MMA Montessori Moments
June 3rd, 2019
Thank you! Happy Summer!
We would like to welcome those families new to MMA for the 2019-20 school year!
We hope that everyone can join us for the annual pool party at North Shore this Friday. It's an excellent opportunity to meet other families and make new friends. There will be a dress code clothing swap as well a chance to sign up for orchestra. Our wonderful parent organization, MAPA, will also be in attendance with information about next school year.
Check out and follow our social media accounts listed at the bottom. Please never hesitate to contact us if you have questions. You can call the office (801-827-0150) or email our Assistant Director, Ms. Lana, or myself.
Ms. René Baker
Stakeholder Survey - Last Call - Closes Friday
There were 77 respondents last time and we would like to at least double that for this spring. Results from this survey are shared with the school's staff, Board of Directors, and all of you in the MMM newsletter. The results guide us in decision making in areas such as setting school goals. We take these survey results seriously and sincerely thank you for your time in providing this crucial feedback.
You will be entered to win a $25 gift card if you take a screen shot of your completed survey and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
What We're Working On
Administrators (Director, Ms. René & Assistant Director, Ms. Lana) and office staff work all summer. We will begin our shorter summer office hours soon so we can enjoy summer activities with our family and friends, too. We will let you know when we switch over to the summer schedule.
Today the office staff printed all Junior High report cards and are prepping them to be mailed this week. Our office staff are also entering all new students into the Aspire system and ensuring immunizations are updated. Plus, a million other things that are required to keep a school running, like paying bills and answering the phones.
Administrators are working hard on composing class lists and will be in touch as soon as they are finalized. We are finalizing teachers' professional learning schedule for next school year. We are also conducting interviews and hiring for our open teaching and assistant positions. Please steer any great candidates our way!
Upcoming Board Meeting
The June Board meeting will be Saturday, June 16th beginning at 8:30am in the library. A finalized agenda will be posted physically at school and online before this meeting.
6/16/19 - MMA Board Meeting, 8:30am in the Library
8/9/19 - Sneak-a-Peek
8/12/19 - Grades 1-9 First Day of School
8/12-16/19 - Early Release at 1:00pm
8/19/19 - Early Childhood and Kinder First Day of School (full days)
In case you missed it, click here to access the 5-20-19 Family Newsletter.