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Calendar: Sept 29: Thrivers: What Really Helps Kids Find Happiness Today & Success Tomorrow, 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. via Zoom, preregistration is requiredOct 5: CHiPA meeting, 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. in the Community more...
Posted on Friday, September 23, 2022 by Arielle Sika
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Sept 16: Inland Seas field trip (4th & 5th years); Leelanau Outdoor Center (Lower El)Sept 17: International Coastal Cleanup Day, 10 a.m. to Noon, see belowSept 20: Coffee more...
Posted on Friday, September 16, 2022 by Arielle Sika
Welcome to Waypoints! We are so glad you are here. This newsletter is updated every Friday and can be accessed at any time from our homepage. Many thanks to Children’s House more...
Posted on Friday, September 9, 2022 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: Sept 5: Labor Day - Campus closedSept 6: Orientation Day, details hereSept 6: Tears and Cheers, at each drop-off timeSept 7: Full schedule begins for everyone including early care and Friend’s Club Sept 8: Back to School Parent more...
Posted on Thursday, September 1, 2022 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: Aug 26-Sept 2: Campus Closed for late summer breakAug 30: New Parent Social at Farm Club 6:00, rsvp hereSept 5: Labor Day - Campus closedSept 6: Orientation Day, details hereSept 6: Tears and Cheers, at each drop-off more...
Posted on Friday, August 26, 2022 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: Aug 22-25: Summer Program Week 10: Lights, Camera, Action!Aug 26-Sept 2: Campus Closed for late summer breakAug 30: New Parent Social at Farm Club 6:00, rsvp hereSept 5: Labor Day - Campus closedSept 6: Orientation Day, details hereSept more...
Posted on Friday, August 19, 2022 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: Aug 15-19: Summer Program Week 9: LE:  Music!Aug 22-25: Summer Program Week 10: Lights, Camera, Action!Aug 26-Sept 2: Campus Closed for late summer breakAug 30: New Parent Social at Farm Club 6:00, rsvp hereSept 5: Labor Day - more...
Posted on Friday, August 12, 2022 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: Aug 8-12: Summer Program Week 8: LE: Splash! Dive In!Aug 15-19: Summer Program Week 9: LE:  Music!Aug 22-25: Summer Program Week 10: Lights, Camera, Action!Aug 26-Sept 2: Campus Closed for late summer breakAug 30: New Parent Social at more...
Posted on Friday, August 5, 2022 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: Aug 1-5: Summer Program Week 7: LE: Bugs, Insects, and Anything Creepy Crawly OR: Hit the Trails, Bike Week 2, for less experienced ridersAug 8-12: Summer Program Week 8: LE: Splash! Dive In!Aug 15-19: Summer Program Week more...
Posted on Friday, July 29, 2022 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: July 25-29: Summer Program Week 6: LE: Take Me Out to the Ball Game w/Field Trip to the Pit Spitter’s GameAug 1-5: Summer Program Week 7: LE: Bugs, Insects, and Anything Creepy Crawly OR: more...
Posted on Friday, July 22, 2022 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: July 18-22: Summer Program Week 5: LE: The Wonderful World of Books/ UE: ExcursionsJuly 25-29: Summer Program Week 6: LE: Take Me Out to the Ballgame w/LE Field Trip to the Pit Spitter’s more...
Posted on Friday, July 15, 2022 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: July 11-15: Summer Program Week 4: LE: Around the World in 5 Days/ UE: ExcursionsJuly 18-22: Summer Program Week 5: LE: The Wonderful World of Books/ UE: ExcursionsJuly 25-29: Summer Program Week 6: LE: more...
Posted on Friday, July 8, 2022 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: July 4: Campus Closed: Independence DayJuly 5-8: Summer Program Week 3: LE: Red, White, Blue and Cherries Too!/ UE: ExcursionsJuly 11-15: Summer Program Week 4: LE: Around the World in 5 Days/ UE: ExcursionsJuly more...
Posted on Friday, July 1, 2022 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: June 27-July 1: Summer Program Week 2: LE: Become a Rock Hound w/LE Field trip to Peterson Park OR: Hit the Trails, Bike Week 1, for more advanced ridersJuly 4: Campus Closed: Independence DayJuly 5-8: Summer more...
Posted on Friday, June 24, 2022 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: June 13 - 17: Campus ClosedJune 20-24: Summer program begins: Week 1: LE: Forts and Fairies/UE: ExcursionsJune 27-July 1: Summer Program Week 2: LE: Become a Rock Hound w/LE Field trip to Peterson more...
Posted on Friday, June 10, 2022 by Arielle Sika
New Message from Michele: Calendar: June 7: Moving Up Ceremonies, Kindergarten at 5 p.m. and 6th year students at 6:30 p.m.June 8: Graduation, 6 p.m.June 10: Dance of the Cosmos, 11 a.m., campus closes more...
Posted on Friday, June 3, 2022 by Arielle Sika
New Message from Michele: Calendar: May 30: No School, Memorial DayMay 31: Nadine’s class picture retakeMay 31 - June 3: Junior High Backpacking TripJune 1: Agnes’s class pictureJune 1 - 3: Upper El camping more...
Posted on Friday, May 27, 2022 by Arielle Sika
New Message from Michele: Calendar: May 26: Kindergarten field trip to Sleeping Bear DunesMay 27: Grandparents Day, 8:30 - 11:30 a.m., school closes at 11:30, see belowMay 30: No School, Memorial DayMay 31 more...
Posted on Friday, May 20, 2022 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: May 16: Classroom picture for Allie’s class (Primary East) and New! Jeanette & Betsy’s class (YCC West)May 17: Junior High class photo, 8th year portraits and New! Britny’s class (NIDO) and Megan’s more...
