All Day Calendar for 2016-2017 School Year

 

August 23 (Tu) Parent / Curriculum Night (parents only):
(5:45pm-6:30pm) - Orientation meeting for new parents
6:30pm - Classroom meetings for all parents to meet your child(ren)’s teachers and review curriculum and information for beginning the school year
August 24 (W) New children meet the teachers, by appointment
August 25 (Th) 2016-2017 School Year Begins (Full Schedule)
September 2 (F)
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Ice Cream Social
September 5 (M) No Class (Labor Day)
September 21 (W)
11:00 am
International Day of Peace Celebration
September 28 (W) Hardy Mum’s Sale Fundraiser
September 30 (F) Elementary Parent / Teacher Conference Day (North Room)
No School for School Day Elementary students
Child care is provided for 4:15 / All Day Elementary students
October 10 (M) No Class (Columbus Day)
October 13 (W)
6:00 pm
Elementary Parent Orientation Meeting for 5-day Trip to Nature Classroom in Lake Geneva, WI
October 20 (W)
9:00 am
Picture Day
October 27 (Th)
6:00 pm
Montessori Fun / Educational Night:
“Montessori at Home: Simplified”- workshop for parent
Movie / Popcorn Night – fun night for Kids.
October 31 (M) Halloween Costume Party

Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF – Kindergarten and Elementary students
November 4 (F) East Room Parent / Teacher Conference Day
No School for Morning and School Day East room students
Child care is provided for 4:15 / All Day East room students
November 7 (M) South Room Parent / Teacher Conference Day
No School for Morning and School Day South room students
Child care is provided for 4:15 / All Day South room students
November 14 - 18 Giving with Gratitude Week – Crystal Lake Community Harvest Food Drive

Parents are welcome to organize Thanksgiving morning activities or presentations in the classroom
November 18 (F)
9:45 am
School-Wide Field Trip to “Willy Wonka Jr.” play at Children’s Theatre of Elgin
November 24 - 25 (Th,F) No Class (Thanksgiving Break)
December TBA
5:00 pm
Winter Celebration
December 19 – 30 (M - F) No Class (Winter Break)
December 19 – 30 (M - F) (if no less than 5 students daily) Winter Camp(No Camp on Decemeber 26)
January 2 (M) No Class (‘New Year’s Day’ observed)
January 3 (Tu) Classes Resume
January 12 (Th)
6:00 pm
Montessori Fun / Educational Night:
“Good Enough VS Becoming Accomplished” - Montessori Kindergarten and Elementary education” – workshop for Pre-K and K parents
Bingo / Pizza night – for Pre-K and K students
January 16 (M) No Class (Martin Luther King Jr. Day)
January 16 - 31 Returning Families Preferred Re-Enrollment period
January 27 (F) Elementary Parent / Teacher Conference Day (North Room)
No School for School Day Elementary students
Child care is provided for 4:15 / All Day Elementary students
January 27 (F)
Morning
Chinese New Year Activities Day for Primary Students
Parents are welcome to organize morning activities or presentations in the classroom
February 1 New Families Enrollment begins
February 13-17 (M-F) Elementary Class 5-day Trip to Nature’s Classroom Institute in Lake Geneva, WI
February 14 (Tu)
Morning
Valentine’s Day at Montessori Pathways
Parents are welcome to organize morning activities or presentations in the classroom
February 21- March 3 No Class (President’s Day)
February 13-17 (M-F) Moving On Week: Kindergarten Extended Class Visit Days for Pre-K students
February 13-17 (M-F) Moving On Week: Elementary Class Visit Days for Kindergarten students
February 27 – March 2 Dr. Seuss week
Parents are welcome to organize morning activities or presentations in the classroom
March 1 Summer Camp Enrollment begins
March 2 (Th)
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Montessori Kindergarten Demo Class for Pre-K Parents
March 2 (Th)
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Montessori Elementary Demo Class for Kindergarten Parents
March 4 (Sa)
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Open House
March TBA
9:00 am
Spring Picture Day
March 10 (F)
10:00 am
School-Wide Field Trip to “Madagascar - a Musical Adventure” at Marriott Theatre in Lincolnshire
March 17 (F) East Room Parent / Teacher Conference Day
No School for Morning and School Day East room students
Child care is provided for 4:15 / All Day East room students
March 20 (M) South Room Parent / Teacher Conference Day
No School for Morning and School Day South room students
Child care is provided for 4:15 / All Day South room students
March 27 - 31 (M - F) No Class - Spring Break (The school is operating for All Day program)
April 3 (M) Classes Resume
April 8 (Sat)
10:00 am-1:00 pm
Open House
April 14 (F) Elementary Parent / Teacher Conference Day (North Room)
No School for School Day Elementary students
Child care is provided for 4:15 / All Day Elementary students
April 17 – 21 (M-F) Earth Week
Parents are welcome to organize morning activities or presentations in the classroom
April 19 (W)
9:00 am
Spruce It Up! Doughnuts with Dad!
April 20 (Th) Science Expo and Montessori Family Night:
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
“Come and Work Together!” – Parent / Child Work Cycle in Primary Classes
Science Fair in Elementary Class

All students and parents are invited to visit and listen to the elementary students presentations about the independent research and experiments they conducted.
May 1 – 5 (M-F) National Teacher Appreciation Week
May 3 (W)
9:00 am
Planting day! Muffins with Mom!
May 5 – 6 (F-Sat)
Overnight
Sleepover at School for Elementary Students
May 13 (Sat)
10:00 am-1:00 pm
Open House
May TBA
5:00 pm
End of the School Year Celebration
May 29 (M) No Class (Memorial Day)
May 31 (W) Last Day of School
June 1 - 2 (Th - F) School closed - Summer Camp preparation days
June 5 – August 18 Summer Camp
August 21- 23 (M – W) No Class (2017-2018 School Year Preparation / Orientation Days)
August 24, 2017 2017-2018 School Year begins