An excellent Montessori education for ages 18 months to 8th grade.
Butler Montessori is an AMI (Association Montessori International) accredited school for children ages 18 months through eighth grade, situated on a beautiful 22-acre rural campus.
Butler supports the development of the whole child through academics, music, arts, and physical education including our unique equestrian program. Butler Montessori guides children toward independence and social responsibility creating the basis for education as a lifelong process based on a solid academic foundation.
- Nov. 26-28 – No School, Thanksgiving Break
- Dec. 6 – Adults-Only Holiday Party, 7:00 PM
- Dec. 18 – Winter Festival, 6:45 PM
- Dec. 19 – Primary Programs: Mrs. Wolf- 10:40 AM, Ms. Xander 11:00 AM
- Dec. 19 – Close at 12:00 Noon for Winter Break
Please remember pizza order with payment is due on Thursday morning! If pizza is not ordered on Thursday morning, please provide lunch for your child on Friday.
Winter activity descriptions and forms will be put on the website after Thanksgiving break. Be sure to check the website and the next Bulletin!
PEP (Parent Encouragement Program):
PEP offers wonderful classes and seminars to help support parents in the raising of their children. Several classes are coming up soon. Check out their website: pepparent.org for more information on the following:
- “Solving Sibling Problems: How to Guide Your Kids from Fighting to Friendship”, Dec. 1, 7:30-9:00 PM
- “The Truth About Consequences; Effective Disciple Without Punishment”, Dec. 3, 9:45-11:45 AM
Children with a Cause:
Lower Elementary children Olivia Sordo, Imani Lovelace, Madeleine Neigh, and Cassie Rajaomanera are interested in helping Ebola Victims in West Africa. They will be collecting money to send to “Doctors without Borders”. The students have been discussing human empathy in comparison to the animal kingdom. A pink piggy bank is on the desk in the main office. Please consider donating to their cause!
Thursday, December 18, is Winter Festival!
Please mark your calendars for a special, all-school celebration. The events will include musical performances by the Elementary students and a holiday bake and craft sale! For the Primary students, this is an opportunity to have fun and see what’s in store for them as they progress in their years at Butler.
Winter Festival: Thursday, Dec 18, A’s Dragon Lair & Ginny Wright Building
- 6:00 Performers arrive; Fire pit open with cider, Intermediate basket sales
- 7:00 Band Performance
- 7:15 Lower Elementary Performance
- 7:35 Caroling
- 7:45 Intermediate basket sales & Clean up
RSVP for the Adults-only Holiday Party!
Saturday, December 6, 7:00 – 9:00 PM at the home of Eve Shalley, BPC President. You should have received an E-Vite via email. If you didn’t get an invitation, or if you have questions about the party, email Eve at eshalley@essexmanagement.