Notes Home – Monday, May 1, 2023

Volunteers – A big thank you to all the parents who were able to help load the truck down at The Victory and those who were able to come back to the school and spend another hour unloading!

Brooks Corn                                                 Kerwyn Martin

Tim DeBaille                                                 Glen Muehlbauer

Jared Jones                                                  Nicole and Shawn Pemberton

Jack Kleinsasser                                           Jeremy Overton

Peter Knoll                                                   Scott Royer

Zach LaGrange                                            David Williams

Andrew and Kam Liu

Thank you to The Kleinsasser Family, The Cobb/Swanson Family and The Sensenbrenner Family for last week’s tasty treats and thank you to Kerry Sensenbrenner and Amanda Schmitt for help with costumes!!

Please remember to return the base costume your child went home wearing the night of the play.

DVDs and Digital Recordings of the play can be ordered for $20.00 this week.

  • The last day to place an order is this Friday, May 5th.
  • An order form is attached.

Standardized Testing for Mr. R’s Class will begin tomorrow, Tuesday, May 2nd and will last through Tuesday, May 16th.

A note from PTO:

Staff Appreciation Week 5/8-5/12 – Help needed!

Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week is coming up and we need your help to make this week special for our Montessori Academy staff!

Lots of details below, but first, here is the updated signup sheet for donations and volunteers. Please sign up by this Friday, May 5th!


Click this link to access the Google Sheets food sign-up:

This includes donations and volunteers needed for Monday thru Thursday, May 8th-12th.

Please label your food and drop it off ready to eat!

Reminder that no item can contain nuts or peanuts.

More details regarding drop off and timing are on the sign-up sheet.

The plan!

Monday: Donuts and Coffee

Tuesday: Breakfast from Montessori families

Wednesday: Lunch from Montessori families

Thursday: Ice Cream Sundae Bar

Friday: Gift card of their choice

In addition to a gift card for each member of the staff, PTO is also providing each classroom with $500 to spend as they wish on their classroom!

The gift cards and classroom funds are possible due to the support of all of our Montessori families who participate in fundraisers, donations and volunteer requests. Thank you for helping to support and improve our wonderful school!

Please email or contact a member of PTO with questions about staff appreciation week.

Tara Overton: 812-305-3375,

Sarah Dauer: 859-629-2226,

Thank you! 

Things to look for in May –

Mr. R’s Parent/Teacher Conferences will be Friday, May 19th. No School on conference day for Mr. R’s class, daycare for students with AM and/or PM care in their program. Mr. R will send an email regarding online signups.

Parent/Teacher Conferences for all of the PrePrimary classes (Ms. April, Ms. Corie, Mrs. Corn, Ms. Lori and Mrs. Theriac) will be on Thursday, May 25th. No School for Preprimary classes on conference day. Students who have AM and/or PM care in their program may attend their regular hours for daycare activities. Look for an email in the coming weeks from your child’s teacher regarding how to sign up.

Field trip on the last day of school (May 26th) – Ms. April, Ms. Corie, Mrs. Corn, Ms. Lori and Mrs. Theriac classes. All children need to be at Montessori by 8:45 and wearing their Montessori t-shirts.

Last Day of School Dismissal (May 26th) – Preprimary Classes will dismiss at 11:45 and Mr. R’s class will dismiss at 12:15. If your child has PM care in his/her program, daycare/lunch will start at 11:45.

Montessori will be totally closed, no school or daycare, Memorial Day Week: May 29th-June 2nd.

A reminder:

If your child has a fever, is vomiting and/or has diarrhea, they must stay home for 48 hours from their last symptom; even if this happened over the weekend.