Category 'General News'

18
Oct

Soccer tournament

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OMS Montessori participated in a Grades 4, 5 & 6 co-ed soccer tournament on October 9 at Venta Preparatory School, located in the Kanata area. The event was non-competitive and scores were not recorded. Instead, the event promoted fitness, sportsmanship and fair play. Despite the rain, the students had an amazing time!

15
Oct

Le Jour Des Franco-Ontarien

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On Le Jour Des Franco-Ontarian at OMS, you could see the Franco-Ontarian flag everywhere- on student’s shirts, in student’s hands, on the schools’ flag pole (once students from The Element put it up!). At the Elementary level, the Alouette class gave a short presentation- in French- to some of their English peers. The students discussed […]

24
Sep

The OMS Peace Path

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Maria Montessori was three times nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize so not surprisingly, peace is at the foundation of the Montessori curriculum: peace in oneself, peace towards others and peace towards the environment. But at OMS, peace doesn’t just set the foundation for our curriculum. It is also a part of our physical foundation; […]

28
Aug

Staff Retreat

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Our annual Staff Retreat was a day filled with food, team-bonding and fun where we strategically planned the year ahead. At the Retreat, we once again recognized long-standing staff members celebrating years of service at OMS. Joanna LeBlanc, assistant, and Christine Magill, assitant, both celebrated 15 years at OMS Montessori. Emerenciana Mendonça celebrated 20 years […]