Montessori Discovery School


New MDS Hoodies Are In!

Our new MDS hoodies have arrived! We love to see members of our wonderful community wearing them. We have included the link below for those who would like to purchase their own hoodie!

MDS Annual Coat Drive

A past student, Adam Curtis, began a Coat Drive years ago. This is a yearly tradition that has continued at MDS since. Families donate winter clothing items and each year several Elementary Students accompany Ms. Marna to the St. Vincent de Paul Place to deliver them. This year the children made the delivery, had a …

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Animal Care at MDS

Animal care is an integral part of the curriculum at MDS. Each day two Elementary students accompany a teacher to the barn to care for the llamas. This entails giving the llamas food, fresh water, and harnessing them to bring them to the outside area where they spend their day. For the first time two …

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2016 Potluck Supper

Friday night our school community came together for a Potluck Supper. Parents and grandparents met in the Elementary building while the children watched Ratatouille and ate popcorn in the Primary building. Families brought a host of delicious foods for the potluck; a beautiful charcuterie board, kielbasa and sauerkraut, and homemade Brioche bread were a few …

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“Say Hello”

You may have noticed the “Hello” banner hanging from the fence by the primary building. MDS has decided to start a “Say Hello” campaign this year. It’s quite simple; when you see another person please greet them. At MDS we strongly value community; it’s amazing what a smile or a simple “hello” can do for …

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MDS First Day of School

It was a fun day at MDS for new primary students and their parents.  New students arrived ready to make new friends. Let’s not forget our elementary students…everyone both new and returning were excited to run up our ramp, get a big hug and settle in to the day’s work!

2016 Peace Runners Visit Montessori Discovery School

Eleven peace runners stopped at Montessori Discovery School on their way through Connecticut to New York. Coming from countries all over the world, the runners visited our elementary students on Thursday, August 11.  Our visitors explained that running across the US is their way of encouraging world harmony.  World Harmony runners are active across the world every two years …

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