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

Sign up now for our Fall Enrichment Program with SMS and Kaleideum

Begins September 9! Mondays and Wednesdays 1-2pm at Salem Montessori School. For ages 4-6. Kaleideum will be coming to SMS to offer on-site afternoon enrichment programs for Salem Montessori students! Facilitated by trained Kaleideum teaching artists, we will provide joyful opportunities for your student to explore art, theatre, music,

Peter and the Wolf Play and Family Picnic and Next Week

It is hard to believe our school year is winding down so soon.  Our last day of school is Thursday, May 23.  Please let your classroom teacher know if your child’s last day will be different from the 23rd, or the 22nd if your child attends Monday-Wednesday.

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

Positive Discipline @ Noon

Positive Discipline is a joyful and respectful approach to parenting developed by Jane Nelson and Lynn Lott.  Join us for the next four Mondays to learn the tools for Positive Discipline.   We will meet during lunch bunch from 12-1pm.  Drop-ins are welcome and, if you can

Explorers Lunch & Learn

Have you ever wondered what the Explorers program is? What do they do during Explorer time? How does the program enrich the 3-6 curriculum? Come and join us for Lunch and Learn on Monday, January 28 from noon to 1:00 to find out all you need to

Important changes in parking January 22-February 1

Beginning on Monday, January 21, the City of Winston-Salem will begin a sewer replacement project behind the church. This work is projected to take about two weeks, hopefully ending around February 1. This project will greatly impact our drop-off and pick-up practices. We will not be able

Happy Holidays!

The teachers and staff at SMS have a long list of what we are grateful for this holiday. In addition to our thanks for our holiday gifts; we give thanks for the parent volunteers who helped with the 3-6 Christmas play and toddler bird seed wreaths; to