Quality Education in the Formative Years

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Phone: (985) 893-0676

"Education is a natural process carried out by the human individual, and is acquired not by listening to words, but by experiences in the environment. "

   Dr. Maria Montessori

Covington Montessori School admits students of any race, religion, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at our school. 

We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national or ethnic origin in administration of our educational and admissions policies, or staff.




Dr. Maria Montessori and student

CMS News


Get Acquainted Camp

· Pre K and Two Year Old program students may attend, any or all days

· Tuesday through Thursday, Aug 22, 23 and 24 from 9-11am

· Parents park and come into the school for drop off

· Dismissal, teachers will bring children to your car in car line (enter 22nd St.)

Parent Open House

· Tuesday August 29 at 6:30pm

· Parents only, no students

· Handbooks, T-shirt order forms, school supply lists will be available

Orientation (8:30 am to 11:00 am)

· Wednesday Aug 30: students with last names A through F attend

· Thursday Aug 31: students with last names G through Z attend

· Car line is from 8:05am to 8:25am

· Students will be greeted at the car and walked into school by the teachers

· Dismissal for Orientation days only, starts at 11:00 am for all students.

· Parents are invited into the school for pick up to allow some time to meet teachers and orient to your child’s class, etc.

First Full Day

· Tuesday Sep 5

· Drop off & dismissal for all students, pre K and Twos, will be via car line only

· Morning Car line is from 8:05am to 8:25am

· Midday Car line is from 11:30am to 11:45 am

· Afternoon Car line is from 2:30pm to 2:45 pm

Thanks for taking note of the following reminders of school policy:

If anyone other than the regularly scheduled driver is to pick up your child , you must notify the school of the change in writing. Information must be on file regarding authorization for pickup.

Please do not give verbal instructions regarding early or late pick up or alternate arrangements to the teachers in car line. All notices must be in writing.

Lunchtime is an opportunity to reinforce good nutrition and traditional table manners. Please send simple nutritious lunches-- no heat ups, high sugar foods, Lunchables, or Go-gurts.

 Please send a change of clothes for your child in a labeled zip lock bag for emergencies. Please label all items. We recognize that accidents happen; however, if repeated accidents occur, parents will be called.

Keep clothes comfortable, elastic waistbands are recommended and help prevent accidents.

Skirts should be short to prevent tripping.

Shoes are to be closed-toe, rubber soled with Velcro ONLY (for safety)-- no sandals, platforms, boots, clogs, jellies, or flip-flops.

Children with contagious illness and symptoms of fever, sore throat, vomiting, diarrhea, nasal discharge, coughs, or rashes should remain at home. Children should be fever free for 24 hours before returning to school. Parents are asked to notify the school if the child has a communicable disease. A doctor’s note will be required for those returning after such an illness.

Children should not bring toys, rocks or other play items to school.