News and Announcements

2023 – 2024 Rudder Nominations

Sands Montessori Parent Organization Rudder Nominations The Rudder will vote on the incoming Rudder nominations for the 2023-24 school year at our April General Parent meeting. Nominations are: We are still looking for members. To see a description of each position...

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Upcoming Restaurant Fundraisers

Upcoming Restaurant Fundraisers Take a break from cooking and join us for these Spring fundraisers and socials. More specifics to come. Wednesday, April 5: Chipotle in Anderson Tuesday, April 25: Streetside Brewery Wednesday, May 10: Gold Star Chili Mt....

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Mark Your Calendars! Spring Carnival on April 22

Mark Your Calendars! Spring Carnival on April 22 The Sands Spring Carnival will be on Earth day this year - Saturday April 22 and like last year is sure to be a good time! The planning committee is already hard at work and recruiting new members to help with a variety...

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Read-a-Thon 2023: Coming SOON!

Read-a-Thon 2023 Get excited friends! It's almost time for Read-a-Thon! This year's Read-a-Thon will be March 3 - March 17, with a very special Family Reading Night on Wednesday, March 1. Look for an email early next week with all the details including information on...

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Montessori Math Magicians Fact Fluency Challenge

Montessori Math Magicians Fact Fluency Challenge a. What do you call friends who love math? b. Why do teenagers travel in groups of threes and fives? *Read on to find out. Sands has officially kicked off our Montessori Math Magicians Fact Fluency Challenge! Our...

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NatureGuys Podcast: Kids in Nature

Courtney Ryan, SMPO President, talks to Bob from the NatureGuys podcast about the importance of kids in nature and the Sands Natural Playscape story. Give it a listen here. Donate to phase II of our outdoor campus here. At the end of this school year, teachers will be...

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Become a Sands Room Parent!

We’re ready to kick off the renewal of our Sands Room Parent network for this school year! See the attached request for more information or contact Amy Hueneman, SMPO Volunteer Coordinator. Our goal is to have 100% of the classrooms covered by October 31st! Click here...

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SEEKING DADS/FATHER FIGURES FOR DADS ON DUTY!!! Who: We are once again seeking dads/father figures who want to make a difference! Why: Positive male role models can significantly impact and inspire children to make good life choices. We want our students to learn to...

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From the Desk of Ms. Jill and Ms. Nancy

If parents would like to Chaperone a Field Trip or Volunteer in the classroom, you ONLY need the $5 Background Check. Follow the steps below. Parent goes to the Cincinnati Justice Center to get a $5 background check. Parent makes an online appointment with the...

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Welcome Back Letter from Principal Lord

See below to read Principal Lord's welcome letter sent out a few days ago.  In it, you will find welcoming of new staff members, partnership/volunteering, arrival/dismissal, and other important information. CLICK HERE for Welcome Back Letter

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