/26/2023

Hope everyone had a relaxing break!

We are excited to be hosting a food drive for Rock River Valley Pantry. Barrels will be dropped off this Tuesday, and all non-perishable food items can be collected beginning Wednesday. Look for the barrels by the main entrance and in the EL2 hallway.

Any questions feel free to contact [email protected]

Photos from Eisenhower Middle School's post 11/21/2023

Congrats to all the Eisenhower and Montessori girls basketball players!
๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’›๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’›๐Ÿ€โ›น๏ธโ€โ™€๏ธ

11/20/2023

See everyone back on the 27th! Enjoy your time off

Learning to Wait - Montessori Education 11/18/2023

Wonderful article and videos attached. Everything the child does in the environment has purpose. It becomes a part of them, a way of life.

Learning to Wait - Montessori Education How to not have entitled adults - Raising patient, respectful children - Montessori

11/17/2023

Update! Thank you friends for sharing!
Our sweet little "honorable Mustang" was found and she returned home after a fun visit. ๐Ÿถ๐Ÿพ๐ŸŽ

This sweet puppy is lost and hanging out in the office. If you know who she belongs to, please call the office.

11/17/2023

Good luck Maniacs at your scrimmage tomorrow!!!

It's scrimmage tournament eve!

Make sure you get good sleep and good meals tonight! It will be a long, fun filled day! We will compete in Elgin, IL tomorrow morning starting at 9:00 AM! Throughout the day we will receive helpful feed back from all judges and referees. Schedule will be posted in the morning!

Please make sure to bring water bottles, snacks, lunch, and money (for the concession stand). For those that do not have a ride, please call or text the number on the page, and we will arrange as necessary. See you all in the morning!๐Ÿฅณ

11/17/2023

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Congrats to our 7th grade girls basketball regional team for winning the regional championship Tuesday night against West at RESA!! ๐Ÿ’›๐Ÿฆ…๐Ÿ€

They will play next in the Sectional Final Wednesday 11/29 6:30pm at Barrington Station Middle School against Arlington Heights South

11/17/2023

Middle School students, swim team information โฌ‡๏ธ

11/16/2023

Please pick up your Sherwood Forest orders after school today if you havenโ€™t already!!!

Sherwood Forest Wreath
PICK-UP!

Wednesday 11/15
3:45pm - 6:00pm

Thursday 11/16
3:45pm - 6:00pm

Orders may be pick-up on the front porch after buses are dismissed. Please email [email protected] if you need to make other arrangements.

11/15/2023

Tonightโ€™s the night, 4-8 PM! Make sure you show the flyer when you order.
๐ŸŒฏ๐Ÿฅ—๐Ÿคค๐Ÿ’™

This Wednesday!!! We canโ€™t wait, whatโ€™s your favorite thing to order at Lucha Cantina

11/14/2023

November 13-19 is World Kindness Week. It is a perfect time to write a note of gratitude, run an errand for someone, or simply check in with an old friend. Showing kindness can have a positive impact on our emotional development. It only takes a minute and can leave a lasting impact!

11/14/2023

Sherwood Forest Wreath
PICK-UP!

Wednesday 11/15
3:45pm - 6:00pm

Thursday 11/16
3:45pm - 6:00pm

Orders may be pick-up on the front porch after buses are dismissed. Please email [email protected] if you need to make other arrangements.

11/14/2023

Did you enjoy the parent education nights? Then join us for a PTC meeting tomorrow night when Miss Beth Johnson and Mr. Wurth talk about Montessori philosophy and how it relates to PTC.

*We will also be giving away a door prize.
*Free Babysitting for potty trained children, is available by our middle school students.

Tuesday Evening
6-7pm in the school cafeteria

11/13/2023

This Wednesday!!! We canโ€™t wait, whatโ€™s your favorite thing to order at Lucha Cantina

11/10/2023

Reminder: Our next meeting is this Tuesday, 6 PM, in the Montessori cafeteria. Come join us!

Childcare is provided for potty trained children.

Photos from Maria Montessori PTC's post 11/10/2023

That's a wrap! ๐ŸŒฏ
Thank you to all the Montessori families for providing dinner for our teachers. Your donations and yearly fundraisers make this possible! Beefaroo



Photos from Maria Montessori PTC's post 11/09/2023

Tonight is night two of parent education.
You pick which sessions you want to attend.

11/08/2023

NEVER too early to plan ahead!
Our first ever LUCHA CANTINA dinner night is ONE week away!
Spread the word.

Photos from Maria Montessori PTC's post 11/08/2023

It was a soup-ER great first night of Parent Education!

