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Special Events

Special Events

Besides our excellent curriculum and our amazing staff, Fulbright Montessori’s Special Events really set us apart from other schools. We have an exciting year ahead of us!

September

International Day of Peace – Celebrated on September 21st, Fulbright Montessori students will be engaged in peace-building activities to promote peace within our homes, our communities, and between nations.

October

Halloween Parade – Fulbright Montessori will host its annual Halloween Parade, where costumed students have a chance to parade around the classrooms in their most scary (or silly) garb.

November

Diwali, Hindu Festival of Lights – Diwali gives the students at Fulbright Montessori Academy a chance to celebrate cultural diversity by crafting a kandil, creating their own rangoli art, and learning about Indian festivities.

Thanksgiving Performance and Potluck – Fulbright students share a special day to dress up in costume and perform a song and dance for their families. After the performance everyone joins together for a special Thanksgiving Lunch!

December

Santa Visit – Students at Fulbright Montessori are delighted when they see Santa Claus visit their classrooms for pictures during this joyous winter season.

January

Chinese New Year – Fulbright Montessori celebrates Chinese New Year with a parade, a potluck, and a presentation where students will learn about Chinese traditions. Children are encouraged to wear traditional Asian attire for the New Year!

February

Valentine’s Day – Our students have a grand time sharing cards or healthy snacks with their all of their friends in our annual Valentine’s Day Card Exchange.

March

St. Patrick’s Day – Leprechauns secretly sneak into classrooms to cause chaos within the school! Students will evade the pranks of these tricksters, learn about the history of St. Patrick’s Day and try to discover the leprechaun’s gold!

Nowruz, Persian New Year – Nowruz is traditionally celebrated in Iran, Afghanistan and other Middle Eastern regions and features springtime rituals such as egg painting, celebratory foods, story-telling, and dancing. Students gather for a presentation filled with story-telling and music to celebrate the Persian New Year!

April

Week of the Young Child – The Week of the Young Child is celebrated each spring to honor its young children by providing a week of fun-filled activities, including the Scholastic Book Fair, St. Jude’s Trike-A-Thon, a visit from the local fire department, Parent Reading Day, and much more!

May

Teacher Appreciation Week – The children and families at Fulbright Montessori Academy show their appreciation by presenting our teachers with a daily surprise.

Muffins with Mom – Fulbright Montessori Academy honors its moms by providing a special breakfast for our students and mothers in celebration of Mother’s Day! In addition, the children perform a special song for their wonderful mothers!

June

Donuts with Dad – Donuts with Dad is a special day for the children at Fulbright Montessori Academy to spend a morning with their dads! The students at Fulbright honor their fathers with a special Father’s Day song, followed by a special treat!