Hudson Happenings

Goodbye Winter…Hello Spring!

MMUN At Hudson Montessori School, we stand firm in our commitment to Peace Education and Global Citizenship. Maria Montessori underscored the importance of peace education. This philosophy plays itself out at the Montessori Model United Nations, where the students learn cooperation and the art of compromise. MMUN allows students to role-play a citizen from a […]

January – Happy New Year!

Hudson Montessori School welcomed all parents, children, extended family, and caregivers to their spectacular Three-in-One January Event: the Pancake Breakfast, Bring Your Parents to School Day, and their super impressive Maker Faire.   HMS Annual School Maker Faire Thank you to all who came to our Annual School Maker Faire! Hudson Montessori School is proud […]

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 […]

Lower Elementary Presents

Lower Elementary spent approximately three weeks researching different topics and applying different writing skills to showcase what they learned. During this exercise students had the opportunity to brainstorm, draft, revise and edit their writings in an effort to make it the best it can be! Last week during our event “Elementary Presents”, students presented their work to […]

Nature Codes, Nature Inspires – Code Night 2018

With technology constantly evolving, knowledge of Computer Science has become a critical skill. Here at Hudson Montessori School, we feel that it’s not only important to teach students how to navigate technology, but also inspire them to be creators of technology. To spark that interest we introduce students to Computational Thinking Skills using unplugged and […]