WSM News & Announcements

How To Stimulate Your Toddlers Brain Development!


Adults often talk about getting organized. We think in terms of time and space. Appointments that need to be scheduled. The mudroom piled with out-of-season clothes and boots. Chores that need to be done. Babies and tiny children are consumed …
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The Big sheBANG


Please join us October 20 at 6:00pm to celebrate our new building. Art projects, Middle School choir & musical performances, free throw contests, science activities, tech Maker’s Space, toddler fun, crafts, Zumba, face painting & balloons, Irish Dance, photo booth, …
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Why You Should Trust Your Child With Fragile Materials!


by Angie Heck Children plus glass seems like a recipe for disaster. If we can mitigate the danger to our children by limiting their access to it, why wouldn’t we? On the other hand, when we don’t allow children to …
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Is Your Home Childproof or Child-Friendly?


A childproofed house is full of locked doors, gated rooms, plastic, and “no” statements. A child-friendly home is full of teachable moments, opportunities for learning value and trust, and experiences of art and beauty. Children are much more competent than …
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Beth Ann Less (Class of 2009)

A junior studying mechanical engineering at the University of Michigan, Beth Ann was encouraged to pursue topics that interested her throughout her 13 years at West Side Montessori.

Christian Tylinski (Class of 2008)

Currently a senior in architecture at the University of Cincinnati, Christian's middle school internship experience while WSM set him on an amazing career path.

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