Canadian Achievement Test Results 2011

Congratulations MJDS Students Canadian Achievement Test Results 2011 Hi Regina: RE: Canadian Achievement Test Results: “Such wonderful news! Thank you for sharing.  It simply shows that the Montessori method works, and our school is...

Letter from Aviva Reifler

Dear Montessori Community, Lilach Golan, Director of Judaic Studies at MJDS, has been chosen to represent Canadian Educators at the International Educators Conference being held in Israel this December. Throughout the years Lilach’s...

Email from Lawrence

Hello Regina, I trust all is well with you and your family. Things are going very well here in Victoria. The boys are adjusting nicely and learning to enjoy this paradise. They did remarkable well at their new school this Winter/Spring. In what...

Letter from Bailey & Jonathan Daniels

Dear Regina, It is hard to believe that our six years of being part of the Montessori Jewish Day School community has suddenly come to an end. We wanted to take a moment to thank you for leading this wonderful place of learning. We were impressed...

Letter from Aytan Kadden

I live in Jerusalem and am a teacher and “Rav Bet Sefer” in the elementary school of Kfar Adumim (on the way to the Dead Sea). During the week of October 19, I participated in a program of the Jewish Agency which sent me to visit...

E-mail from Liane Sela

Today I had the pleasure to spend an hour and a half in school with my daughter Mika Sela. About a month and a half before the date Mika reminded me every day not to forget the date of my observation, which was scheduled in her presence in the...

E-mail from Freda Marcovitch

Dear Regina, It was a pleasure attending the Purim party at MJDS today. We were 4 generations attending. My mother is a Holocaust survivor and what a thrill to see a great grandchild taking part in a Purim party celebrating our Jewish heritage...

Email from Matthew Cooper

Hello, Regina and Andrea, I am writing to thank you for welcoming me to MJDS to observe your Elementary classes for the afternoon. As a student in the Elementary Diploma Course at the Toronto Montessori Institute, it was invaluable for me to...

Letter from Sue Pearce

A note from a student teacher written during a practicum period at MJDS. Initially when I found out I would be working at MJDS for the month of March I was looking forward to having the occasion to put into practice the curriculum I had been...

A Note from Pnina Dinki

Today I had an opportunity to observe our Upper Elementary class from a teacher’s perspective. The students were all absorbed in solid work, but this is not what struck me the most; it was the peacefulness in the class. It was peacefulness...

Note from Laura Nashman and Lawrence Saunders

Dear Regina Lulka, As Ryan and Jack near the completion of their time at MJDS, Laura and I would like to share with you our impressions of the impact the school has had on them. While both boys display all the youthful exuberance and carefree...

Email from Sari

There are a few things I have wanted to share with you over the past few months, and reading my copy of Tomorrow’s Child just reminded me. Firstly, one of the things I always wondered about with the Montessori system was how learning math...