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A California Distinguished School

Celebrating 20 Years: 1994-2014


Principal: Phyllis Harrison
Admin. Assistant: Carol Cocoles
Enrollment: 415
Grades: PK-8
Calendar: Traditional

Regular School Hours:
Kindergarten:   8:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Grades 1-3:      8:15 AM - 2:35 PM
Grades 4-8:      8:15 AM - 3:01 PM

Minimum Days (Wednesdays):
Grades 1-8:      8:15 AM - 12:20 PM

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North Shoreview is a public Montessori school in San Mateo, California, offering preschool, elementary, and middle-school programs. We are part of the San Mateo-Foster City School District and a member of the American Montessori Society. As a public magnet school, we offer an alternative curriculum designed to meet all California state educational standards.

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Hour of Code is coming!

Seeking Volunteers December 8-12

The Hour of Code introduces every student in grades 2-8 to computer programming through a fun, self-guided tutorial. We need volunteers to answer questions while the children participate. We anticipate an hour or two of preparation, and one hour of classroom time for each class you can help. No computer programming experience is needed (but if you know some coders, please encourage them to come and share their experience!).  Please join us to get volunteer hours and have fun!

Sign up online to volunteer at NSM and visit the Hour of Code website for a preview.  For more information please contact the NSM Tech Committee.

Posted by: NSM PTA
Published: 11/21/14

Talbots Holiday Shopping Event

Shop at Talbots November 21st - December 7th and Talbots will return 10% of purchases to NSM as a donation. You must mention our school's name during this period for our school to get credit for your purchases. Tell your whole family and even your friends to come and support our school. Here is a link you can share: www.nsmontessori.org/fundraising/talbots Talbot's offers free gift wrap, UPS shipping, local delivery and they will hide your purchases for pickup at a later date.

Posted by: NSM PTA
Published: 11/20/14

In case you missed it: Montessori Town Hall presentation and forum
Thanks to all of the NSM and Parkside Montessori families who joined in the discussion about the proposed expansion of the K-8 Montessori program at a Town Hall meeting on Tuesday.  In case you missed it, the presentation made at the meeting is now available online.
Please continue to share your thoughts, concerns, and ideas.  Background information and an online forum are available at www.nsmontessori.org/future.
Note: the School Board will not be discussing the Montessori expansion proposal at their meeting on Thursday 11/20; please stay tuned for a meeting date in December.
Posted by: NSM PTA
Published: 11/19/14

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Posted by: NSM PTA
Published: 11/1/14

Auction Donations Needed

Got connections?  The 2015 Auction committee needs your help in acquiring new and different donation items, ideas and sponsors for the event.  Every donation, large or small, will add fun to the event and increase money raised for our school.  Check the flyer online to see how you can help make our annual auction a success, or click here to visit the NSM Auction website for more information.  Thank you for your help!

Posted by: NSM PTA
Published: 10/27/14

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