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Montessori Magnet School

Montessori Magnet School

Prekindergarten-Grade 5

Click here for a 2014-15 school supplies list

 

65 Tremont St., Albany, NY 12205 (click here for directions)

Phone: 475-6675

Fax: 475-6677

Web site: www.montessorimagnet.com

 

Principal: Malik A. Jones

E-mail: mjones@albany.k12.ny.us

 

About Montessori Magnet School

One of three magnet schools in the City School District of Albany, the mission of Montessori Magnet School is to create and support the development of a responsible, culturally diverse community of individual learners through diligent work in and adherence to the Montessori philosophy and method. The school began in 1993 and for 12 years was located in the former Cathedral Academy near Lincoln Park. In 2005, the school moved to its current home -- a new building in Westland Hills equipped with state-of-the-art equipment and technology.

 

For more information about the magnet program and application process, please contact the district's Magnet Office at 475-6551.

 

School times

  • Building opens: 7:35 a.m.

  • Breakfast begins: 7:40 a.m.

  • School day begins: 8 a.m.

  • School day ends: 2:30 p.m.

  • After-school child care ends: 5:30 p.m.

Points of distinction

  • Full-day prekindergarten and kindergarten

  • Only public Montessori School in the Capital District

  • An environmental focus that is student directed (with recycling, gardening, waste reduction and composting programs) 

Upcoming events

  • Thursday, Sept. 4 -- First day of school
  • Tuesday, Sept. 9 -- Ice Cream Social, 6-7:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Sept. 16
    • Dads Take Your Child to School Day
    • Montessori Community Council meeting, 6:30 p.m.
  • Monday, Sept. 22 -- Mum sale begins
  • Tuesday, Sept. 23 -- Parent Open House, 6:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, Sept. 25 -- No school (Rosh Hashana)
  • Friday, Sept. 26 -- No school for students (staff professional development day)
  • Sunday, Sept. 27 -- Falcon 5K and Fun Run, Washington Park (Details)

News and information

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Absence from school

If your child is absent from school for any reason, call 475-6675 during the morning and provide a written excuse when your child returns to school.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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