Posted on Friday, May 13, 2022 by Arielle Sika
New Message from Michele: Calendar: May 6: 1st - 8th year Earth Day field tripsNew! May 9: Classroom pictures for Jeanette & Betsy (YCC West), Jenny (YCC South)New! May 10: Classroom pictures for Nadine, Sandra, Karin more...
Posted on Friday, May 6, 2022 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: Apr 24 - 30: Junior High Industrial Revolution Trip to Philadelphia Apr 29: Coffee & Connect, 8 - 9 a.m.New! May 2: Junior High, No SchoolMay 3: May Day Celebration, 10:30 a.m.May 4: CHiPA meeting, 9 more...
Posted on Friday, April 29, 2022 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: Apr 24 - 30: Junior High Industrial Revolution Trip to Philadelphia Apr 29: Coffee & Connect, 8 - 9 a.m.New! May 2: Junior High, No SchoolMay 3: May Day Celebration, 10:30 a.m.May 4: CHiPA meeting, 9 a.m. via more...
Posted on Friday, April 22, 2022 by Arielle Sika
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Apr 19: Elementary and Junior High Talent Show, 10 a.m. Apr 22: Bright Futures Celebration, 6 - 9 p.m., see belowApr 23: CHiPA TART Trail Clean Up, 10 a.m., more...
Posted on Friday, April 15, 2022 by Arielle Sika
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Apr 12: No Friends Club; ISACS All Staff Focus Group at 3:45 p.m.Apr 14: Career Tech Center visit for 8th-year students at 10 a.m.Apr 14: Theater Club performance: more...
Posted on Friday, April 8, 2022 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: Mar 28 - Apr 1: Spring BreakApr 3: Spirit Wear Orders Due, see belowApr 4 - 8: Book Drive, see belowApr 6: CHiPA meeting, 9 a.m. via ZoomApr 12: No Friends more...
Posted on Friday, March 25, 2022 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: Mar 15 - 19: 6th Year Montessori Model United Nations trip to New York CityMar 25: Coffee & Connect, 8 - 9 a.m.Mar 21 - 25: Upper El Theater Week, performance more...
Posted on Friday, March 18, 2022 by Arielle Sika
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Mar 15 - 19: 6th Year Montessori Model United Nations trip to New York CityMar 25: Coffee & Connect, 8 - 9 a.m.Mar 21 - 25: Upper El more...
Posted on Friday, March 11, 2022 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: Mar 7-10: Junior High and Upper Elementary Human Growth & DevelopmentMar 7-11: Parent-Teacher Conferences, sign up belowMar 11: No School, conferencesMar 15 - 19: 6th Year Montessori Model United Nations trip more...
Posted on Friday, March 4, 2022 by Arielle Sika
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Now - Mar 1: Re-enrollment period for 2022-23 school year, start hereNow - Mar 1: Summer program registration for current families, start here Mar 2: CHiPA at 9:00 a.m. via ZoomMar 4: Deadline to sign up more...
Posted on Friday, February 25, 2022 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: Now - Mar 1: Re-enrollment period for 2022-23 school year, start hereNow - Mar 1: Summer program registration for current families, start hereFeb 21: No School, Presidents DayFeb 23: Parent Visiting Day for more...
Posted on Friday, February 18, 2022 by Arielle Sika
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Now - Mar 1: Re-enrollment period for 2022-23 school year, start hereNow - Mar 1: Summer program registration for current families, start hereFeb 14: Junior High only, no schoolFeb more...
Posted on Friday, February 11, 2022 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: Feb 5: Sledding party, see belowFeb 6 - 11: Junior High Civil War History Trip to Atlanta, GAFeb 9 - Mar 1: Re-enrollment period for 2022-23 school yearFeb 9 - Mar 1: Summer program registration for more...
Posted on Friday, February 4, 2022 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: Feb 1: FAST Opens, details hereFeb 2: CHiPA at 9:00 a.m. via ZoomFeb 5: Sledding party, see belowFeb 6 - 11: Junior High Civil War History Trip to Atlanta, GAFeb 9 - Mar 1: Re-enrollment period more...
Posted on Thursday, January 27, 2022 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: Jan 25: Junior High Open House for all 5th and 6th year students and parents, details hereJan 26: Montessori Up Close: The Kindergarten Year, details hereJan 27: Montessori Up Close: The Elementary Years, details more...
Posted on Friday, January 21, 2022 by Arielle Sika
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Jan 17: No School, Martin Luther King Jr. DayJan 17: Kids for Kindness Helping to End Homelessness, see belowJan 18: First day for Junior High at Park Street CampusJan more...
Posted on Friday, January 14, 2022 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: Jan 11: Montessori 101 / Mid-Year New Parent Orientation, details hereJan 17: No School, Martin Luther King Jr. DayJan 17: Kids for Kindness Helping to End Homelessness, see belowJan 20: Montessori Up Close: more...
Posted on Friday, January 7, 2022 by Arielle Sika
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Dec 20 - 31: Winter BreakJan 3: School ResumesJan 5: CHiPA at 9:00 a.m. via ZoomJan 5: Swim Program for Sandra’s Class beginsJan 7: Swim Program for Nadine’s more...
Posted on Friday, December 17, 2021 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: Dec 17: Seasonal Sing, all students & families, 3 p.m. on the soccer field, details belowDec 20 - 31: Winter BreakJan 3: School ResumesJan 5: CHiPA at 9:00 a.m. via ZoomJan more...
Posted on Friday, December 10, 2021 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: Dec 6: COVID-19 Parent Meeting, 8 p.m. via Zoom, submit your questions hereDec 17: Seasonal Sing, all students & families, 3 p.m. on the soccer field, details belowDec 20 - 31: Winter more...
