Notes Home – Monday, December 17, 2018

Mr. R’s Class and the Kindergarten Students will be out singing holiday songs and several local nursing/assistant living homes on Wednesday.  Please let their teacher know if you are picking up early on this day. 

Re-enrollment contract for the 2019-2020 preprimary classes  (students in Ms. April, Mrs. Corn, Ms. Lori, Ms. Sarah and Mrs. Theriac’s classes) are due.  Please return by tomorrow, Tuesday, December 18th with the $100 annual registration fee. (Contracts were not sent home to families for children currently in their kindergarten year, who will be graduating in May.) 

If you are not re-enrolling, please let me know by email or fill in your child’s name on the contract and initial at the top right-hand corner. 

If you have an additional child, who will be three and toilet trained by next August and would like to enroll, let us know and we’ll get you an additional contract.

Found – A key chain card for cMoe membership was found by the lunch sign-up.

Surveys Please — Family with AM and/or PM Care in their program, please fill out the attached survey or email what your family’s child care plans are for winter break.  We use this information to organize staff and projects.  Please return by Monday, December 17th.

Save the Date:  PTO sent home a Save the Date card for the Montessoirée on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at the Doubletree.  We will be celebrating Montessori Academy’s 40th year in Evansville! 

Soiree Donations – If you or someone you know has a business and they would like to donate an item/activity or do a sponsorship for the soiree’s live or silent auction, please let us know.  Attached are the donation and sponsorship forms.

Wine Donations – Once again PTO will be putting together “wine baskets” for the soiree auction.  There is a basket in the dining room for donations.  It will be getting emptied on a regular basis, so no worries if your donation disappears!

Basket Donations – During the holiday season if you receive any size basket that you are not interested in keeping, please donate it to the PTO.  They will use them as they put together baskets of items for the auction. 

All donations are tax deductible.

PTO has posted the Teacher Wish Lists Links in the dining room – If you were looking for something for your child’s teacher, they have a Wish List.  Here are the links (and they are case sensitive):

Mrs. Theriac:   http://bit.ly/MsTheriac2018

Ms Lori:    http://bit.ly/MsLori2018

Mrs. Corn:   http://bit.ly/MrsCorn2018

Ms. April:   http://bit.ly/MissApril2018

Ms. Sarah:   http://bit.ly/MsSarah2018

Mr. R is asking for donations for virtual reality glasses.

Montessori Academy is a not-for-profit school and all gifts to the classroom/school are tax deductible. 

Holiday Family Cards:  If you send out holiday family picture cards, we would love to have one.  You can mail it or drop one off in the black basket!  If you are in touch with past families, please encourage them to send one to us as well!!  We love watching the children grow!

Holiday Break Schedule: No school from Thursday, December 20 through Wednesday, January 2. 

The building is totally closed on:  Monday, December 24, Tuesday, December 25, Monday, December 31 and Tuesday, January 1.  

Daycare Days – If you have AM and/or PM care in your program, your child may attend for daycare on:  Thursday, December 20; Friday, December 21; Wednesday, December 26; Thursday, December 27; Friday, December 28 and Wednesday, January 2.