Sunday, April 9, 2017 from 1-3 pm
Huntsburg Campus, Hershey Montessori School
11530 Madison Road, Huntsburg, Ohio 44046
How can we best prepare our students for success?
Please join us for a fascinating afternoon to view this award winning documentary that is transforming the way we think about education. It also considers what type of educational environment is most likely to help students succeed in the 21st century. Let’s start the conversation. This event is free and open to the public. Please RSVP to Cindy Guest by phone or email: RSVP@hershey-montessori.org, (440) 357-0918 ext. 64 or by Eventbrite registration – seating is limited.
While this is not a formal open house event, tours of the Hershey Montessori Huntsburg Campus will be available following the film
Click here for more information about this event.
A preview of the film is available here.
RSVP to attend on Eventbrite, seating is limited
Childcare available for Hershey Montessori School families only. Please RSVP childcare needs to firstname.lastname@example.org
What others are saying:
“The film inspires its audiences with a sense of purpose and possibility, and is bringing communities together in re-imagining what our students and teachers are capable of doing. ” – MLTS
“…there is something special that permeates the film. It is something that educators might recognize from their own experiences – a sense of hope.” – National Math + Science Initiative
This film “…delivers a message Americans need to hear” – Huffington Post
“The 21st century is going to be all about building, creating, and innovating. This remarkable film shows a path of how we can empower all of our children to do that.” – Sal Khan, Khan Academy
The HersheyWear temporary online store is now open for families and friends of Hershey Montessori School to shop! We are offering some new and seasonal items from Under Armour this year!
OrderMyGear Group Sales Instructions to order HersheyWear:
- Visit the https://sportsnsports.itemorder.com/
- Enter sales code 5YZMB to shop.
- You have now arrived at the HersheyWear sale page and should be able to see the selection of products available for purchase. Navigate this page and the checkout process as you would at any other retail website.
The deadline to place your order is November 30th at 11:59 EST. Happy shopping!
Major projects are well under way at the Huntsburg campus as part of the capital campaign. Obviously, our Upper School building is rising. But also, the “Bike Barn” has been converted to a beautiful auxiliary classroom and the Guren House has been renovated and expanded to become a 16 student Upper School dormitory.
The campaign will benefit both campuses by providing funding for projects, such as a strategic plan of growth for the Concord Campus’s increasing enrollment, raising additional funds for the endowment to increase sustainability for the whole school and to expand financial aid for students.
We are excited to be constructing a classroom building that is in alignment with our values. Care of the environment is a pillar of Hershey Montessori School’s core philosophy and includes implementing the highest respect possible for nature, the environment and sustainability. These values are reflected in the vision and building goals of the new Upper School classroom building.
Our school is the first in the Midwest being designed and built to Passive House Institute of the United States, PHIUS, strict design principles committed to reducing energy consumption in building practices. This will also create significant savings in operation costs.
Please consider being a part of our Annual Giving Drive this year. Your gift is your “vote” for the school and the school’s mission. As we apply for grants, foundations and corporations want to see that our community is on our side. Each and every gift to the Annual Fund makes a big difference in reaching our goal of 100% participation – no matter the size of the gift! We are so very grateful for your support.
If your pledge is received by November 10th, you will be entered to win $50 to spend at the Hershey Arts Fest on November 12th! You can pay your pledge online or by check anytime up to June 1, 2017 – or set up a monthly payment plan online if you prefer.
In order to create access to high quality Montessori education for as many families as possible, Hershey Montessori School intentionally keeps the tuition costs as low as possible. We look to our community fundraising efforts to help make up the difference. Your gift will help pay for important items such as the beautiful classroom materials, salaries and professional development programs for the talented staff that work with the children – and so much more. Please consider a gift today
Visit our Hershey Montessori Donation Page online to donate now: http://bit.ly/HMSDonate
Thank you so much!
These programs support Hershey Montessori School by allowing our parents to donate while shopping, searching and clipping! Just follow the provided instructions and links to turn your normal every day shopping activities into donations to Hershey:
We are thankful for the support of local and national programs that support Hershey Montessori School.
Smile.Amazon – Amazon will donate 0.5 percent of the price of your eligible purchases to Hershey Montessori School whenever you shop on Smile.Amazon. Use your Amazon Prime membership or usual login and start shopping! Your Hershey Montessori School Parent Contact is: Sheila Harvat at SAH061473@aol.com
Heinen’s – Are you a Heinen’s Tasteful Rewards Member? If so, a percentage of your grocery bill can be donated to Hershey every time you shop. Register your card. Your card must be reregistered every fall. Your Hershey Montessori School Parent Contact is: Sheila Harvat at SAH061473@aol.com
Giant Eagle – Do you use a Giant Eagle Advantage Card? If so, a percentage of your sales can be donated to Hershey every time you shop. Register your card. Our school code is 2344. Each time you shop Hershey receives award points to use toward technology devices, classroom supplies and materials. Your Hershey Montessori School Parent Contact is: Sheila Harvat at SAH061473@aol.com
Box Tops for Education – Collect “box top” labels from General Mills products and send them into the office. Check out the Box Tops for Education webpage for activities and coupons! Your Hershey Montessori School Parent Contact is: Kim Hrenko at email@example.com
GoodSearch.com – Use goodsearch.com as your search engine to generate funds for Hershey! Goodsearch.com, powered by Yahoo!, works like any other internet search engine. For each search you perform Goodsearch.com will donate to a cause. Join, choose Hershey Montessori as your cause, and start searching!
Hershey Art’s Fest – Saturday, November 12th, Concord Campus 9am to 4pm
Join all our artists and craftspeople and shop these incredible goods for unique gifts and treasures.
Bring your family and friends for this enjoyable day!
Only $3 entry (ages 6 and under FREE!)
There will be delicious baked goods, snacks and refreshments offered all day by our wonderful parent
volunteer bakers. The café will be serving up items that can be enjoyed by the whole family:
- Famous Mac & Cheese
- Luisa’s homemade Salsa
- Slow cooked Pulled BBQ Pork
- Fresh Popped Popcorn
- Homemade Baked goods
We look forward to seeing you there to celebrate great arts, crafts, delicious food and our wonderful community!
Parents and Staff only: Donate to Annual Giving before end of day Nov 10 and you are entered to win $50 to spend at the Arts Fest: Donate Now