Category 'General News'

16
Apr

Element Video at TIFF

OMS Montessori asked Morgana McKenzie, a Junior High student with a passion for videography, to create a short film for the launch of The Element High School.  Her short film “A Day in the Life of a Montessori Junior High class”  premiered at ‘The Element Takes Flight’ evening in November 2012. Morgana entered her film […]

15
Feb

NAMTA Adolescent Conference

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“Becoming a Montessori Adult: Pathways to Maturity, Cultural Knowledge, and Practical Wisdom” Pat Gere, Head of School, attended this conference in Florida, connecting with Montessori adolescent practitioners from around the world and conferring with our consultant David Kahn, Executive Director of NAMTA.

7
Jan

Parent Testimonials

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The parent perspective and satisfaction with the current Junior High program was clear in these videos shared with the OMS community and posted on the Element’s website.

20
Nov

The Element Takes Flight

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The official launch of OMS’ new high school, The Element, took place at the Canadian Aviation museum. About 125 people joined us and the Executive Director of the North American Montessori Teacher’s Association, David Kahn, to celebrate. The evening premiered the video “A Day in the Life of Junior High,” produced by a current student […]