Posted on Friday, December 3, 2021 by Arielle Sika
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Nov 24 - 26: No School, Thanksgiving BreakDec 17: Seasonal Sing, all students & families, 3 p.m. on the soccer field, details to come Looking Ahead: Dec 20 - 31: Winter more...
Posted on Friday, November 19, 2021 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: Nov 13: Horizon Books Day, see belowNov 13: Shop Your Community Day, see belowNov 15: Round Table Discussion: Tech Reset, see belowNov 15 - 17: Hearing and Vision Screening for Primary and more...
Posted on Friday, November 12, 2021 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: Nov 8 - 19: Boots for Kids Sock Drive, see belowNov 11: Karen Circle, virtual luncheon, details hereNov 11 & 15: Round Table Discussion: Tech Reset, see belowNov 13: Shop Your more...
Posted on Thursday, November 4, 2021 by Arielle Sika
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Nov 1: Daffodil Day, see belowNov 3: CHiPA meeting, 9:00 a.m. via ZoomNov 4 - 5: Parent Teacher Conferences, see below to sign upNov 5: No School, Campus Closed more...
Posted on Friday, October 29, 2021 by Arielle Sika
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Oct 25 - 28: Parent Visiting Days (Elementary ONLY)Oct 25 - 27: Jr. High Detroit TripOct 29: Pumpkin Fun Day (Primary and Lower Elementary)Nov 1: Daffodil Day, see more...
Posted on Friday, October 22, 2021 by Arielle Sika
Calendar: Oct 15: No School, Campus Closed, Staff Professional DayOct 16: VEX IQ Robotics Tournament, 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.Oct 18: School Picture DayOct 18 - 28: Parent Visiting Days (Elementary ONLY)Oct. more...
Posted on Friday, October 15, 2021 by Arielle Sika
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Oct 8: Watch Chasing Childhood film, now through October 13, details hereOct 8: Spirit Friday! Wear your TCH apparelOct 11 - 14: Parent Visiting Day (Primary ONLY), see more...
Posted on Friday, October 8, 2021 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Oct 3: Spirit Wear Orders Due,  see online storeOct 6: CHiPA meeting, 9:00 a.m. via ZoomOct 8: Watch Chasing Childhood film, available through October 13, details hereOct 8: Spirit Friday! Wear your TCH apparelOct more...
Posted on Friday, October 1, 2021 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Sept. 27: COVID Briefing for TCH Parents,  4:30 p.m. on Zoom, submit questions hereNew Date! Sep 30: Montessori 101, for all new parents, 4:00 p.m., details hereOct 1: Spirit Friday! Wear more...
Posted on Friday, September 24, 2021 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Sep 18:  CHiPA Community Service: Bryant Park Beach Cleanup, see belowSep 21: World Peace Day, student assemblySep 24: Spirit Friday! Wear your TCH apparelSept. 27: COVID Briefing for TCH Parents,  4:30 p.m. more...
Posted on Friday, September 17, 2021 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Sep 13: Jr. High Northern MI Experience - Sleeping Bear DunesSep 14: Jr. High Northern MI Experience - Boardman River PaddleSep 15 - 17: Jr. High Northern MI Experience - Beaver more...
Posted on Friday, September 10, 2021 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Sept 6:  Campus ClosedSept 2: Classroom visits for new studentsSept 7: Orientation Day, details hereSept 7: Tears and Cheers, at each drop-off timeSept 9:  Back to School required parent meeting, 6:00 p.m., see belowSept 15: CHiPA meeting, more...
Posted on Friday, September 3, 2021 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: August 29: Spirit Wear Orders Due, see online storeAug 30-Sept 6:  Campus ClosedAug 31: New Parent Social at The Workshop, 6:00 p.m.Sept 2: Classroom visits for new studentsSept 7: Orientation Day, details hereSept 7: Tears and Cheers, at more...
Posted on Friday, August 27, 2021 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Aug 23-26: Summer Week 10: Stage and Scene! (All students, lower and upper elementary will be participating in this, there will be no UE excursions this week).Aug 27: No Summer Camp, more...
Posted on Friday, August 20, 2021 by Liz Ammond
Summer Calendar: Aug 16-20: Summer Week 9: Let’s do Food!/ UE ExcursionsAug 23-26: Summer Week 10: Stage and Scene! (All students, lower and upper elementary will be participating in this, there will more...
Posted on Friday, August 13, 2021 by Liz Ammond
Summer Calendar: Aug 9-13: Summer Week 8: Bugs, Birds and Botanicals/UE ExcursionsAug 16-20: Summer Week 9: Let’s do Food!/ UE ExcursionsAug 23-26: Summer Week 10: Stage and Scene! (All students, lower and more...
Posted on Friday, August 6, 2021 by Liz Ammond
Summer Calendar: August 2-6: Summer Week 7: NEW THEME Olympics!/UE ExcursionsAugust 5: Back to School information emailed to school year familiesAugust 9-13: Summer Week 8: Bugs, Birds and Botanicals/UE ExcursionsAugust 16-20: Summer more...
Posted on Friday, July 30, 2021 by Liz Ammond
Summer Calendar: July 26-30: Summer Week 6: Space!/Hit the Trails, Bike Week 2August 2-6: Summer Week 7: NEW THEME Olympics!/UE ExcursionsAugust 9-13: Summer Week 8: Bugs, Birds and Botanicals/UE ExcursionsAugust 16-20: Summer more...
Posted on Friday, July 23, 2021 by Liz Ammond
Summer Calendar: July 19: Summer Week 5: Photography!July 26: Summer Week 6: Space!/Hit the Trails, Bike Week 2August 2: Summer Week 7: NEW THEME Olympics!August 9: Summer Week 8: Bugs, Birds and more...
