Author Archives: Grace Sanvictores

December Celebrations

A Virtual Visit to the Farm with Farm Sanctuary Our children were treated to an in-house presentation by a humane educator from Farm Sanctuary in Watkins Glen, New York. Farm Sanctuary offers an age-appropriate introduction to issues of our food system, featuring the stories of the individual animals that call Farm Sanctuary home.  For more […]

November Thanks

Eyes of the Wild Visits The Sunny Yellow children were excited to learn that they would have animals visiting the classroom. They eagerly welcomed Eyes of the Wild into the classroom. They are an organization that rescues animals that have been hurt by their owners or that just do not serve well as pets. The […]

October Happenings

Fosterfield Farm Visit On October 2 and 3, our six Primary classes attended their first field trip to Fosterfields Living Historical Farm. Our students saw different animals, including hens, roosters, cows, sheep, pigs, horses, and ducks. Our tour guide, Alyssa, showed the children a corn sheller, which is a machine that takes the kernels off […]

Welcome School Year 2019-2020

Director’s Corner As we begin our next 10 years, Hudson Montessori School continues to grow.  This year we are excited to announce that we have become the first school in New Jersey to be nationally recognized as a STEM Certified Campus. This is quite an honor for any school, but doubly so for an elementary […]

Art Show 2019

This year was Hudson Montessori School’s first schoolwide Art Show showcasing over 300 pieces of individual work.  Every single child made a piece of work related to the yearlong theme of “Our Journey”. While our older children in Lower and Upper Elementary created art relating to the 10 Routes around the world that changed history, […]

Montessori Model United Nation 2019

Maria Montessori supported the work of the League of Nations and its successor, the United Nations, serves as a forum where peace could be created. She recognized the hope for peace lay in the education of children. Montessori Model United Nations promotes students’ interest in the world around them and broadens the student’s knowledge in […]

Fall Happennings

Director’s Welcome Note Welcome to the 2018-2019 Hudson Montessori School year. This is a very special year for our school as it is  the 10th anniversary of its founding, and we are delighted that you and your family are part of Hudson Montessori School’s great legacy. This decade has been one of growth and development, and we are […]

Summer Maker’s EL Camp 2018

What an adventure our Summer Maker’s camp was!! Over the eight weeks, our campers took a journey on their “Amazing Race” to learn about some of the natural, man made and extreme wonders of our world. Campers learned about Stonehenge, The Leaning Tower of Pisa, Hagia Sophia, The Porcelain Tower of Nanjing, the catacombs of […]

Spring Happenings

Bergen PAC – The Three Little Pigs Despite the downpour and regional flash floods earlier this spring, our young primary students braved the weather and enjoyed a performance at the Bergen Performing Arts Center! It was a wonderful experience for our young ones to watch “The Three Little Pigs” as they prepared themselves for their […]

Spreading Love and Good Cheer

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Hudson Montessori School families got together last week to spread love and good cheer around community. The Elementary Jazz Band kicked off the Holiday Season by serenading seniors at the Lutheran Senior Center. They were accompanied on the Trombone by Mr Oscar, their Jazz teacher. Last Friday, we partnered with Mommies Heart to Heart to […]