Head of School Archives

May 30

May 30, 2012: Letter from Lynn

Danielle Fisher-Snyder painting clouds

Build It and They Will Come This week the exterior of the new school will be finished as work continues non-stop on interior painting, flooring, and cabinetry. West Side parent volunteer Danielle Fisher-Snyder climbs high on scaffolding each day to … Continue reading

May 08

May 8, 2012: Letter from Lynn

Build It and They Will Come The new school is coming together quickly with rapid construction progress both inside and out. The pre-primary classrooms are being painted while drywall installation is completed in the rest of the building. We are … Continue reading

Jan 26

January 2012: Letter from Lynn

Open House…..it’s not just for new families!  I hope to see you at Open House this Sunday, January 29, from 1-3 PM.  Come take a student- or parent-led tour at your child’s next Montessori level.  There will be students in … Continue reading

Dec 02

December 2011: Letter from Lynn

A monthly update about happenings at West Side Montessori It’s been another wet week at West Side as we ended the wettest November in Toledo history. In fact, Perrysburg Campus was closed on Wednesday due to high water. And the … Continue reading

Nov 10

Letter from Lynn Fisher, WSM Head of School

Letter from Lynn This is a monthly update to keep everyone in the loop about happenings at West Side.  I’m writing today from my desk in the hallway at Bancroft Campus where I’m camping while the old section of the … Continue reading

Oct 25

West Side Montessori Hosts Professor, Acclaimed Researcher to Speak On How Children Learn Best

West Side Montessori Hosts Professor, Acclaimed Researcher to Speak On How Children Learn Best Why, after decades of efforts, are children not learning to their potential? Why are traditional classrooms still in crisis? Is Montessori a viable alternative? How does … Continue reading

Feb 24

Visiting Professor Presents Research On Neurodevelopmental Benefits of Montessori Education to Crowd of Parents, Teachers, Staff and Guests

The staff of West Side Montessori was delighted to host Dr. Steven Hughes at the school’s Bancroft Campus on February 8, for his informative and exciting presentation, Good at Doing Things: Montessori Education and Higher Order Cognitive Functioning. The information … Continue reading

Jan 27

Private School to Host Presentation on Value of Montessori Education

Montessori Approach Provides Unparalleled Foundation Dr. Steven Hughes to Present Talk at West Side Montessori  West Side Montessori will host guest speaker, Dr. Steven Hughes, PhD, LP, ABPdN, on February 8, 2011, at 7 pm for Good at Doing Things: … Continue reading

Jan 26

West Side Montessori Middle School Dominates at Tiffin Power of the Pen District Competition

West Side Montessori middle school writers swept the Power of Pen District Competition held at Tiffin Middle School on Saturday, January 22, 2011. West Side Montessori’s eighth grade team won 1st place overall and the school’s seventh grade team won … Continue reading

Nov 05

Private School Toledo Marks 35 Years of Nurturing and Educating

  From Thirty to Thirty-Five Years by Lynn Fisher, Founder & Director       This week West Side Montessori celebrated its 35th birthday on November 2! Read the last installment of the school’s history and learn how Lynn Fisher’s vision for a … Continue reading

Oct 28

Montessori Proves Successful Method for Private School in Toledo for 35 Years!

From Twenty-Six to Thirty Years by Lynn Fisher, Founder and Director Next week West Side Montessori will celebrate its 35th birthday! Read the latest installment of the school’s history and learn how Lynn Fisher’s vision for a stimulating learning environment for her … Continue reading

Oct 26

Private School Toledo Prepares to Celebrate 35 Years of Montessori Education!

From Twenty to Twenty-Five Years  by Lynn Fisher, Founder and Director Next week West Side Montessori will celebrate its 35th birthday! Read the latest installment of the school’s history and learn how Lynn Fisher’s vision for a stimulating learning environment for her … Continue reading

Oct 22

Montessori Proves Successful Method for Private School Toledo for 35 Years!

From Sixteen to Twenty Years by Lynn Fisher, Founder and Director West Side Montessori Center turns 35 years old on November 2, 2010. Read on for the latest installment of the school’s history. Discover how one mother’s vision for a … Continue reading

Oct 20

Private School Toledo Celebrates 35 Years of Montessori! Read the School History From Its Founder!

From Eleven to Fifteen Years by Lynn Fisher, Founder and Director West Side Montessori Center turns 35 years old on November 2, 2010. Read on for the third installment of Lynn Fisher’s story and discover  how one mother’s vision for a stimulating … Continue reading

Oct 07

Montessori Proves Successful Method for Private School in Toledo for 35 Years!

West Side Montessori Center is turning 35 years old on November 2, 2010. Read on to learn how one mother’s vision for a stimulating learning environment for her preschooler evolved into a private school in Toledo and Perrysburg teaching preschool, … Continue reading

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