Posted on Friday, July 16, 2021 by Liz Ammond
Summer Calendar: July 12: Summer Week 4: Become a Famous Artist!July 19: Summer Week 5: Photography!July 26: Summer Week 6: Space!/Hit the Trails, Bike Week 2August 2: Summer Week 7: NEW THEME more...
Posted on Friday, July 9, 2021 by Liz Ammond
Summer Calendar: July 5: Campus Closed (July 4th observance)July 6: Summer Week 3: Prehistoric Week!July 12: Summer Week 4: Become a Famous Artist!July 19: Summer Week 5: Photography!July 26: Summer Week 6: more...
Posted on Friday, July 2, 2021 by Liz Ammond
Summer Calendar: June 28: Summer Week 2: Red, White, Blue and Cherries Too!/ Hit the Trails Week 1July 5: Campus Closed (July 4th observance)July 6: Summer Week 3: Prehistoric Week!July 12: Summer more...
Posted on Friday, June 25, 2021 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Summer Calendar: June 17: Primary and Elementary Summer Open House, 8:00-11:00 a.m.June 21: Summer  Week 1: Forts and FairiesJune 28: Summer Week 2: Red, White, Blue and Cherries Too!/ Hit more...
Posted on Friday, June 11, 2021 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: June 8: Kindergarten Moving Up Ceremony, 5:30 p.m.June 8: 6th Year Moving Up Ceremony, 6:30 p.m.June 9: 8th Year Graduation, 6 p.m.June 10: Rain date for Moving Up more...
Posted on Friday, June 4, 2021 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: May 31:  Campus Closed, Memorial DayJune 1-4:  Jr High trip to Pictured RocksJune 2: Upper Elementary trip to Leelanau Outdoor CenterJune 2-3: 3rd Grade overnight trip to Leelanau Outdoor CenterJune 3-4: more...
Posted on Friday, May 28, 2021 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: May 27: Kindergarten trip to Sleeping Bear DunesMay 28:  Campus Closes at 11:30, staggered carline: JH and Elementary 11:30-11:45; Primary, YCC, and NIDO 11:45May 31:  Campus Closed, Memorial DayJune 1-4:  more...
Posted on Friday, May 21, 2021 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: May 16-21:  Jr High trip to Washington D.C.May 17: Grounds Work Bee, details belowMay 17: Family Bike Ride with Norte, 5:30-7:00 p.m., details below May 18: COVID Vaccine Webinar, 6:30 p.m., more...
Posted on Friday, May 14, 2021 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: May 10-12: Jr High trip to Northern MichiganMay 16-21:  Jr High trip to Washington D.C.May 17: Grounds Work Bee, details belowMay 17: Family Bike Ride with Norte, 5:30-7:00 p.m. (details more...
Posted on Friday, May 7, 2021 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: May 3:  May Day Celebration (subject to current epidemic orders and weather conditions, students only)May 4:  8th year portraits at 12:30, 6th year portraits at 1:30May 5: CHiPA, 9 a.m. via Zoom, info hereMay more...
Posted on Friday, April 30, 2021 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Apr 23: Bright Futures Celebration! 6:00 p.m. via Zoom, details hereApr 30: Upper El Earth Day Field Trip to Boardman Nature Center, 9:00 a.m.May 3:  May Day Celebration (subject to more...
Posted on Friday, April 23, 2021 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Apr 23: Bright Futures Celebration! 6:00 p.m. via Zoom, details hereApr 30: Upper El Earth Day Field Trip to Boardman Nature Center, 9:00 a.m.May 3:  May Day Celebration (subject to current epidemic orders, more...
Posted on Friday, April 16, 2021 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Apr 13:  Digging the Wells of the Future, with McKeel Hagerty, 6 p.m. via Zoom, see belowApr 15:  Upper Elementary Theatre performanceApr 23: Bright Futures Celebration! 6:00 p.m. via Zoom, more...
Posted on Friday, April 9, 2021 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Mar 29-Apr 2: Spring Break, Childcare FullApr 7:  CHiPA meeting, 9:00 a.m.Apr 8:  Signed Tuition Agreements for 2021/2022 school year dueApr 8:  Appeals for Tuition Assistance dueApr 13: NEW! Digging the Wells of the Future, more...
Posted on Thursday, March 25, 2021 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Mar 29-Apr 2: Spring Break, Childcare FullApr 7:  CHiPA meeting, 9:00 a.m.Apr 8:  Signed Tuition Agreements for 2021/2022 school year dueApr 8:  Appeals for Tuition Assistance dueApr 13: NEW! Digging the Wells more...
Posted on Friday, March 19, 2021 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Mar 12: Campus Closed for ConferencesMar 15: Summer Camp Registration Opens for All OthersMar 29-Apr 2: Spring Break, Childcare FullApr 7:  CHiPA meeting, 9:00 a.m.Apr 8:  Signed Tuition Agreements for 2021/2022 school year more...
Posted on Thursday, March 11, 2021 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Mar 8: Tuition Assistance Application closesMar 8, 9 & 11: Junior High Human Growth and DevelopmentMar 8-12:  Parent Teacher Conferences, see belowMar 10: ISACS Webinar: Managing Anxiety, Stress & Parenting Under COVID-19, info hereMar 11: (New Date) more...
Posted on Friday, March 5, 2021 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Feb 10 - Mar 1:  Re-enroll for 2021-2022 school yearMar 1: Re-Enrollment Forms and Deposits DueMar 1, 3 & 5: Upper El Human Growth and DevelopmentMar 2: Summer Camp Registration more...
