Please be sure to browse our classroom blog to learn more about our new Montessori environment on the beautiful and historic Kenan Center campus in Lockport, New York
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Something to begin
thinking about…Currently enrolled families will have first priority for
re-enrollment for the fall. Registration for those of you that wish to return
will begin on Tuesday January 20th.
New families will have the option to register at our public Open House that
will take place on Saturday January 31st
from 1-4pm. Please spread the word to family and friends about our program…your
recommendation is our best form of advertising!
Returning families that refer a friend that enrolls for the 15-16
school year will receive a $50 tuition voucher.
a reminder that our Parent Breakfast is this coming Wednesday from 9-10:30 am. We invite you to join us in the Taylor
Theater Meeting Room for a light holiday breakfast followed by some spooky work
in our classroom. Children may wear their costumes and adults are welcome to join
in the dress up fun as well. Please be sure to RSVP on the clipboard in the
entranceway. Hope you can join us!
you would like to bring in a packaged treat to share on Friday we will be Trick or Treating in
the classroom. Please be sure to keep in mind that all shared treats must be peanut-free. We will be Trick or Treating
in the Kenan house on Friday morning as well.
you for being both flexible and trusting of our Phase-In process this week.
Children did such a wonderful job acclimating to the environment. They will
continue to become more comfortable in the coming weeks but don’t worry if
there should be a few “bumps in the road”. We will be sure to take great care
of them each day and here are some things you can do to assist in making the
school year a fabulous one:
promptly at drop off (8:45 a.m.) and dismissal (11:45 a.m.)
informed of our classroom happenings via reading newsletters, Ringya messages,
classroom blog, and FaceBook posts
specific questions about their day will elicit productive dialogue:
was your favorite piece of work today?
two things did you eat for snack?
friends sat next to you at circle time?
job did you choose today?
songs did you sing this morning?
lesson did you ask for today?
book did a teacher read this morning?
work did you put in your folder today?
feel free to let us know if you have any questions or concerns. We are here to
help. Thank you for sharing your children with us each day. We look forward to
a great learning adventure this year!
A fun day was had today…
Lauren’s mom read Dr. Seuss’ Green Eggs and Ham and we even ate them for
snack today…DELISH! We had fun with tattoos,
face paint and even had a leprechaun hunt! We will be feasting upon green foods
for the rest of the week…cucumbers, celery, green jello, and green vanilla
On Wednesday we are “Going Blue
for Ben”… in honor of a Clarence family who is dealing with their 4 year
old son’s struggle with a rare form of brain cancer. Please be sure to dress
your child in blue for a class photograph on Wednesday. We will be collecting
coins for the Sauer family…if you’d like to donate please do so by Friday. The jar will be in the
Lockport City Schools are closed today, Wednesday January 29th, because of adverse weather conditions. The entire Kenan Campus will be closed as well. Priority registration for the fall will resume on Thursday.
Lockport City Schools have closed for tomorrow, Tuesday January 28th, because of adverse weather conditions. The entire Kenan Campus will be closed as well. Priority registration for the fall will resume on Wednesday.
We will be having an Open House for the public on Saturday February 1st from 1-4:00 pm. All are welcome to tour our environment, meet teachers, ask questions and register for the fall! Please RSVP with the Kenan Business office @ 433-2617