PTC provided a soup buffet dinner for our staff working a long day. Thanks to all our families who donated food and drinks! We are soup-ER grateful for all your help to make dinners like this happen for our staff ๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’œโค๏ธ๐Ÿฅฃ

11/07/2023

Update! Please note the date changes.

New dates for girls volleyball tryouts. We have a lot of teams in one gym and needed to move it back. Games start after winter break. Game schedule and registration link on the website below.
Wrestling and swimming start shortly after Thanksgiving break, exact dates TBD soon.

https://eisenhower.rps205.com/student-life/athletics

Photos from Maria Montessori PTC's post 11/07/2023

Things to do Tuesday and Thursday at Parent Ed Night.

*Check out the lost and found located in the hallway near the gym. We have full hooks and a table full of items.

*Student Council is selling Montessori t-shirts.

*Shop the Women at Risk jewelry party, in Mrs. Orvisโ€™s class, room 27. The jewelry is made by women who have been rescued from human trafficking and proceeds go towards safe housing for women.

*Enjoy as many sessions as you can!

*Write a shoutout for your student(s), located outside the gym.

We โค๏ธ Montessori!

11/06/2023

FOR RPS 205 FAMILIES: The VanVleet Family Foundation Annual Turkey Giveaway
Sunday, November 19, 2023
2:00-5:00 P.M.
Auburn High School Field House - Door FH11
Please use parking lot behind the school
Meal Kits are given out on first come first serve basis

11/05/2023

We canโ€™t wait to learn more about the Montessori classrooms this week during parent education nights!

If youโ€™d like to help PTC show appreciation to our staff for working extra long days this week, sign up at the link below to donate to our staff dinners! All the details about the dinners and how to drop off are on PTBoard(just click the link!)

Thank you to all our families who have already signed up and/or made a donation!


https://montessoriptc.ptboard.com/sgnvw?group=&signup=Eg8ij4TkSeahDME3ucqCs3N___51uJm4p3___nSdiTk8

11/01/2023

Next Tuesday and Thursday are parent education nights. Families are invited to come to one or both nights, doors open at 5. This is an adult only event, no childcare will be provided!

Course options in the comments below!

11/01/2023

Let's get ready to spike and dig 6-8th grade girls. Try out for our Musteagles team! ๐Ÿ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿฆ…

11/01/2023

Look at our school store! ๐Ÿ‘€
oops, we mean LOST and FOUND!
๐Ÿ‘ฆ๐Ÿ‘งPlease send your students to check it out.
๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿง“๐Ÿ‘ตParents, please stop by during Parent Ed Nights 11/7 & 11/9.

10/31/2023

Congratulations to our Montessori E2/MS teachers who were nominated for a Golden Apple:
Julie Gibbs
Sara Hanson
Kristin Keller
Art Kimball
Sarah Olson
Amy Orvis
Stacey Szczepaniak

You all rock and weโ€™re so proud to call you Mustangs!

Here's the list you've been waiting for! These are the 594 people nominated for the 2023-2024 Golden Apple Teacher award: https://goldenappleofrockford.com/2023-2024-golden-apple-teacher-nominees/ Teachers, congratulations! Hope you'll RSVP for our Nominee Reception, which is in 2 weeks. Thank you to all who submitted nominations!

Photos from Maria Montessori PTC's post 10/31/2023

Last week we were so honored to deliver our final 2 donation checks from the Spring Color Run fundraiser. Each classroom was invited to pick a charity of their choice to donate 5% of their classroom pledges.

Thanks to Paws Humane Society Rockford and Noah's Ark Animal Sanctuary, Inc. Rockford IL for visiting ๐Ÿ˜Š

And thanks again to all our students and families who participated and donated!

10/30/2023

No joke. It's exploding!
We've run out of hooks.

10/28/2023

Trunk or Treat was an amazing success!
Add your pictures to our album and use our hashtags!

10/24/2023

Still in need of a 4th grade basketball coach! Please reach out to Mrs. Kelly if you are interested in helping ๐Ÿ€

REBA TIME! ๐Ÿ€โ›น๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธโ›น๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ

10/23/2023

Middle school boys basketball info.

10/23/2023

Monday morning! Lost & Found is exploding. Please send your Mustang to check it out.

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Videos (show all)

International day of peace parade at school! #montessorimustangs  #ourkidsrock #rps205 #montessoriptc
It was a great night. Thanks for all who attended!
What a FUN time we had at our first Play in the Park day. Join us next month at Oxford park!
Make dinner plans next TUESDAY!March 12th!4:30-7:30pmBeef A ROO Riverside!!YAY!

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Website

https://montessoriptc.ptboard.com/home

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2021 Hawthorne Drive
Rockford, IL
61107
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