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Winter Enrichment

The second session of after school enrichment has started! We are offering the following exciting and educational classes and programs to compliment our aftercare program:

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Look Who's Talking About Montessori...

People Magazine! According to People, “below, just a few of the key advantages the future king stands to gain from his Montessori education.

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Board of Trustees Retreat

Our Board of Trustees held a retreat on Saturday, January 30 to reflect on our progress since the 2014 Strategic Plan. The purpose of the Board is to support the School’s mission and ensure its long-term success.

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Montessori, Baby & Me

How do you fill your home with warmth, love, kindness and respect? It is never too early to introduce Montessori ideas to your baby. At its essence, the Montessori approach to caring for babies includes three principles highlighted in Tim Seldon’s How to Raise an Amazing Child: (1) respect all babies as individual human beings, (2) allow them as much freedom of movement as possible, and (3) help them to become increasingly independent by creating a safe, child-friendly environment that makes it...

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Why Montessori for the Kindergarten Year?

Why Montessori for the Kindergarten Year? At Evergreen, the school year in which children turn six is called the Third Year because it is last one in the three-year Primary program cycle.  Children at this level are the equivalent age of children in traditional Kindergarten programs.

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Khan Academy Embraces Montessori 2.0

Eric Westervelt of NPR interviewed Salman Khan about the pedagogy of his new Khan Lab School.  No surprise that this leading educational innovator is using Montessori methods like multi-age groupings and hands-on learning in the classroom. Read or listen to Eric Westervelt’s interview here.

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Winter Festival 2016

Winter is the darkest season. But the darkness of winter draws our attention to light.  At Winter Festival we celebrate the light that each of us brings to our family, our classrooms, our school and our community. Winter is the darkest season.  Winter is also the coldest season.  But the coldness of winter draws attention to the warmth in our hearts. With this warmth, each of us has the power to thaw bigotry, intolerance and ignorance.    At Winter Festival we celebrate the love inside each of...

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10% Camp Discounts Through 1/31

Receive 10% off when you sign up for any Evergreen Summer Program through January 31, 2016. Get ready for a summer of creativity, discovery, and friendship. With more than 50 years of experience, Evergreen offers joyful, safe and educational programs where active, curious children age 2.5 to 10 learn and grow. Led by our caring and experienced staff, our programs provide enriched experiences that children and parents love.

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Evergreen at the Phillips

Luncheon of the Boating Party by Pierre-Auguste Renoir remains the best known and most popular work of art at The Phillips Collection, just as Duncan Phillips imagined it would be when he bought it in 1923. The painting captures an idyllic atmosphere as Renoir’s friends share food, wine, and conversation on a balcony overlooking the Seine at the Maison Fournaise restaurant in Chatou. Parisians flocked to the Maison Fournaise to rent rowing skiffs, eat a good meal, or stay the night.

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Why Evergreen School?

The most distinguishing characteristic of Evergreen School is the quality and expertise of our faculty.  Our teachers are committed to the Montessori philosophy of education.  As such, their strongly held beliefs in the capability and dignity of each child lead to a learning community based on respect.  It is an environment characterized by co

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