Posted on Friday, February 26, 2021 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Feb 10 - Mar 1:  Re-enroll for 2021-2022 school yearFeb 24: Parent Info Night: Junior High Human Growth and Development, 6 p.m. via Zoom, info hereFeb 24: Parent more...
Posted on Friday, February 19, 2021 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Feb 10 - Mar 1:  Re-enroll for 2021-2022 school yearFeb 15:  Campus Closed, President's DayFeb 15: Summer Camp Registration Opens for Current TCH StudentsFeb 17:  100th Day of School more...
Posted on Friday, February 12, 2021 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Feb 10:  Re-enrollment beginsFeb 12: Campus Closed, Staff Professional DayFeb 15:  Campus Closed, President's DayFeb 15: Summer Camp Registration Opens for Current TCH StudentsFeb 24: Junior High Human Growth and Development parent night, 6 more...
Posted on Friday, February 5, 2021 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Feb 1: Tuition Assistance Applications availableFeb 3: CHiPA Meeting, 9:00 a.m. via ZoomFeb 4: TCH Parent Book Club, 8:00 p.m. via ZoomFeb 10:  Re-enrollment beginsFeb 12: Campus Closed, Staff Professional DayFeb 15:  Campus more...
Posted on Friday, January 29, 2021 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Jan 27: Montessori Up Close: The Kindergarten Year, 5:30 p.m. via ZoomFeb 1: Tuition Assistance Applications availableFeb 3: CHiPA Meeting, 9:00 a.m. via ZoomFeb 4: TCH Parent Book more...
Posted on Friday, January 22, 2021 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Jan 18: Campus Closed , Martin Luther King Jr. HolidayJan 21: Montessori Up Close: The Elementary Years, 5:30 p.m. via ZoomJan 21: TCH Parent Book Club, 8:00 p.m. via ZoomJan more...
Posted on Friday, January 15, 2021 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Jan 12: Jr High Virtual Open House, 5:30 p.m. via ZoomJan 15:  Spirit Friday Jan 18: Campus Closed , Martin Luther King Jr. HolidayJan 21: Montessori Up Close: The Elementary Years, 5:30 more...
Posted on Friday, January 8, 2021 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Dec 18: Campus Closes at 3:30, no Friend’s ClubDec 21-Jan 1: Winter Break, campus closedJan 6: CHiPA meeting, 9:00 a.m. via ZoomJan 7: TCH Parent Book Club, 8:00 p.m., see more...
Posted on Friday, December 18, 2020 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Dec 11: Spirit Friday & Can DriveDec 17: Community Sing Watch Party, 6:00 p.m. via ZoomDec 18: Spirit Friday Dec 18: Campus Closes at 3:30, no Friend’s ClubDec 21-Jan more...
Posted on Friday, December 11, 2020 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Dec 10: TCH Parent Book Club,  8:00 p.m., see belowDec 11: Spirit Friday & Can DriveDec 11:  Boots for Kids Sock Drive, details belowDec 17: Community Sing Watch Party, 6:00 more...
Posted on Friday, December 4, 2020 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Nov 20:  Spirit Friday & Can DriveNov 20:  December lunch menu is availableNov. 24: Harvest Feasts in ClassroomsNov. 24: Crystal Mountain School Ski Program, deadline to sign upNov. 25-Nov. more...
Posted on Friday, November 20, 2020 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Nov 9 - 14: Horizon Books Days, see belowNov 12 - 14: Shop Your Community Days, see belowNov 16: Spirit Wear Order Deadline, order nowNov 20:  Spirit Friday & Can DriveNov. 24: Harvest more...
Posted on Friday, November 13, 2020 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Nov 5 & 6: Parent Teacher Conferences, via ZoomNov 6: Campus ClosedNov 9 - 14: Horizon Books Days, see belowNov 12:  Karen Circle Luncheon, 12:00 via Zoom, details hereNov 12:  Parent more...
Posted on Friday, November 6, 2020 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Oct 30: Pumpkin Fun Day & Spirit Friday!Oct 30: Montessori Up Close, 11 a.m. via Zoom, see belowNov 2:  Daffodil Day, see belowNov 4:  Picture Retake DayNov 4: CHiPA meeting, more...
Posted on Friday, October 30, 2020 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Oct 23: Spirit Friday!Oct 27: Montessori Up Close, 11 a.m. via Zoom, see belowOct 30: Pumpkin Fun Day & Spirit Friday!Oct 30: Montessori Up Close, 11 a.m. via Zoom, see more...
Posted on Friday, October 23, 2020 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Oct 16: Campus Closed, Staff Professional DayOct 20: Montessori Up Close, 9 a.m. via Zoom, see belowOct 23: Spirit Friday!Oct 27: Montessori Up Close, 11 a.m. via Zoom, see belowOct 30: Pumpkin more...
Posted on Thursday, October 15, 2020 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Oct 13: 4th Year Students visit Leelanau Outdoor CenterOct 13: (NEW DATE) Montessori 101, (required for all new families) 11am via Zoom, see belowOct. 14: School Picture DayOct 16: Campus Closed, Staff Professional more...
Posted on Friday, October 9, 2020 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Oct 6: Building Anti-Racist Anti-Biased Families, 6:30 - 8:30 pm via Zoom, see belowOct 7: CHiPA meeting, 9am via ZoomOct 9: Spirit Friday!Oct 13: 4th Year Students visit more...
Posted on Friday, October 2, 2020 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Oct 2: Spirit Friday! Show your school spirit by wearing TCH logo gearOct 6: Building Anti-Racist Anti-Biased Families, 6:30 - 8:30 pm via Zoom, see belowOct 7: CHiPA meeting, 9am via more...
