Montessori Matters

September 15, 2017

Thank YOU!

We want to say thank you to everyone for your patience as we worked through the weather and our power outages this past week. The safety of your children is always our priority. With that, we are so happy to be back and finishing out another week of Montessori Education. Please enjoy this week's Montessori Matters with some brief snap shots of events from the week and take note of some date changes given our recent closures. We hope you have a great weekend!

Important Dates to Remember

September 16- Cross Country GTC Tiger Classic- Greenville

September 18- MAP testing begins for 2nd-9th grade

September 19- Parent Education Series- Lower Elementary and Upper Elementary

September 19- Volleyball vs Cambridge at home- Senior Night

September 19- Cross Country- SCA Invitational- Boiling Springs

September 20- Middle School to Sky Top Orchard

September 21- Parent Education Series- Middle School and High School

September 26- Parent Education Series- Infant/Toddler and Primary

September 26- Volleyball vs Newberry at home

September 26- Boy Scout Meeting 6:30-8 in the Amphitheater

September 28- Cross Country- Greenwood Christian

September 29- Lower El Field Trip to Paris Mountain State Park

September 29- Primary Planet PJ Party

Nurse Merriman News

Security upgrade---MSA has enhanced our safety and security equipment on campus by adding an additional camera and buzzer system at the Early Arrival Entrance. As always, we are striving to provide the safest campus for your child's educational experience.


Susanna Merriman, RN

MSA Eagles Athletics

Catherine Hiebel placed 2nd in the 100 yard freestyle in swimming on Saturday at the Emerald High School Lakelands Invitationals that hosted 10 public and private schools from the Upstate.


The cross country team and some Mileage club members competed at a New Covenant Meet & 1k fun run on Thursday. The cross country team will be running in Greenville at the Tiger Classic on Saturday before competing in a middle school meet at the SCA Invitational in Boiling Springs on Tuesday.


The volleyball team is doing awesome halfway into their season and they have a busy week ahead of them. They faced Wyman King last night for a double header and won both matches! They are now 6-3 overall and 4-3 in league play.

On Saturday, they are playing in the Temple Christian Academy tournament in Anderson. Then, they will be hosting Cambridge Academy for senior night, honoring our three senior ladies, on Tuesday at 5:00 at Concord Baptist Church. If you get a chance, you should come out and watch these girls!

Parent Education Series- Please note date changes in the invites

Please join us for our new Parent Education Series this year. It is our hope to help educate families on the Montessori Philosophy and what makes it so unique. Teachers across campus are working hard to create informative sessions that will be beneficial to our families. We hope that you join us for these events. Please let us know if there are topics you wish to hear about.


Please click on the links below to see the different topics being discussed at each grade level.


Infant/Toddler

Primary

Lower Elementary

Upper Elementary

Middle School and High School

A high school student in Physical Science showing the history and use of an internal combustion engine.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VDmsWY0DCgk

Montessori School of Anderson

Our mission is to nurture the whole child, physically, intellectually, emotionally, and spiritually, preparing students for academic excellence, lifelong learning and responsible, caring lives.
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