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Community Police visit St Andrew’s Montessori

A police uniform can be an intimidating thing for a small child. Living in London, it’s probably quite likely that your little one has witnessed some or other street-side altercation involving a police officer and member of the public –…
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Macmillan Big Coffee Morning

In September, St. Andrew's Montessori took part in the World's Biggest Coffee Morning to raise much needed donations for Macmillan Cancer Support. We had a lovely morning and the parents and children enjoyed the lovely cakes and hot drinks…
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Reception Class learning

The children in our Reception Class have been learning about various plants and the landscapes they grow in this term. Along with their teacher, Catherine, they have created some of these landscapes. Labels were made to describe the landscapes…
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Spring Bazaar donation for Freightliners Farm

We had a very successful Spring Bazaar at the end of March. Throughout the Spring Term the children were very busy crafting jewellery, Easter decorations and cards to be sold on the day. Each child also created a beautiful canvas which was displayed…
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Jeans for Genes Day

On Thursday the 19th September 2014, all the children and staff at St Andrews Montessori were delighted to raise £100.30 towards Jeans for Genes. Jeans for Genes Day provides funding for the care and support of children with genetic disorders…
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We have adopted Olivia

Olivia the Dexter cow arrived at Freightliners farm in 2002. She is now a mature lady of 13 years old and eats 1kg of beef nuts a day, 100 bales of straw per year plus lots and lots of grass! Dexters are small hill cattle originating from…
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Mayor of Islington, Barry Edwards visits St. Andrew’s Montessori School

On Friday 9th May 2014 St. Andrew’s Montessori School in Thornhill Square were thrilled to be visited by the Mayor of Islington, Councillor Barry Edwards. This came as a result of their fundraising efforts on behalf of Freightliners Farm,…
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Montessori Madness

St. Andrew's Montessori have stumbled across this video which really expresses why we believe in the Montessori philosophy. It is very interesting for those new to Montessori but equally beautiful for those who already are familiar with this…
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We adopted Tamara

With thanks to the kind contributions from our parents, we are pleased to add a new member to the St. Andrew’s Montessori team. We have adopted a Berkshire pig from the local Freightliners Farm.
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Letter from Her Majesty

To celebrate the Diamond Jubilee, the children at St. Andrew's Montessori made a beautiful card for the Queen. During the Summer we received a lovely letter from the Queen's lady in waiting thanking us for the card.
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A new addition at St. Andrew's

This year we have had a new addition to our school. His name is Monty. As the weather has been so good, Monty has been joining the children in the garden.
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New Fractions Material

Our new Fractions Circles arrived this week. We are excited to add these to our Mathematics shelves and for the children to start learning more about fractions.