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June Snack Schedule

June 1st: AM Nathan PM Aly

June 2nd: AM Lucie PM Emma

June 5th: AM Sky PM Annabel

June 6th: AM Poppy PM Aila

June 7th: AM Willow PM Claire

June 8th: AM Natalie PM Jericho

June 9th: AM Inez PM Oliver

June 12th: AM Orson PM Abby

June 13th: AM Noel PM Billie-Rose

June 14th: AM Jamie R. PM Keshin

June 15th: AM Noah PM Liam

June 16th: AM Sami PM Harlan

June 19th: AM Alyssa PM Elizabeth

June 20th: AM Jovan PM Cece

June 21st: AM Emily PM Eloise

June 22nd: AM Flora PM Cyrus

June 23rd: AM Kaitlyn PM Alice


Last day of classes is June 23rd.

School Picnic:  June 23rd from 4:30 to 6:30 pm at the school.

May Snack Schedule

May 1st: AM Natalie PM Claire

May 2nd: AM Inez PM Jericho

May 3rd: AM Orson PM Oliver

May 4th: AM Noel PM Abby

May 8th: AM Jamie R. PM Billie-Rose

May 9th: AM Noah PM Keshin

May 10th: AM Sami PM Liam

May 11th: AM Alyssa PM Harlan

May 15th: AM Jovan PM Elizabeth

May 16th: AM Emily PM Cece

May 17th: AM Flora PM Eloise

May 18th: AM Scarlet PM Cyrus

May 23rd: AM Kaitlyn PM Alice

May 24th: AM Khalil PM Sam

May 25th: AM Jamie S. PM Irene

May 26th: AM Violet PM Ava

May 29th: AM Maddie PM Otis

May 30th: AM Danny PM Logan

May 31st: AM Ethan PM Bodhi

January to June Calendar 2017

January 3rd: First day back after break

January 11th: Registration commences (September 2017)

January 20th: Registration for September 2017 closes

January 30th: Parent Night: Saleema Noon Workshop

Birds and Bees Basics for Parents

February 10th: Closure Day (no classes)

February 13th: Family Day (no classes)

February 14th: Valentines Day Party

February 20th and 21st: Parent/ Teacher Conferences (no classes)

February 22nd: Pink Shirt Day (wear your pink shirt!)

March 10th: Fieldtrip to the Carousel Theatre “The Cat in the Hat”

March 13th to March 24th: Spring Break (no classes)

April 14th: Good Friday (no classes)

April 17th: Easter Monday (no classes)

May 5th: Professional Day (no classes)

May 10th: The Incubator and Eggs arrive. Chicks hatch in 21 days.

May 12th: Mother’s Day Tea

May 19th: Closure Day (no classes)

May 22nd: Victoria Day (no classes)

June 7th: Pajama Day (wear your jammies to school)

June 23rd: Last day of classes

June 23rd: School Picnic (4:30 to 6:30) at the school.


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


Community Montessori School adopted the Vancouver School Board calendar in September 2010 and increased class times to compensate for closure days.


September to December 2016 Calendar

September 6th: Classes commence for all returning students

September 7th: Gradual entry for new students commences

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

October 7th: School closure day (no classes)

October 10th: Thanksgiving Day (no classes)

October 26th: Fieldtrip to the Pumpkin Patch

October 31st: Halloween Party

November 11th: Remembrance Day (no classes)

November 14th: School closure (no classes)

November 21st: C.A.M.P. Annual General Meeting 6:00 p.m.

December 15th: Last day of classes

December 16th: Holiday Parties

January 3rd: School re-opens after winter vacation


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


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


Healthy Snack Ideas for Parents

Looking for snack ideas?
CAMP recommends including at least one fruit and one vegetable plus another snack choice.
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.