Message from the Principal December 2020

Posted on 11 December 2020 at 2:01 pm

Dear CMS Community, As this very unusual school year draws to a close, I would just like to take a quick moment to share a few thoughts and sentiments. None of us would ever have imagined a school year such as this one. We now find ourselves reflecting on the unprecedented year that is ending… Read more

Message from the Principa;l

Posted on 22 September 2020 at 1:54 pm

Dear CMS Community, I hope that everyone is well. I like Winter, but I really, really enjoy the tail end of Term 3, as the weather starts to warm up a bit and the wind is less biting. With this though, comes a reminder that we are now well into hat’s-on season, so can you… Read more

Message from Principal – returning to school

Posted on 13 May 2020 at 3:51 pm

Dear CMS Community, I hope that you are safe and well. There’s a bit to get through here, but please take the time and care to read it all. As I was able to let you know last week, Canberra Montessori School is returning to face-to-face teaching for all children on 18 May 2020. Acting… Read more

Message from Principal

Posted on 8 May 2020 at 12:26 pm

Dear CMS Community I am sure you would have heard or read by now that ACT schools are planning and preparing for a return to face to face teaching and learning in the coming weeks. From a position at the end of last term that Term 2 would be Learning from Home for its entirety,… Read more

Rest of Term 1 2020 update

Posted on 25 March 2020 at 11:57 am

Dear CMS Community, There have been several updates today, without a much greater degree of clarity. But, in an attempt to clarify… As communicated yesterday, the remainder of this term (until Thurs 9 April) will be pupil free, with this time spent planning and training for home learning. The advice is that schools are to… Read more

School details for rest of Term 1 2020

Posted on 22 March 2020 at 10:53 pm

Dear CMS Community, You will have likely seen announcements made this evening regarding schools in the ACT in relation to the Covid-19 outbreak, and possibly also from Prime Minister Scott Morrison. Information continues to be released quickly. As a result of these announcements, the information we have at this time is that Monday (tomorrow 23… Read more

Message from Rael Week 6 Term 1 2020

Posted on 16 March 2020 at 4:39 pm

Coronavirus Special Dear Parents and Carers, The School has been closely monitoring the situation with the COVID-19 pandemic through the ACT Health Directorate web page: as well as receiving advice from the Chief Executive of the AIS. ACT Health has assured us that they are in a strong position to respond to an outbreak of COVID-19…. Read more

Message from Rael Week 4 Term 1 2020

Posted on 16 March 2020 at 4:38 pm

Another busy week in the life of CMS! We have our first Working Bee of the year this weekend and will be here from 8-11am on Saturday morning. Viv Watson has done a wonderful job of finding lots of little jobs around the school that will aid in grounds beautification. There are plenty to do, and… Read more

Message from Rael Week 2 Term 1 2020

Posted on 21 February 2020 at 12:34 pm

Dear school community, Welcome to the first of our Newsletters for the year. You’ll receive these every even week Friday, as a comprehensive update of what’s been going on and what’s coming up across the school. We’ve had a thoroughly enjoyable first two weeks of the year, it’s been great to get back into the… Read more

Message from Rael Week 6 Term 4 2019

Posted on 22 November 2019 at 3:07 pm

Dear CMS Community, I hope that this message finds you well. We’re heading towards the end of the school year, and it’s beginning to warm up…we’re taking steps and being flexible in our school day to ensure that we’re best looking after the children in the heat. I’ll write again a little later in the… Read more