NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. -- Hudson Country Montessori School in New Rochelle invites parents to visit on Thursday, Nov. 21, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The school is located at 340 Quaker Ridge Road.
Hudson Country Montessori School in New Rochelle, Educational Director Marilyn Horan will give parents a tour of the school, followed by a talk and Q&A. Topics to be discussed include:
The fundamentals of Montessori education
Can any school be called a Montessori school?
The curriculum at Hudson Country Montessori School (HCMS)
The differences between HCMS and traditional schools
The teacher-student relationship at HCMS
Hudson Country Montessori School was founded in 1972 by Musya Meyer, a New Rochelle resident who had been trained as a Montessori educator in Europe. The school now educates 500 students annually (pre-K through 8th grade) on its campuses in New Rochelle and Danbury, Conn.
Parents should register for the event by Nov. 17, by calling Regina Milano at 914-830-9957. Children remain at home. Refreshments will be served.
Today, Montessori education is a worldwide phenomenon, providing an inspirational alternative for families seeking the perfect educational fit for their children.