Oak Grove Montessori School
The child is both a hope and a promise for mankind. - Maria Montessori
News and Events

 

Calendar 2017-2018 School Year

August / September

Aug 16 – Board of Trustees Meeting – New Board Member Orientation 7:00 pm

Aug 28 – 3-6 Classroom social and parent orientation 5-6:00 pm

Aug 30 – First Day of School

Aug 31 – Parent Muffin and Coffee Meet and Greet in lobby 8:30 am

Sept 4 – Labor Day No School

Sept 6 – 6-9 Classroom Parent Orientation 5:30-6:30 pm

Sept 6 – 9-12 Classroom Parent Orientation 6:30-7:15 pm

Sept 13 – Board of Trustee Meeting 7:00 pm

Sept 17 – Celebrate Mansfield Day and Parade

Sept 19 – Let’s Get Together – Casual gathering and Q&A with Head of School 5:30-6:30 pm

Sept 22 – First Pizza Lunch

Sept 30 – Willimantic Downtown Country Fair

October

Oct 2 – Muffin Monday 8:30 am

Oct 6 – Pizza Lunch

Oct 11 – Board of Trustees Meeting 7:00 pm

Oct 11 – Family Morning in Classrooms 8:30 am

Oct 15 – Hibernation Festival noon-4:00 pm

Oct 18 – Board of Trustees Fall Parent Social 6:30 pm

Oct 20 – Pizza Lunch

Oct 21 – All Day Staff Retreat

Oct 24 – School Picture Day

Oct 27 – TWD No School 

November

Nov 3 – Pizza Lunch

Nov 6 – Muffin Monday

Nov 8 – OGMS Board of Trustee Meeting 7:00 pm

Nov 10 – Veteran’s Day – Parent/Teacher Conferences No School

Nov 15 – Parent Education Night 6:00 pm

Nov 17 – Pizza Lunch 

Nov 21 – All School Stone Soup Activity 

Nov 22 – 24 – Thanksgiving Break No School

December

Dec 1 – Pizza Lunch

Dec 4 – Muffin Monday

Dec 15 – Pizza Lunch

Dec 15 – Winter Music Concert 5:30 pm (Location TBD)

Dec 13 – Board of Trustee Meeting 7:00 pm

Dec 22 – Jan 1 – Holiday Break No School

January

Jan 1 – New Year’s Day No School

Jan 5 – Pizza Lunch

Jan 8 – Muffin Monday

Jan 10- OGMS Board of Trustee Meeting 7:00 pm

Jan 15 – Martin Luther King Day No School 

Jan 17 – Parent Education Night 6:30 pm

Jan 19 – Pizza Lunch

Jan 21 – Open House 1-3 pm for Prospective Families

Jan 24 – Parent Education Night Snow Date, if needed 6:30 pm

Jan 26 – Contracts out for next year

February

Feb 2 – Pizza Lunch

Feb 3 – Family Winter Event (TBD)

Feb 5 – Muffin Monday 

Feb 14 – OGMS Board of Trustee Meeting 7:00 pm

Feb 16 – Pizza Lunch

Feb 19 – President’s Day No School

Feb 20 – Teacher Work Day No School

Feb 22 – Families Moving Up Night 6:30 pm

March

Mar 2 – Read Across America – Pajamas and Pancakes

Mar 2 – Pizza Lunch

March 5 – Muffin Monday

Mar 14 – OGMS Board of Trustees Meeting 7:00 pm

Mar 16 – Pizza Lunch

Mar 19 – Contracts due for returning families  

Mar 30 – Parent / Teacher Conferences  No School 

April

April 6 – Pizza Lunch

April 9 – Muffin Monday

April 11 – Board of Trustees Meeting 7:00 pm

April 16-20 Spring Break  No School

April 26 – 6-9 Classroom Research Night 6:00 pm

April 27 – Pizza Lunch

May

May 7 – Muffin Monday

May 9 – Board of Trustees Meeting 7:00 pm

May 10 – 9-12 Classroom History Fair 6:00 pm

May 11 – Pizza Lunch

May 12 – Annual Gala and Auction – Horizons Commons – South Windham 6:00 pm

May 17-19 – Senior Trip

May 25 – Pizza Lunch Make-Up (if needed)

May 28 – Memorial Day No School

June

June 1 – Special Person’s Day 2:00-3:00 pm

June 1 – Music Concert 5:30 pm (Location TBD)

June 12 – 9-12 Classroom Graduation 6:30 pm

June 13 – 6-9 Classroom Graduation 6:30 pm

June 14 – 3-6  Classroom Graduation 1:00-3:00 pm

June 15 – 12:30 pm Early Dismissal for all, end of the year pot luck lunch (no Aftercare Program available)

June 18 – Teacher Work Day

June 19 – Teacher Work Day

June 20 – OGMS Board of Trustee Meeting 7:00 pm