Blog Archives

  • Thursday, March 30th, 6:30-8:00pm Community Parent Ed: Fostering Independence for the Young Child (3-7yrs) This is a new class we are offering to our newly-enrolled families, and we want to extend the invitation to our current parents as well. Independence is such a key factor in any Montessori classroom. Come learn how to support your child in developing competence, which grows into confidence. Cultivate a self-motivated, self-directed, and a self-disciplined learner. Learn what to do and when to do it while exploring functional [...]

  • Tuesday, March 28th, 6:30-8:00pm Elementary Parent Education  Book Discussion – “Hold On to Your Kids” Join the Elementary Team (LE1, LE2 and UPE teachers) on Tuesday, March 28th for an open discussion of the book, “Hold On to Your Kids: Why Parents Need to Matter More Than Peers” by Gordan Neufeld, Ph.D., and Gabor Mate, M.D..

    If you’d like to join us, be sure to pick up the book now and start reading!

  • Join us as we celebrate 25 years of learning and love at Parkside! Joe and Claire have been creating magic for all of us since 1991, and we want to honor and thank them with an afternoon of music, food, and community. Current and former families, children, friends, and staff are encouraged to attend, so please share this invitation within your circles. We want to see all of your smiling faces and enjoy our beautiful new campus with you!

    When: Saturday, [...]

  • 10.12.16

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    Intro to Primary

    Intro to Primary

    In anticipation of the upcoming enrollment season, our teachers & admin will give a thorough overview of each of our programs (Primary, Lower Elementary, Upper Elementary). They will go over the application of Montessori philosophy in the environments, curriculum, and classroom structure and will be answering questions from parents. We strongly encourage current parents to attend the introduction for their children’s next program level, especially if they expect to transition in the coming fall. Please take [...]

  • Intro to Upper Elementary

    In anticipation of the upcoming enrollment season, our teachers & admin will give a thorough overview of each of our programs (Primary, Lower Elementary, Upper Elementary). They will go over the application of Montessori philosophy in the environments, curriculum, and classroom structure and will be answering questions from parents. We strongly encourage current parents to attend the introduction for their children’s next program level, especially if they expect to transition in the coming fall. Please [...]

  • Intro to Lower Elementary

    In anticipation of the upcoming enrollment season, our teachers & admin will give a thorough overview of each of our programs (Primary, Lower Elementary, Upper Elementary). They will go over the application of Montessori philosophy in the environments, curriculum, and classroom structure and will be answering questions from parents. We strongly encourage current parents to attend the introduction for their children’s next program level, especially if they expect to transition in the coming fall. Please [...]

  • 10.12.16

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    Back to School

    Welcome back from Winter Break!

  • No School / Parent & Teacher Conference Day Thursday, April 13 Student Holiday

  • Last Day of School Friday, June 2 Early Dismissal Day Gates of Life @11:00am

     

  • 07.29.16

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    No School

    No School / Memorial Day Monday, May 29

“I tell my friends endless stories about Parkside all the time. It was the best school I've ever attended. I don't think I'll ever meet two people as extraordinary as Joe and Claire -- they really changed my life. Thank you, Parkside, for all of your contributions, love and support! ”
Bella Castillo