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    Annual Silent Auction: What is it?

    To understand the Annual Silent Auction beyond a one word answer, it helps to start at the beginning. Pleasant Ridge Montessori used to be a traditional neighborhood school, until the parents and community worked together so that when they re-opened the doors of the new building in 2009, Pleasant Ridge would have the Montessori method of teaching.  The Pleasant Ridge…

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    Winterfest

    The sound of joy and music filled the halls of PRM on Thursday night December 14th at PRM’s 2018 Winterfest!  Coffee Cup class served hot cider as nervous students and proud parents walked in the door.  The Scholastic book fair gave plenty of gift ideas as you walked down the hall.  From 5-6pm in the art room students made colorful…

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    We need You!! Needs Assessment Survey!

    Staff, Parents and Community members! Please click here to complete a Needs Assessment Survey! By completing this survey, you will be helping the leaders of PRM to understand both the wishes and needs of our amazing community to assist them as they look for a principal for the 2019-2020 school year. All answers will be completely anonymous and confidential: any…

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    PRM Garden and Playscape: Input wanted!

    Walking into the garden at PRM is like walking into a secret room or going through an old wardrobe to the secret world of Narnia.  When you walk in, you are surrounded by flowers, vegetables and beautiful artwork sometimes hidden until you walk up close. It’s common to find bunnies, deer, groundhogs, squirrels, birds and other wildlife.  The hidden space…

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    We need You!

    We need you!  PRM is growing!  Join us as we embark on this campaign to expand PRM and/or address our growth in other ways.  LSDMC (Local School Decision Making Committee) has these great suggestions.  Check out the LSDMC page for the meeting minutes to find out more information.  We need you to remain engaged in five ways: 1. Get to…

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    Simon says Battle! Field Trip to XU!

    The Cintas Center at Xavier University was full of PRM students from the 6-9 and 9-12 classes along with many other CPS schools on Thursday November 29th!  The music had all the students, teachers and staff out of their seats dancing.  The Xavier University Women’s basketball team had all who attended shouting and cheering!  Make some noise flashed across the…

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    Coat Drive!

    PRM Winter Coat Drive Dec. 3-7 Donations of new and gently used coats, hats, scarves, gloves/mittens accepted in the PRM lobby. Items will be distributed during Winter Fest on Dec. 13.

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    Giving Tuesday

    The nature playscape is between the playground and the golf course. Several years ago, the PRM Foundation transformed it into a delightful learning and playing area including trails, climbing ropes, tree forts, and a slide. Due to environmental factors, the playscape has been unusable… But that’s about to change – Thanks to you. On Tuesday, November 27 look for the…

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    Grandparents Day: a magnitude of support!

    Friday, November 16th 2018, Pleasant Ridge Montessori school welcomed Grandparents and Special friends.  The magnitude of the support, diversity and heart of PRM became visible in the many grandparents and special friends that filled the room.  It was an amazing picture of how many people were supporting each child. The school could be filled many times over with those who…

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    LSDMC To Hold Special Meeting

    LSDMC will hold a special meeting this Friday at 3pm. It will go into executive session, so it is not open to the public for the majority of the time. Our objective is to make a recommendation to the CPS board regarding PRM’s Principal. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Jen Kramer-Wine  (jkramerwine@gmail.com) or call: 303-547-2536