Posted on Friday, September 25, 2020 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Sept 18: Blood Drive, details belowSept 21: Spirit wear order deadline, see below Looking Ahead: Oct 6: Building Anti-Biased Anti-Racist Families, 6:30 - 8:30 pm via Zoom, see belowOct 7:  CHiPA meeting, 9:00am via more...
Posted on Friday, September 18, 2020 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Sept 16: CHiPA meeting, 9:00am via ZoomSept 18: Lower Elementary trip to Leelanau Outdoor CenterSept 18: Blood Drive, details belowOct 6: Building Anti-Biased Anti-Racist Families, 6:30 - 8:30 pm via Zoom, see belowOct 7:  CHiPA meeting, more...
Posted on Friday, September 11, 2020 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Sept 7: Labor Day, No SchoolSept 8: Orientation Day, schedules varySept 9: Regular school schedules begin Sept 10: Back to School Parent Meeting via Zoom, 6:00-8:00pmSept 16: CHiPA meeting, 9:00am via ZoomSept 18: Lower Elementary more...
Posted on Friday, September 4, 2020 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Aug 28 - Sept 4: No School or Summer Program: Prep Week for StaffSept 7: Labor Day, No SchoolSept 8: Orientation Day, schedules varySept 9: Regular school schedules begin Sept 10: Back to more...
Posted on Friday, August 28, 2020 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Aug 20: September Lunch Menu released on BoonliAug 24: Summer Week 11: Sculpture! (No camp on Friday, August 28)Aug 31 - September 4: No School or Summer Program: Prep Week for StaffSept more...
Posted on Friday, August 21, 2020 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Aug 17: Summer Week 10: Exploring Color!Aug 20: September Lunch Menu released on BoonliAug 24: Summer Week 11: Sculpture! (No camp on Friday, August 28)Aug 31 - September more...
Posted on Friday, August 14, 2020 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: Aug 7: Back to School Information to parentsAug 10: Summer Week 9: Animals and Printmaking/ Hit The Trails Bike Week 3Aug 11: COVID-19 Q&A, 7 p.m., see belowAug 17: more...
Posted on Friday, August 7, 2020 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: August 3: Summer Week 8: Make your Own Games!August 7: Back to School Information to parentsAugust 10: Summer Week 9: Animals and Printmaking/ Hit The Trails Bike Week more...
Posted on Friday, July 31, 2020 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: July 27: Summer Week 7: Japan!August 3: Summer Week 8: Make your Own Games!August 7: Back to School Information to parentsAugust 10: Summer Week 9: Animals and Printmaking/ more...
Posted on Friday, July 24, 2020 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: July 20: Summer Week 6 - Space and AliensJuly 27: Summer Week 7 - Japan!Aug 3: Summer Week 8 - Make your Own Games!Aug 10: Summer Week 9 - Animals and Printmaking more...
Posted on Friday, July 17, 2020 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: July 13: Summer Week 5 - Robots July 20: Summer Week 6 - Space and AliensJuly 27: Summer Week 7 - Japan!Aug 3: Summer Week 8 - Make your Own Games!Aug 10: more...
Posted on Friday, July 10, 2020 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: July 06: Summer Week 4: Everything Water!July 13: Summer Week 5: Robots July 20: Summer Week 6: Space and AliensJuly 27: Summer Week 7: Japan!Aug 3: Summer Week 8: Make your Own more...
Posted on Friday, July 3, 2020 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: June 29: Summer Week 3: Red, White, Blue and Cherries Too!July 06: Summer Week 4: Everything Water!July 13: Summer Week 5: Robots July 20: Summer Week 6: Space and AliensJuly 27: Summer more...
Posted on Friday, June 26, 2020 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: June 22:  Bike Week 1, Hit the TrailsJune 29: Summer Week 3: Red, White, Blue and Cherries Too!July 06: Summer Week 4: Everything Water!July 13: Summer Week 5: Robots July 20: Summer Week 6: more...
Posted on Friday, June 19, 2020 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Calendar: June 15:  Children’s House Summer Adventure beginsJune 15:  Summer Week 1: Forts and FairiesJune 22:  Bike Week 1, Hit the TrailsJune 29: Summer Week 3: Red, White, Blue and Cherries Too!July 06: more...
Posted on Friday, June 5, 2020 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Looking Ahead: May 29: Pick up lost and found items, belongings from cubbies, and auction items, 9:00-3:00June 2: Kindergarten Moving Up Ceremony at 5 p.m., see belowJune 2: Sixth more...
Posted on Friday, May 29, 2020 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Looking Ahead: May 29: Pick up lost and found items, belongings from cubbies, and auction items, 9:00-3:00June 2: Kindergarten Moving Up Ceremony at 5 p.m., see belowJune 2: Sixth more...
Posted on Friday, May 22, 2020 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Looking Ahead: May 29: Pick up lost and found items, belongings from cubbies, and auction items, 9:00-3:00 (subject to change)June 2: Kindergarten Moving Up Ceremony at 5 p.m., see more...
Posted on Friday, May 15, 2020 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Looking Ahead: May 9:  School Year 2020-21  signed Tuition Agreements due, see belowJune 2: Kindergarten Moving Up Ceremony at 5 p.m., see belowJune 2: Sixth Year Moving Up Ceremony more...
Posted on Friday, May 8, 2020 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Looking Ahead: May 1:  May Day, see belowMay 9:  School Year 2020-21  signed Tuition Agreements dueJune  11:  Summer Camp Open House, 1:00-2:00June 15:  Children’s House Summer Adventure begins Points of Interest: The more...
