How to deal with back-to-school anxiety

How to deal with back-to-school anxiety

The beginning of a new school year is filled with new friends, brand new school supplies and fun experiences. But, going back to school can be nerve-wracking and even more intimidating for first-timers. Many parents and children alike experience back-to-school...
Students excited as they explore art at Maria Montessori School

Students excited as they explore art at Maria Montessori School

As we prepare to finish another school year at Maria Montessori School, we wanted to share our students’ accomplishments and proudly display beautiful art pieces that were created throughout the semester. Through our art class, students have the opportunity to explore...
14th Annual Maria Montessori School Regatta and Duck Race

14th Annual Maria Montessori School Regatta and Duck Race

Due to potentially bad weather the Regatta has been moved to May 13th, 2017. With each new year, enthusiasm grows for our Regatta and Duck Race. For 14 years, we’ve seen families from all over the Mid-South gather for a Saturday of outdoor fun and family competition....

We love to learn from our students at MMS!

Watching children share their newfound understanding of the world is exciting. This is why Maria Montessori School holds our Lesson Open House. This night is an opportunity for our students to develop a lesson plan to educate their parents on a topic they’ve learned...
Middle School students win state-wide Stock Market Game

Middle School students win state-wide Stock Market Game

Congratulations to our middle school students who ranked first in the state-wide Stock Market Game! In the middle school division, our teams ranked 1st, 2nd and 8th. When high schools were included in the ranking, our teams placed 1st, 10th and 55th. In the game, our...
2 MMS Alumni Named National Merit Scholar Semifinalists

2 MMS Alumni Named National Merit Scholar Semifinalists

On September 30th the 2017 National Merit Scholarship semifinalists were announced. Twenty-two Shelby County Schools seniors have been selected and of these 2 are Maria Montessori School Alumni. August (Gus) Harper, who attends Central High School, and Nathaniel...