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A Season of Giving at MCDS

Throughout the month of December MCDS will be collecting items for Home Front in Trenton, NJ.  They are in great need of the below items (please make sure all used items are washed prior to donation!)  Please leave your donations in the collection bin at the back entrance of the…
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Special Student Events in December

Thursday, December 14th – No Uniform Day at MCDS. Please have your child wear PJs to school. There will be a PJ parade and we will enjoy a light breakfast snack together as a school community. Wednesday, December 20th– Dress-up Day at MCDS. Students can wear their silly holiday or non-holiday…
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December Happenings 2017

11/27-12/4- Scholastic Book Fair    -Come shop the amazing selection of books & give our students the gift of reading! 12/1- Parent Teacher Conferences- School CLOSED    -(Drop in and Gap Camp Available!) 12/21- Winter Wonderland Celebration! 12/23-1/1- School Closed for Winter Break 12/26-12/30- Winter Gap Camp (Tuesday-Friday; 8am-5pm)

November Happenings!

November Happenings 11/1- Open House 11/4- Open House 10am-1pm 11/7- Picture Day!  (Uniform Required) 11/10- Teacher In-Service Day  (Gap Camp 8-5) 11/22-11/24- Happy Thanksgiving! School Closed- NO Gap Camp 11/27-12/1- Scholastic Book Fair- Come shop the amazing selection of books & give our students the gift of reading!

Halloween Parade and Social 2017

Our closing of October was celebrated by our coming together to enjoy our Halloween Parade and Social on Tuesday, October 31st. It was an amazing turnout of family and friends as we enjoyed the parades of costumes, tasty treats and fun activities that encircled the gymnasium. We thank you for…
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Diwali, Festival of Lights at MCDS

The parents, faculty and students came together to celebrate Diwali during a week long study of this beautiful festival of lights. Kindness, gratitude and sharing were strong strands that connected our community. Thank you to our special families that took time out of their very busy schedules to share their…
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MCDS Elementary Students Gain New Insights About Land & Life on Earth

The elementary children were hard at work. Last week we were learning about Land and Water Forms. Layers of the Earth, and the Six Kingdoms.

MCDS Elementary Students Stewardship Project at the Plainsboro Preserve

It’s All About Birds!  MCDS Elementary Students Fluff Their Feathers and Hone Their Skills of Observation! The Montessori Corner elementary students officially began their stewardship at the Plainsboro Preserve on Friday, October 13, 2017. They met with the sanctuary director and she showed the children the preserve’s bird feeding station. They…
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Kindness Rocks at Montessori Country Day School

Kindness Rocks at MCDS! We are excited to celebrate Peace Education with families and friends on Tuesday, October 31st during our Halloween Parade and Breakfast. Over the next few weeks we ask that you and your child paint and gloss a peace stone to be placed around our Peace Pole….
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MCDS October Happenings

October Happenings 10/9- School Closed (NO GAP CAMP) 10/10-10/13- Wonder of Words  (Please contact your child’s teacher with questions!) 10/23- Mulberry Field Trip to Fernbrook Farms Educational Center (Brown Bag Lunch Please!) 10/27- Kindergarten Field Trip to Princeton Art Museum 10/31- Halloween Parade & Breakfast! (Families welcome to attend!  8:30…
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