Weekly Update – 5/17/18

Head of School’s Message The child is not an empty being who owes whatever he knows to us who have filled him up with it. No, the child is the builder of man. There is no man existing who has not been formed by the child he once was. – Maria Montessori...

Weekly Update 5/10/18

Head of School’s Message “Our care of the child should be governed, not by the desire to make him learn things, but by the endeavor always to keep burning within him that light which is called intelligence.” ― Maria Montessori Dear Parents, Happy May!  The...

Weekly Update 4/26/18

Head of School’s Message To let the child do as he likes when he has not yet developed any powers of control is to betray the idea of freedom. –    Maria Montessori Dear Parents, Yesterday, I had the pleasure of introducing the elementary children to the...

Weekly Update 4/19/18

Head of School’s Message One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child. –    Maria Montessori Dear Parents, If you come to observe at the school these days, you can feel the energy of Spring building in the children,...

Weekly Update 4/12/18

Head of School’s Message The greatest sign of success for a teacher… is to be able to say, ‘The children are now working as if I did not exist.’ – Maria Montessori Dear Parents, Spring is springing, the grass is growing and the...

Weekly Update – 3/15/18

Head of School’s Message Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed. –    Maria Montessori Dear Parents, The above quote is one of the core tenets of the Montessori developmental approach, and a great reminder of how we need to balance...

Weekly Update – 3/8/18

Head of School’s Message “Development is a series of rebirths.”    –    Maria Montessori Dear Parents, As we journey through Lent and anticipate the rebirth of Easter, we remember you and your families in our prayers and penance. God bless, Sean Spring...

RMS to Offer Two Interships

RMS is pleased to announce that we will be offering two internships for the 2018-2019 academic year. These internships offer a perfect opportunity for anyone interested in early childhood development, education in general, Montessori pedagogy and methodology,...

Weekly Update 2/22/18

Head of School’s Message “These very children reveal to us the most vital need of their development, saying : ‘Help me to do it alone!'” –    Maria Montessori Hello Dear Parents, I hope you are all enjoying the unseasonably warm February!...

Weekly Update 2/15/18

Head of School’s Message “Now the little child who manifests perseverance in his work…. demonstrates, almost as in a splendid revelation, the true manner in which man renders himself valuable to the community.” –    Maria Montessori Dear Parents, Thank you...