Category: For Parents

Information for parents

Teacher Chats – New for 2016!

Roughly every other month, St. Croix Montessori teachers open their classrooms to families for a chance to walk around and learn what their child has been doing. The Teacher Chats are a casual, relaxed conversation – speak one-on-one with a teacher or as a group of parents.  Allow your […]

Picture Day 2016

Lights, Camera, Action It’s time for school pictures! St. Croix Montessori will be visited by native photographer Alda Anduze on Thursday, October 13th.  Picture Day order forms are distributed to each family with details on pricing and packages. Copies are also available in the office. Every child taking a photo will […]

Parents engaged in discussion

Parent Education Nights: Welcome Back!

The Purpose of Parent Education The secret to a satisfying and great Montessori experience comes from the relationship built between school, family, and community. The Parent Education series are conversations focused on supporting parents during each stage of their child’s development, as well as a time to gather […]

families working together at orientation

Annual Strategic Planning Refresh

For the first time, everyone in the St. Croix Montessori community was invited to participate in our annual strategic planning process. On Saturday, January 23rd 2016 from 12:30 to 3:30pm, we held a lively dialogue among the Board members, Head of School, faculty, and families to evaluate the strengths, opportunities, and […]

School Picture Day

Lights, Camera, Action! School Pictures Are Wednesday, November 7th! Ms. Alda Anduze will once again be the photographer for St. Croix Montessori School Picture Day. Pictures begin promptly at 8:30am. Each student has the opportunity to take individual portraits. Please stop by our office to pick up a photo information […]

Prepared Environment

Our classrooms follow the “prepared environment” philosophy of Dr. Montessori, so that children can freely follow their natural industry and drive to learn, guided by AMI-certified teachers. What does that mean? The Montessori classroom is an environment prepared by the adult for children. It contains “all the essentials […]