May Newsletter 2016
Our Year is Almost Over!
The teachers look forward to sharing your child's report with you on May 20, they have many useful insights, which will help you to prepare your child for his or her next school year.
Thank you ahead of time for the for your thoughtfulness and generosity during Teacher Appreciation Week. This is a very special time for us all.
If you have not had a chance to attend one of our Parent Forum sessions, please mark your calendar for May 18, when there will be another opportunity to listen to Kingwood Montessori Alumni, and ask your questions.
May 2-6 - Teacher Appreciation Week - Please see separate agenda
May 9-13 - Elementary Field Trip to Camp Allen
May 16 - Parent Appreciation Breakfast 8:30-9:30am
May 18 - Parent Forum – 6:00-7:00pm. Theme - “What’s Next for a Montessori Child?” plus Alumni Speakers - Childcare will be available
May 20 - Conferences/Progress Reports/No School
May 23 - June 2 - Each class will hold an end of year celebration event
May 30 - School Holiday/Memorial Day
June 1 - End of Year Ceremony 6:00 - 8:00pm
June 2 - Last Day of School/Noon Dismissal/ No Extended Care
June 3 - Staff Workday
If you have photographs of class events which we can use. please upload them to Dropbox and then send us the link, or ideally, share them through your Shutterfly account, https://www.shutterfly.com, under the name of firstname.lastname@example.org.
The KM yearbook order form will be out soon.
Purchase an Ad
- Pay for a special section in the book for your child.
- Purchase an Ad for your company to feature in the yearbook.
We are reviewing our fundraising for this year.
Thank you to all those who have given so generously to our school.
The funds are going towards:
Staff Training - to maintain a highly trained faculty
Playground - adding equipment to our outdoor space
Goal $20,000 - $200 per family
Spent $3,757.17 - staff training
Still to spend $6,242.83 - Playground
54% of the projected funds have been raised
48% of our families have given during our fundraising campaign
Next Board Of Trustees Meeting
6:00-7:30 pm, Friday, May 13, 2016
We are always looking for qualified people to serve on our board. If you know someone who would be a good fit for us, or you believe that you have the knowledge and talent to move our mission forward, please send an introductory letter to the Director, Kate Broughton. If you have any questions or recommendations for our board we would love to hear from you.
Trustees: Ajit Pendse, Andrea Badot, Kate Broughton, Fonda Coleman, Keith Coleman, Stewart Nelson, Fred Rosenberg, Jesse Sproles, Mark Broughton (secretary).