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January to June Calendar 2018

January 8th: First day back after winter break

January 16th: Registration commences for returning students and siblings (September 2018)

January 26th: Registration closes for returning students and siblings

January 29th: 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.



January Snack Schedule

January 8th: AM Mela PM Alice

January 9th: AM Nolan PM Ava

January 10th: AM Owen PM Bodhi

January 11th: AM Ruby PM Claire

January 12th: AM Sachin PM Cyrus

January 15th: AM Stella PM Emma

January 16th: AM Sutton PM Irene

January 17th: AM Danny PM Keshin

January 18th: AM Emily PM Otis

January 19th: AM Ethan PM Wesley

January 22nd: AM Flora PM Sam

January 23rd: AM Jamie R. PM Eidee

January 24th: AM Jamie S. PM Samari

January 25th: AM Jovan PM Clara

January 26th: AM Kaitlyn PM Kincaid

January 29th: AM Khalil PM Jones

January 30th: AM Scarlet PM Amelia

January 31st AM Willow PM Winnie

December Snack Schedule

December 1st: AM Flora PM Keshin

December 4th: AM Harvey PM Otis

December 5th: AM Jamie R. PM Wesley

December 6th: AM Jamie S. PM Sam

December 7th: AM Jovan PM Eidee

December 8th: AM Kaitlyn PM Samari

December 11th: AM Khalil PM Clara

December 12th: AM Scarlet PM Kincaid

December 13th: AM Willow PM Jones

December 14th: AM Chloe PM Amelia

December 15th: AM Kaavya PM Winnie

December 18th: AM Levi PM Mathilda

December 19th: AM Lillia PM Remy

December 20th: AM Marlon PM Theo

December 21st: AM Maya PM Ellie

December 22nd: Holiday Parties!

November Snack Schedule

November 1st: AM Kaitlyn PM Sam

November 2nd: AM Khalil PM Eidee

November 3rd: AM Scarlet PM Samari

November 6th: AM Willow PM Clara

November 7th: AM Chloe PM Kiki

November 8th: AM Kaavya PM Jones

November 9th: AM Levi PM Amelia

November 14th: AM Lillia PM Winnie

November 15th: AM Marlon PM Theo

November 16th: AM Maya PM Remy

November 17th: AM Mela PM Mathilda

November 20th: AM Nolan PM Ellie

November 21st: AM Owen PM Alice

November 22nd: AM Ruby PM Ava

November 23rd: AM Sachin PM Bodhi

November 24th: AM Stella PM Claire

November 27th: AM Sutton PM Cyrus

November 28th: AM Danny PM Emma

November 29th: AM Ethan PM Irene

November 30th: AM Emily PM Jericho

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.