Posted on Friday, May 1, 2020 by Liz Ammond
Looking Ahead: Apr 20-30: Online Gala Auction, see belowApr 24:  Raffle Drawing, see belowMay 1:  May Day, see belowMay 9:  School Year 2020-21  signed Tuition Agreements dueJune  11:  Summer Camp Open House, 1:00-2:00June more...
Posted on Friday, April 24, 2020 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Looking Ahead: Apr 24:  Raffle Drawing, see belowMay 9:  School Year 2020-21  signed Tuition Agreements dueJune  11:  Summer Camp Open House, 1:00-2:00June 15:  Children’s House Summer Adventure begins Extracurricular Activities: Contact Julie more...
Posted on Friday, April 17, 2020 by Liz Ammond
New Message from Michele: Looking Ahead: Apr 10:  CHiPA Meeting, 1 p.m. via ZoomApr 16:  2nd Round Tuition Assistance applications dueMay 9:  School Year 2020-21  signed Tuition Agreements dueJune  11:  Summer Camp Open House, more...
Posted on Thursday, April 9, 2020 by Liz Ammond
Message from Michele: Calendar: Mar 16-Apr 13 : State mandated campus closureApr 16:  2nd Round Tuition Assistance applications dueApr 20- 22:  Hearing and Vision ScreeningApr 24: 6th Years and Jr High Earth Day trip to more...
Posted on Friday, March 27, 2020 by Liz Ammond
COVID-19 UpdateThank you, TCH community, for your resilience, engagement, connection, and patience as we engage with you and your children in a whole new way. Your videos, photos and messages of more...
Posted on Friday, March 20, 2020 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Mar 16-20:  Parent-Teacher Conferences, your child's teacher will contact you with details soonMar 16-Apr 3 : State mandated campus closureApr 8:  CHiPA Meeting, 8:30Apr 9:  School Year 2020-21 Tuition Agreements due Looking Ahead: Apr 16:  more...
Posted on Friday, March 13, 2020 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Mar 9-13:  Free BATA rides to and from TCH, see belowMar 9:  Gala meeting, 8:30Mar 9:  Tuition Assistance Applications due, FAST closesMar 9, 11, 13:  Human Growth & Development for Upper more...
Posted on Friday, March 6, 2020 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Mar 2:  Re-enrollment period ends, summer program open to returning summer families, info hereMar 4:  CHiPA meeting, 8:30Mar 3-7:  Montessori Model United Nations, New York City, 6th yearsMar 9-13:  Free BATA rides more...
Posted on Friday, February 28, 2020 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Feb 21:  Kindergarten Field Trip to American Waste Plant, 12:30-3:00, info hereMar 2:  Re-enrollment period ends, summer program open to returning summer families, info hereMar 4:  CHiPA meeting, 8:30Mar 3-7:  Montessori Model more...
Posted on Friday, February 21, 2020 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Feb 12 - Mar 2: Re-enroll for 2020-21 school year and register for summer, info hereFeb 17:  Campus Closed - Presidents DayFeb 19:  Presidents Day Assembly, 10:30Feb 20:  Parent Visiting Day more...
Posted on Friday, February 14, 2020 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Feb 8:  School Carnival, 3:00-5:00, volunteers still needed, details hereFeb 10:  Gala Meeting, 8:30 amFeb. 10:  (Monday) Swimming lessons for Nadine’s class, bus leaves TCH at 8:30Feb 11:  Lower Elementary 100th day of more...
Posted on Friday, February 7, 2020 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Feb 1:  Tuition assistance application process opensFeb 3-7:  Jr High trip to Atlanta/MontgomeryFeb 5:  Swimming lessons for Sandra’s class, bus leaves TCH at 8:30Feb. 5:  CHiPA Meeting, 8:30-9:30Feb 6:   Chinese New Year Celebration, more...
Posted on Friday, January 31, 2020 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Jan 29: Swimming lessons for Sandra’s class, bus leaves TCH at 8:30Jan 29:  The Kindergarten Year at TCH Parent Meeting at 4:00Jan 31: Swimming lessons for Nadine’s class, bus leaves TCH at 8:30Feb more...
Posted on Friday, January 24, 2020 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Jan 17:  Kindergarten Field Trip to the Boardman River Nature Center, 12:00-2:30, info hereJan 20:  Campus Closed - Martin Luther King Day Jan 20:  NEW! Family community service opportunity, Details and sign more...
Posted on Friday, January 17, 2020 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Jan 13:  Gala Meeting, 8:30 amJan 14:  Junior High Open House, 5:30 pm, RSVP hereJan 15:  Swimming lessons for Sandra's class, bus leaves at 8:30 amJan 17:  Swimming lessons for Nadine's class, bus more...
Posted on Friday, January 10, 2020 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Dec 20:  All School Community Sing, 3:00 pm (new time this year), campus closes immediately after, no Friend's ClubDec 23-Jan 3:  Winter Break, campus closedJan 6:  School resumesJan 6:  BATA bus service more...
Posted on Friday, December 20, 2019 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Dec 13:  Kindergarten Field trip to Hawthorne Cottage at the Pavilions, 12:45-2:30, details hereDec 20:  All School Community Sing, 3:00 pm (new time this year), campus closes immediately after, no Friend's ClubDec 23-Jan more...
Posted on Friday, December 13, 2019 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Dec 6: TCH Organics Grand Opening, 2:30 pm in the Barn, details hereDec 9:  Gala Meeting, 8:30 amDec 11:  Levi Britton performance, 10:30 am in the barnDec 13:  Kindergarten Field trip to more...
Posted on Friday, December 6, 2019 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Nov 22:  Ski Club at Crystal Mountain, registration deadline, see belowNov 26: Classroom Harvest FeastsNov 27-Nov 29: Thanksgiving Break, campus closedNov 30:  Celebration of Life service for Patty Anton, 10:30 am, details hereDec more...
