Montessori Academy of Lancaster

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Virtue for the Month of November: Thankfulness

The Virtue for the month of November being discussed in our Primary and Elementary classrooms is “Thankfulness”. Being thankful is appreciating the things you have and the people you care about.

Please send in virtue vouchers when your child is exhibiting thankfulness at home.

Special Request

Please provide a zip lock bag for your child’s water bottle if it is stored in their tote bag. This is especially important on the days your child has Library. Many of our beautiful library books are getting very wet!! Thanks for your help!

Picture Day Proofs

School portrait ordering will run through Monday Nov 4th. If you have not received an email with a link to your child's gallery, feel free to reach out to Lara directly at or search for your child at:

School Store

Our Upper Elementary run school store operates every Wednesday morning from 8:30-9:00 A.M.(with the exception of Wednesday, October 30th). The store stocks items priced from 25 cents to $2.00. We have Montessori T-shirts from previous years for sale for $5.00 and Adult sizes for $7.00. All school friends are invited to purchase from the school store!!

Kids Night Out - Carnival Fun!

Friday, Nov. 8th, 5:30-8pm

2750 Weaver Road

Lancaster, PA

ECHO members are early childhood education or dual special education majors at Millersville University. They all have up-to-date clearances and love working with children to prepare themselves for their future as teachers!

Activities will include: ring toss, ball toss, toy car racing game, face paint, and jester hat craft.

Cost is $20. Space is limited to the first 20 participants so sign up soon by clicking on the link!

Grandparent/Special Friend Day

Wednesday, Nov. 13th, 9am

2750 Weaver Road

Lancaster, PA

Grandparent/Special Friend day is Wednesday, November 13, 2019. It is a great opportunity for your child to show their school and their “work” to someone very special to them. If family and friends are not close by, parents are welcome to attend as their child’s friend. Please advise your child’s visitor to inform their teacher if they plan to take your child with them when they leave. Grandparents Day is on a Wednesday, so our School Store will be open!

The times are as follows:

Toddler 9:00-10:00 A.M.

Primary: 10:00-12:00 or 1:00-3:00

Elementary 11:00-1:00 (including lunch)

ExtraOrdinary Give

Friday, Nov. 22nd, 12:15am

This is an online event.

Montessori Academy will participate in Lancaster County’s Extraordinary Give on Friday, November 22, 2019

Donations can be made all day on-line at the Extraordinary Give Web site. Donations to our school will be used to enhance the Montessori materials in our beautiful classroom environments.

Fall Parent-Teacher Conferences

Monday, Nov. 25th, 1-8pm

2750 Weaver Road

Lancaster, PA

Fall Parent-Teacher Conferences

Tuesday, Nov. 26th, 9am-1pm

2750 Weaver Road

Lancaster, PA


11/13 - Grandparent/Special Friend Day

11/22 - Feast Day (Students Only)

11/25 - NOON DISMISSAL - Parent-Teacher Conferences (CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP)

11/26 - NO SCHOOL - Parent-Teacher Conferences (CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP)

11/27-29 - NO SCHOOL