All Day Calendar for 2017-2018 School Year

 

September 4 (M) No Class (Labor Day)
September 8 (F)
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Ice Cream Social
September 14 (Th)
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Kindergarten Parent Orientation Night
September 21 (Th)
11:00 am
International Day of Peace Celebration
September 25 (M)
10:30 am
Fire Drill
September 26 (Tu)
9:00 am
Elementary Students’ Trip to Nature Center in Crystal Lake
September 26 (Tu) Hardy Mum’s Sale Fundraiser
September 29 (F) Elementary Parent / Teacher Conference Day (North Room)
No School for School Day Elementary students
Child care is provided for 4:15 / All Day Elementary students
October 9 (M) No Class (Columbus Day)
October 12 (Th)
6:00 pm
Montessori Fun / Educational Night:
“Montessori at Home or How Independence Leads to Achievements”-workshop for parents
Movie / Popcorn Night – fun night for Kids.
October 16 - 31 Equal Exchange School Fundraiser
October 19 (Th)
9:00 am
Picture Day
October 20 (Th)
2:15 pm - 3:00 pm
“United Nations Day” – Elementary Students’ Presentation.
* Parents are welcome!!!
October 27 (F)
9:30 am - 11:00 am
School – Wide Field Trip to “My Son Pinocchio, Jr” play by CYT at Cosman Cultural Art Center in Huntley
October 31 (Tu) Halloween Costume Party

Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF – Kindergarten and Elementary students
November 2 (Th)
5:30 pm.
Elementary Parent Orientation Meeting with Geoffrey Bishop, Executive Director of Nature’s Classroom Institute in WI, for 4-day Elementary Trip to Nature Classroom in Lake Geneva, WI
November 2 (Th)
After School by appt.
Kindergarten (South room) Parent / Teacher Conferences
November 3 (F) East Room Parent / Teacher Conference Day – for Preschool, Pre-K parents
No School for Morning and School Day East room students
Child care is provided for 4:15 / All Day East room students
November 6 (M) South Room Parent / Teacher Conference Day – for Preschool, Pre-K parents
No School for Morning and School Day South room students
Child care is provided for 4:15 / All Day South room students
November 7 (Tu)
After School by appt.
Kindergarten (East room) Parent / Teacher Conferences
November 7 (Tu)
11:15 am - 3:00 pm
Kindergarten and Elementary Students Field Trip to Burpee Museum in Rockford for “Dinosaurs and Fossils” Program
November 6 - 10 Giving with Gratitude Week – Crystal Lake Community Harvest Food Drive

Parents are welcome to organize Thanksgiving morning activities or presentations in the classroom
November 9 (Th)
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Montessori Fun / Educational Night:
“The Magic of Montessori Mathematics”- workshop for parents
*Child care will be provided if necessary.
November 23 - 24 (Th,F) No Class (Thanksgiving Break)
December 15 (F)
5:00 pm
Winter Celebration
December 25 – January, 5 (M - F) No Class (Winter Break)
December 26 – January, 5 (M - F) (if no less than 5 students daily) Winter Camp(No Camp on Decemeber 25, January 1)
January 8 (M) Classes Resume
January 11 (Th)
6:00 pm
Montessori Fun / Educational Night:
“Good Enough VS Becoming Accomplished” - Montessori Kindergarten and Elementary education” – workshop for Pre-K and K parents
Bingo / Pizza night – for Pre-K and K students
January 15 (M) No Class (Martin Luther King Jr. Day)
January 15 - 31 Returning Families Preferred Re-Enrollment period
January 17 (W)
12:15 pm
Kindergarten and Elementary Students Field Trip – “Step Africa!” Show at Raue Center for the Arts in Crystal Lake
January 26 (F) Elementary Parent / Teacher Conference Day (North Room)
No School for School Day Elementary students
Child care is provided for 4:15 / All Day Elementary students
February 1 New Families Enrollment begins
February 14 (W)
Morning
Valentine’s Day at Montessori Pathways
Parents are welcome to organize morning activities or presentations in the classroom
February 16 (F)
Morning
Chinese New Year Activities Day for Primary Students
Parents are welcome to organize morning activities or presentations in the classroom
February 19 (M) No Class (President’s Day) s
February 20 - March 6 (M-F) Moving On Weeks: Kindergarten Extended Class Visit Days for Pre-K students
Moving On Weeks: Elementary Class Visit Days for Kindergarten students
February 26 – March 2 Dr. Seuss week
March 1 Summer Camp Enrollment begins
March 1 (Th)
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Montessori Kindergarten Demo Class for Pre-K Parents
March 1 (Th)
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Montessori Elementary Demo Class for Kindergarten Parents
March 2 (F)
12:15 pm
Elementary Students Field Trip – “Freedom Riders” Show at Raue Center for the Arts in Crystal Lake
March 3 (Sa)
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Open House
March 8 (Th)
11:15 am - 3:00 pm
Kindergarten and Elementary Students Field Trip to Discovery Center in Rockford for “Discover the Night Sky” Planetarium Show and “Color and Lights” Workshop.
March 9 (F) Science Day in Elementary Class:
Morning – Presentation for Primary Students
2:00-3:00pm – Presentation for Parents
March 14 (W)
9:00 am
Spring Picture Day
March 15 (Th)
After School by appt.
Kindergarten (South room) Parent / Teacher Conferences
March 16 (F) East Room Parent / Teacher Conference Day – for Preschool, Pre-K parents
No School for Morning and School Day East room students
Child care is provided for 4:15 / All Day East room students
March 19 (M) South Room Parent / Teacher Conference Day – for Preschool, Pre-K parents
No School for Morning and School Day South room students
Child care is provided for 4:15 / All Day South room students
March 20 (Tu)
After School by appt.
Kindergarten (East room) Parent / Teacher Conferences
March 26 - 30 (M - F) No Class - Spring Break (The school is operating for All Day program)
April 2 (M) Classes Resume
April 7 (Sat)
10:00 am-1:00 pm
Open House
April 9 - 12 (M-Th) Elementary Class 4-day Trip to Nature’s Classroom Institute in Lake Geneva, WI
April 13 (F) Elementary Parent / Teacher Conference Day (North Room)
No School for School Day Elementary students
Child care is provided for 4:15 / All Day Elementary students
April 19 (Th)
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Montessori Family Night:
“Come and Work Together!” – Parent / Child Work Cycle in Primary Classes (East and South rooms)
April 16 – 20 (M-F) Earth Week
Parents are welcome to organize morning activities or presentations in the classroom
April 18 (W)
9:00 am (Rain Day -April 20(F))
Spruce It Up! Doughnuts with Dad!
May 2 (W)
9:00 am (Rain Day -May 4(F)
Planting day! Muffins with Mom!
May 5 (Sat)
10:00 am-1:00 pm
Open House
May 7 – 11 (M-F) National Teacher Appreciation Week
May 18 – 19 (F-Sat)
Overnight
Sleepover at School for Elementary Students
May 24 (Th)
5:00 pm
End of the School Year Celebration
May 28 (M) No Class (Memorial Day)
May 30 (W) Last Day of School
May 31 - June 1 (Th - F) School closed - Summer Camp preparation days
June 4 – August 17 Summer Camp (11 weeks)
August 20- 22 (M – W) No Class (2018-2019 School Year Preparation / Orientation Days)
August 23, 2018 2018-2019 School Year begins