2020-2021 School Year

May 23, 2020 Dear SMS Families Enrolled for the 2020-2021 School Year:  We are delighted that your family will be a part of our Salem Montessori School community for the 2020-2021 school year.  It is an exciting year for us as a school: 2020-2021 will mark our

Justice and Peace

Dear Salem Montessori Community,  The recent deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and many others have pushed each of us to think more deeply about race and justice in our country. Some of you have reached out to ask how you can support discussions with

Press Release: Salem Montessori School to Expand Programming with Help of Salem College

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News media contact Steve Bumgarner Capture Public Relations & Marketing 336.722.9660 or steve@capturevalue.com Salem Montessori School to Expand Programming with Help of Salem College WINSTON-SALEM, NC (OCTOBER 16, 2019)—Salem Montessori School, which operates from space at Home Moravian Church and serves children ages 6 months

SMS Expands to Elementary for 2020-2021

October 15, 2019 Dear Salem Montessori Community, It is with great excitement that I share some impactful news about the future of Salem Montessori School.  The Board has voted to expand SMS into Elementary grades for the 2020-2021 school year. This topic has been explored for many

Dress for Success

We adults think a lot about school success for the children we love. As we think about the cognitive and social skills that children need, we can sometimes overlook the practical skills that are the foundation for learning. Montessori knew that the independence a child gains through these skills leads to self-confidence and an “I

August Letter to Parents 2019

Dear Salem Montessori Parents, I am delighted to be writing to you as the official Head of School. The summer has been filled with planning and anticipation. I have appreciated the help and support of all of the wonderful staff. The teachers here and their commitment to

Welcome 2019-2020 SMS Families

Welcome to Salem Montessori 2019-2020 school year! We are looking forward to welcoming you in the fall and want to pass on a bit of information for you to have over the Summer. On the logistics side, we need some information from you. There are five forms

Peppercorn Theatre Enrichment Opportunities at SMS for 2019-2020

This fall, Kaleideum’s Peppercorn Theatre for young children will be an outside vendor coming on site to SMS to offer a children’s theatre enrichment program on Mondays and Wednesdays from 1:00-2:00 pm for children ages four and older.  Children may enroll for one day or two days a week.

SMS Announcements and Updates

]There will be no Lunch Bunch this Friday, March 29, as it is time for our professional development meeting. The Tag Sale will be held Saturday, April 6 at 8:00 am at 1230 Yorkshire Road. Donations of clothing are much appreciated, as are volunteers.  Class (group) photos

Effective July 1st, Head of School will be Julie Smith

Julie currently serves as the Director of the Lower School at Summit and the Director of Parent Learning, and she will remain in that role through the end of this school year. We are equally as excited to announce that Catherine Greene will remain as the Assistant