Williams Montessori

Category: High School


All hands on deck for a full secondary Montessori!

You’ve probably heard by now that CMS has stalled plans to expand our program with grades 9 through 12 because they’re not sure yet where to put it (in 2017.) But that shouldn’t hold up the first year of our…

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CMS board needs to hear from you to make Montessori “high school” happen

While a full secondary Montessori program (7-12) is still under active discussion with CMS, no formal plan is yet in place. An invested group of Montessori parents have been advocating for FOUR YEARS, and our time is now. We need…

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Secondary Montessori advocacy update – Let’s keep that ball rolling on Oct. 27!

Thanks to those who came out to the October 13 CMS board meeting to show their support for secondary Montessori! As you can see, the room was packed to the gills with advocates! We had four parents speak supporting a…

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Let’s get grassroots, ya’ll! Rally for Montessori “high school” Oct. 13!

We are in countdown mode to the Oct. 13 presentation to the school board for the Montessori High School. Please plan to attend the meeting and show CMS how important this proposal is to our community. The meeting starts 6…

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CMS full secondary Montessori (7-12) within our grasp…POWER TO THE PEOPLE!

We’re nearing the finish line, and we need your help. On October 13, the CMS Board meets at 6 p.m. at the Government Center at 600 East 4th Street, Charlotte, NC 28202 to discuss changes to magnet programs, which is…

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Sedgefield Montessori advocacy efforts get attention of Charlotte Observer

Read “Assignment talk will get real with upcoming CMS magnet plan” by Ann Doss Helms of the Charlotte Observer. It’s cool to be quoted! Don’t forget to write your reps and wear your Montessori gear at the October 13 meeting…

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It’s time to rally for Montessori “High School”!

As Montessori families, we truly believe in the magic of Montessori. From the joyful and inquisitive primary classroom, through the transformative lower and upper el years, to the self-directed and socially aware 7th and 8th grades, we see firsthand how…

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What does a Montessori high school look like?

Our incredible staff models our program with Clark Montessori in Cincinnati, a nationally recognized institution for academic excellence. As our nation’s first public Montessori high school, we look to them for ideas, support and continuing education for our awesome teachers….

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