[The child’s] practical and social lives must be intimately blended with his cultural environment.”
— Maria Montessori, From Childhood to Adolescence

CMA values community! Parents, siblings, faculty and students all come together at many times throughout the year to celebrate holidays, enjoy school performances and contribute to the life of the school. In a single year we typically gather together for:

  • First Day of School Peace Rededication Ceremony
  • Monthly Birthday Celebrations
  • Mexican Independence Day Celebration
  • Family Canoe Trip
  • Barn Dance & Potluck Supper
  • Halloween Party & Costume Parade
  • Thanksgiving Opera & Feast
  • Christmas Play & Party
  • Animal Christmas
  • "Snovernighter" (slumber party at the school)
  • Mardi Gras Celebration with Talent Show
  • Valentine's Day Party
  • Spring School Play
  • Science Fair
  • Art Fair
  • All School Olympics
  • CMA Farm Day
  • International Children's Day
  • Family Picnic & Graduation