Upper Elementary Field Trip

Upper Elementary students had a wonderful time today at Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center.  Thank you to our chaperones who accompanied us today!  Here are a few pictures from our adventures.
 

Peace Pole 2017

MSC would like to thank everyone who attended our Peace Pole Ceremony on September 21, 2017. 

A special thank you goes to Ms. Morgan for conducting the music.  Another thank you goes to the Upper Elementary classroom for hosting this memorable event.

The students did a wonderful job and were able to enjoy a delicious sno cone treat after the ceremony.
 

Middle School Kayaking Trip

Our Middle School class got to take a field trip to Yellow River for a kayaking trip.

Charlie Elliott

We had a great time having Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center come to the school. The students were able to learn all about vertebrates. They were shown an owl, an snake and even a baby alligator. 

Early Childhood Cultural Night

Earth Day 2017

We had so much fun building fairy houses, gardening, cleaning up our community, having a picnic lunch with our friends and having sno-cones! Below are some pictures from our very busy Earth Day.

Grand Days with Grandparents

Thank you to all of our grandparents for coming to our annual Grand Days with Grandparents Event.

16th Annual Community Appreciation Luncheon

Thank You to everyone who helped with and attended our 16th Annual Community Appreciation Luncheon. It was a great success once again!

Valentine's Dance 2017

Peace Pole Ceremony 2016

We would like to thank everyone who came out to our Peace Pole Ceremony on September 21st. Below is a picture of the article in the Covington News and a few photos from the Peace Pole Ceremony.

Upper Elementary work cycle

The school year is suddenly in full swing. These kids are busy learning!

"We discovered that education is not something which the teacher does, but that it is a natural process which develops spontaneously in the human being."

~Maria Montessori

MSC Celebrates 25 Years

MSC Celebrates 25 Years

Moms Event at the Montessori School

Moms Event at the Montessori School

During a recent Moms Event at the Montessori School of Covington, students joined their moms to make items to be placed in "comfort bags" that were to be donated to foster children through the Division of Family and Children’s Services.
http://www.covnews.com/section/1/article/46494/

Montessori of Covington students donate 'comfort bags' to foster children

Montessori of Covington students donate 'comfort bags' to foster children

Conyers resident Ureka Stanford helps her children, Madison, 2, and Joshua, 4, decorate comfort bags Friday in Mattie Moon’s and Nicki Daniecki’s early childhood class at the Montessori School of Covington. The class decorated bags to donate to foster children in the care of Department of Family and Children Services. http://www.rockdalecitizen.com/news/2013/oct/23/montessori-of-covington-students-donate/

Book Reading by Eric Oliver

Book Reading by Eric Oliver
"Kid Cavalier On A Halloween Quest"

Erik Oliver (Lucas & Simon's Dad) came and did a reading of his children's Halloween book, "Kid Cavalier On A Halloween Quest". Mr. Oliver not only read his book to the students, but he also talked with them about the illustrations, drew a picture with student involvement and explained how a book is made.
You may find more information about the book "Kid Cavalier On A Halloween Quest" by clicking the following link: www.operaevocata.com

Special Guest Speaker this week in Music Class

Special Guest Speaker this week in Music Class
Stephen D Wilson


Stephen D. Wilson has been playing the trombone for 47 years. He studied under Edward Klienhammer, Bass Trombone, Jay Friedman, Principal Trombone, and Frank Citisifulli, Second Trombone, all current or former members of the Chicago Symphony. A native of Chicago, he began playing professionally at the age of 18. By the age of 20, he had been playing with the Chicago Symphony, the Lyric Opera of Chicago the Music of the Baroque. His first professional orchestra position was with the Festival Orchestra of Chicago. He later became a member of the Singapore Symphony. In 1980, Stephen auditioned for the Grant Park Symphony and won the audition and was a member for four seasons. He then auditioned for the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, with Music Director Robert Shaw, and won the Second Trombone position. Later in his career, he was promoted to Associate Principal Trombone. During his time in Atlanta, Stephen gave numerous solo trombone recitals, played with many of the chamber ensembles. He taught at Morehouse College, Clark Atlanta University and Morris Brown College. He has given master classes at DePaul University, Clark Atlanta University, Duquesne University, Florida A&M, University of Florida and University of Georgia. Stephen recently retired from the ASO.

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