Posted on Friday, November 22, 2019 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Nov 11-22:  Winter Drive for Father Fred, see belowNov 18: School Pictures Retakes, 8:30-10:00Nov 21: Dad’s Night at the Workshop, 6:00-8:00 pm, see belowNov 22:  Ski Club at Crystal Mountain, registration deadline, see more...
Posted on Friday, November 15, 2019 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Nov 8 : Upper Elementary NW field trip to the Dennos Museum, 1:00-2:45 pmNov 9: Horizon Book Day, sign up to volunteerNov 9:  Shop Your Community DayNov 11:  Gala meeting, 8:30 amNov 11-22:  Winter Drive more...
Posted on Friday, November 8, 2019 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Nov 1: Daffodil Day, info belowNov 6: CHiPA meeting 8:30 amNov 7: Karen Circle LuncheonNov 8: Interlochen Performance of Matilda in gym for elementary, 10:30 amNov 8 : Upper Elementary NW field trip to the Dennos Museum, 1:00-2:45 more...
Posted on Friday, November 1, 2019 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Oct 25:  Kindergarten field trip to the Botanic Gardens, 12:30, info hereOct 28-Nov 1: Parent Teacher Conferences, see belowOct 31: Pumpkin Fun Day (Primary and LE)Nov 1: Daffodil Day, info belowNov 6: CHiPA meeting 8:30 amNov 7: Karen Circle more...
Posted on Friday, October 25, 2019 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Oct 18: Campus closed for staff in-serviceOct 24: Grounds Work Bee, Noon to 4 pm, info belowOct 24: The Art of: Montessori - Film and a panel discussion at Milliken Auditorium, 7:00-9:00 pm, info more...
Posted on Friday, October 18, 2019 by Renee Hintz
Calendar: Oct 14:  School picture dayOct 14:  Gala meeting, 8:30 amOct 14: Family Bike Ride, 5:00 - 6:30 pm, see belowOct 15-17: Jr. High Detroit tripOct 15: Box Tops for Education deadline to submit clipped more...
Posted on Friday, October 11, 2019 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Oct 6: Fall Harvest Festival, 12:00-2:30 pm, info hereOct 14:  School picture dayOct 14:  Gala meeting, 8:30 amOct 14: Family Bike Ride, 5:00 - 6:30 pm, see belowOct 15-17: Jr. High Detroit tripOct 15: Box more...
Posted on Friday, October 4, 2019 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Oct 2:  CHiPA meeting, 8:30 amOct 4: 4th year students trip to Inland Seas (Suttons Bay), 8:00-1:15Oct 4: 5th year students trip to Discovery Pier, 9:15-11:45 amOct 6: Fall Harvest Festival, 12:00-2:30 pm, see belowOct more...
Posted on Friday, September 27, 2019 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Sept 22:  Junior High class picnic, 5:00-6:30 at the TimbersSept 23:  Spirit Wear order deadline, see belowSept 23:  Karin's class picnic, 5:30-7:30 at Silver Lake ParkOct 2:  CHiPA meeting, 8:30 amOct 4: 4th more...
Posted on Friday, September 20, 2019 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Sept 13:  Amy's class picnic, 5:00-7:00 at F & M ParkSept 15:  Jamie's class picnic, 12:00-2:00 at Silver Lake ParkSept 16: Family Bike Ride with Norte, 5 - 7 p.m. at the more...
Posted on Friday, September 13, 2019 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Sept. 9: Jr. High Glen Haven and Inland Seas field tripSept 9:  Megan's class picnic, 5:30-7:00 at Silver Lake ParkSept. 10: Jr. High Boardman River paddle field tripSept 10:  Melissa's class picnic,  5:00-7:00 more...
Posted on Friday, September 6, 2019 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Sept  3:  Student Orientation Day - see the NEW schedule (there will be carline for each dropoff & pickup time)Sept 3: Tears and Cheers, see belowSept 3:  Kindergarten tile party field trip, info hereSept  more...
Posted on Thursday, August 29, 2019 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Aug 19-22: (Note date correction) Lower El - Summer Celebration Week/ Amalia Fernand, Upper El - ExcursionsAug  22:  Summer Program Primary Bike Parade, 10:30, followed by Elementary Family Picnic, 11:30-12:30Aug 23-Sept 2 - Campus more...
Posted on Thursday, August 15, 2019 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Aug 12-16:  Elementary Leathercrafting w/ Amalia Fernand, Hit the Trails Week 3Aug 19-22: (Note date correction) Lower El -Celebration Week/ Amalia Fernand, Upper El - ExcursionsAug  22:  Elementary Family Picnic, 11:30-12:30Aug  22:  Primary Bike more...
Posted on Friday, August 9, 2019 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: Aug 6: Back to school information available via emailAug 5-9:  Lower El - Mad Science, Upper El - ExcursionsAug 6 & 8:  Guest speaker Angelica Barnes, “Science Girls Rock,”  for lower elementary girls, see more...
Posted on Thursday, August 1, 2019 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: July 29- Aug 2: Lower El - Dinosaurs!/ Special Guest Amalia Fernand, Upper El - ExcursionsAug 5: Back to school information available via emailAug 5-9:  Lower El - Mad Science, Upper El - more...
Posted on Friday, July 26, 2019 by Liz Ammond
Calendar: July 22-26: Lower El - A Trip Around the World, Upper El - ExcursionsJuly 29- Aug 2: Lower El - Dinosaurs!/ Special Guest Amalia Fernand, Upper El - ExcursionsAug 5: Back to more...
Posted on Friday, July 19, 2019 by Liz Ammond