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OPEN HOUSE Dec 6 for Prospective Families Tuesday, 9 – 11 am

Open House Schedule

9am –  Welcome
9:15 – Tour and observations
10 -10:30 –  meet with program director for discussion and Q&A
10:30 – 11:00 wrap up session with representative students, Head of School and Admissions Director

Reservations are not necessary for Open Houses, but please be sure to sign in when you arrive. We welcome parents interested in the school, for their toddlers through middle school (students interested in middle school may also attend the open house).

Alumni Night Oct 13, 7pm

Hilltop Invites you to Our High School/Alumni Night October 13th, 7-8:30pm
Hilltop Montessori Middle School graduates who are currently in their sophomore, junior and senior years will be here to share their experiences. How HMS prepared them for high school, the transition to new schedules and environments, to name a few. Public and private schools will be represented.
We will have openings next fall in the 7th grade as we graduate a class of 17 eighth graders in 2017! So spread the word, this event is not only for current families but prospective families and students as well. We look forward to hearing your questions and the responses from our alumni currently in local public and private high schools.

Whether you are a current parent or prospective parent thinking about high school or Hilltop’s Middle School, this is a wonderful evening to hear directly from our graduates about the Hilltop Montessori School experience. Or maybe you are wondering what is ahead for your young child, so please read on!!

“What happens next?” This is a question asked by most prospective parents when they first visit our school.  The answer is valuable to our enrolled parents as well.  How prepared are Hilltop students – academically and socially – when they graduate?
Who better to answer this question than our graduates themselves. So please join us for Alumni Night as our thoughtful, former students reveal the ways the gifts of their Montessori education have uniquely prepared them for success in all areas of their young adult lives.

Grandparent & Special Friend Day Oct 7, 8:45am – Noon Dismissal

Please join us this Friday, October, 7, 2016 for the fall Grandparent & Special Friend Day. Along with a classroom visit we are pleased to have new parent and professional photographer, Rachael Waring on hand to take photos of students with their visitors. Be sure to take advantage of Rachael’s presence to capture the day!

Grandparent and Special Friend Day Schedule:
8:45-9:00 am – Coffee, Tea and Snack in the Arts Barn
9:00-9:30 am – Introduction by Tamara Mount, Head of School
9:30-10:00 am – Student Panel Discussion
10:00 -10:45 am – Classroom visits & Child Photo Session with their Guests
10:45 – 11:45 am – All School Sing in the Arts Barn
Noon Dismissal for All!

Physical Science: How the World Works

We hope you can join us on April 7th from 5:30-7:30 pm
for Curriculum Night!

 Come learn how the physical sciences are taught throughout the Montessori curriculum. You will have the opportunity to participate in a physical science lesson at each program level! At the end of the evening, the faculty will gather to answer your questions about this important part of our curriculum.
Sign up for childcare and the pizza potluck (5pm) at the front desk.

Moving Up Night for Parents

Tuesday, February 2nd, 6-7pm MOVING UP NIGHT
For Parents of students transitioning from 4 year olds to K, K to LE, LE to UE, and UE to MS.
Faculty will present a program overview and details, outline expectations, and answer questions of all parents and prospective parents entering a new program level or any parent interested in what lies ahead for their student. All parents are welcome and childcare will be provided. Please sign up at the front desk.