Our Elementary Program

As of the academic year 2014-2015, CMS offers an Elementary Program. A Montessori elementary program is divided into two sections, Lower Division (1st through 3rd grade) and Upper Division (4th through 6th grade).

Click here for a quick introduction to our Elementary program written by our program director.

Click here for a video about Montessori Elementary and click here for more.

Click here for An Overview of Montessori Mathematics.

Click here for the Elementary Orientation Packet.

Are you wondering if a Montessori Elementary School is right for you?

Come to visit us, picture a day at your child’s school, and consider the question: Do you want your child just to love school, or do you want your child also to love learning?

 A Sample Day in Elementary at CMS

8:15-8:30 Arrival
8:30-8:50 Community Meeting
8:50-9:10 Lesson Plan Review for individual students
9:10-12:10 Uninterrupted work time
12:10-12:20 Small group lessons, clean-up for lunch
12:30-1:30 Lunch and Recess
1:30-1:50 Reading, Journal writing and creative writing
1:50-2:50 Specials (French, art, P.E., music)
2:50-3:05 Clean up and chores
3:05-3:30 Outside and dismissal

 

From Parents’ Math Night, where parents learn what their children are learning at school