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April Snack Schedule

April 3rd: AM Jamie S. PM Claire

April 4th: AM Mela PM Cyrus

April 5th: AM Nolan PM Emma

April 6th: AM Owen PM Irene

April 9th: AM Ruby PM Keshin

April 10th: AM Sachin PM Otis

April 11th: AM Stella PM Wesley

April 12th: AM Sutton PM Sam

April 13th: AM Danny PM Eiddwen

April 16th: AM Emily PM Samari

April 17th: AM Ethan PM Clara

April 18th: AM Flora PM Kincaid

April 19th: AM Jamie R. PM Jones

April 20th: AM Harvey PM Amelia

April 23rd: AM Jovan PM Winnie

April 24th: AM Kaitlyn PM Theo

April 25th: AM Khalil PM Mathilda

April 26th: AM Scarlet PM Ellie

April 27th: AM Willow PM Carwyn

April 30th: AM Chloe PM Alice

March Snack Shedule

March 1st: AM Harvey PM Kincaid

March 2nd: AM Jovan PM Jones

March 5th: AM Kaitlyn PM Amelia

March 7th: AM Khalil PM Winnie

March 8th: AM Scarlet PM Theo

March 9th: AM Willow PM Mathilda

March 12th: AM Chloe PM Ellie

March 13th: AM Kaavya PM Carwyn

March 14th: AM Levi PM Alice

March 15th: AM Marlon PM Ava

March 16th AM Maya PM Bodhi

February Snack Schedule

February 1st: AM Chloe PM Theo

February 2nd: AM Kaavya PM Remy

February 5th: AM Levi PM Mathilda

February 6th: AM Marlon PM Ellie

February 7th: AM Maya PM Alice

February 8th: AM Mela PM Ava

February 13th: AM Nolan PM Bodhi

February 14th: AM Ruby PM Emma

February 15th: AM Owen PM Cyrus

February 16th: AM Sachin PM Wesley

February 19th: AM Stella PM Eidee

February 20th: AM Sutton PM Keshin

February 21st: AM Ethan PM Otis

February 22nd: AM Danny PM Claire

February 23rd: AM Emily PM Sam

February 28th: AM Jamie R. PM Clara


January to June Calendar 2018

January 8th: First day back after winter break

January 9th: Registration commences for returning students and siblings (September 2018)

January 29th: Registration closes for returning students and siblings

January 30th: Registration opens for new students

February 9th: Closure day (no classes)

February 12th: Family Day (no classes)

February 14th: Valentine’s Day Party

February 26th and 27th: Parent/Teacher Conferences (no classes)

February 28th: Pink Shirt Day (wear your pink shirt!)

March 19th to March 29th: Spring Break (no classes)

March 30th: Good Friday (no classes)

April 2nd: Easter Monday (no classes)

May 2nd: Chicks Arrive at School

May 11th: Mother’s Day Tea

May 18th: Closure Day (no classes)

May 21st: Victoria Day Holiday (no classes)

June 6th: Pajama Day (wear your jammies and bring a stuffie)

June 22nd: Last day of classes

June 22nd: School Picnic (4:30 to 6:30)


Please note: Dates for fieldtrips, professional days and other events may be added to this calendar. Parents will be given at least two weeks notice of any changes or additions.



September to December Calendar 2017

September 5th: Classes commence for all returning students

September 6th: Gradual entry begins for new students

October 3rd: Parent Night (An Introduction to the Montessori Classroom) 6:00 p.m.

October 6th: School closed (no classes)

October 9th: Thanksgiving Day (no classes)

October 20th: Professional Day (no classes)

October 25th: Fieldtrip to Southlands Farm Pumpkin Patch

October 31st: Halloween Party

November 10th: School closed. (no classes)

November 13th: Remembrance Day Holiday (no classes)

November 20th: C.A.M.P. Annual General Meeting 6:00 p.m.

December 21st: Last day of classes before the holiday break

December 22nd: Holiday Party      Morning Class: 10:30 Afternoon Class: 1:00 p.m.

December 27th: Winter vacation begins

January 8th: School re-opens after winter vacation


Please note: Some dates may be added for fieldtrips. If this occurs parents will be given at least two weeks advance notice.


In September 2010 Community Montessori adopted the new Vancouver School Board calendar. This allowed for extra closure days while extending each class by 15 minutes.






Healthy Snack Ideas for Parents

Looking for snack ideas?
CAMP recommends including at least one fruit and one vegetable plus another snack choice. Community Montessori Preschool is nut free. Please ensure no nuts are included in the snack you are providing. Thank you.
Healthy Snack Choice Ideas:

  • Whole grain crackers with cheese
  • Sandwiches on whole grain bread
  • Mini pita bread filled with cheese and vegetables
  • Bagels and cream cheese
  • Tortilla roll ups
  • Homemade sugar reduced muffins, loaves or scones
  • Pizza or mini pizzas

Parents are always welcome to come in and cook or bake with the children. Please check with a staff member prior to planning a specific day. If you have any questions regarding snack ideas please talk to a staff member.