Monthly Archives: January 2019

Jan 27

Last week of January!

Re-enrollment packets go out on in one week!  Please be sure to return your contract by the deadline.  We unfortunately had to turn away applications in 75% of our classrooms throughout this school year and have a large applicant pool for the 2019-2020 year.  Applications will be accepted in the ordered received and will open to new families on February 19.  Summer camp packets also will be included!

Have you signed up for a parent teacher conference yet?  The sign-up sheets are in the lobby.  Don’t forget to schedule an observation, too!

There are still a few opportunities to see the Boys & Girls Basketball Teams in action!
M 1/28 – Practice – 3:00 – 4:15
T 1/29 – Game vs. Bolden MS @ Bolden – 5:00 (Leaving at 2:30PM)
W 1/30 – Off
Th 1/31 – Practice – 3:00 – 4:15
F 2/1 – LAST Game vs. Beaufort Academy @ Beaufort Academy – 5:00
S 2/2 – Off
M 1/28 – Off
T 1/29 – LAST Game vs. Bolden MS @ Bolden – 4:00 (Leaving at 2:30PM)
W 1/30 – Off
Th 1/31 – Off
Visit our GATORS ATHLETICS page for directions and more information on the Athletics program.
Don’t forget to join us on February 23 for our 50th Anniversary’s Golden Gala!  Find out more about these great sponsorship opportunities!
Jan 19

2nd Semester

Sign-Up sheets have been posted in the lobby.  Be sure to sign up and meet with your child’s teacher.  Observing prior to conferences will provide you with a more comprehensive viewpoint of your child’s day as well as future classroom.  To schedule an observation, please contact the main office and/or your child’s teacher.  Due to the scheduled make-up days, conferences have been spread out over the course of 2 weeks.

2nd semester Pizza Form is here.  Please return this to the main office by Wednesday, February 6.  Thank you to New York City Pizza for partnering with the 6th-8th graders Montessori Model United Nations on this fundraiser.  They are getting closer to their trip to the UN in New York City this March!   To contribute to their important outing, contact Mrs. Fletcher at

The Boys Basketball team hit a 5 game winning stretch when they beat Cross on Thursday!  Come and cheer on both teams in their final games of the week!  Entry fees for both games may be as high as $8 for adults and is used by the host schools to pay the refs.
M 1/21 – Off – School Closed
T 1/22 – Game vs. Hilton Head Prep @ Hilton Head Prep – 6:00 
W 1/23 – Game vs. St. Francis @ St. Francis – 5:00
Th 1/24 – Practice – 3:00 – 4:15
F 1/25 – Off
S 1/26 – Practice @ BGC – 10:45 – 12:00
M 1/21 – Off – School Closed
T 1/22 – Game vs. Hilton Head Prep @ Hilton Head Prep – 5:15
W 1/23 – Game vs. St. Francis @ St. Francis – 4:00
Th 1/24 – Off
F 1/25 – Practice – 3:00 – 4:15
S 1/26 – Practice @ BGC – 10:00 – 11:15

Gala tickets are available!  The PTO still is accepting Gala Sponsors.  For more information, see last week’s News & Events or contact

School will be closed on Monday, January 21 in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.


Jan 14

Gala Information, Sponsoring, Donations, & more!

We are counting down to a monumental event!  Not only is it the school’s 50th anniversary, but we haven’t had a celebration like this one in over 20 years!  Join us on February 23 for this “once in a green and blue moon” anniversary event!  The PTO is still seeking Gala Sponsors for the big day.  Find out more about these great sponsorship opportunities!

Silent Auction Donation Forms are being accepted, which will add to the vacation stays, Heritage experiences, and more!  Your support benefits the students and teachers, and is appreciated by all!  Be sure to share this amazing event with your friends and family.

Tickets are available now by visiting our Sales Page

For questions about the event and ways to assist, please email


Jan 11

Upcoming Sports Information

Congrats to the Boys Basketball Team on their 3 game winning streak against Cross Schools, Hilton Head Preparatory, and St. Francis!  We invite everyone to come out and cheer on our GATORS at their upcoming games!

1/14 – Practice – 4:00 – 5:15
1/15 – Game vs. St. Gregory @ St. Gregory – 4:30 (OUTDOOR GAME)
1/16 – Off
1/17 – Game vs. Cross @ Cross – 6:00
1/18 – Off
1/19 – Practice @ BGC – 10:45 – 12:00PM
1/22 – Game vs. HH Prep @Prep 6:15 PM
1/14 – Off
1/15 – Game vs. St. Gregory @ St. Gregory – 3:30 (OUTDOOR GAME)
1/16 – Off
1/17 – Game vs. Cross @ Cross – 5:00
1/18 – Practice – 3:00 – 4:15
1/19 – Practice @ BGC – 10:00 – 11:15AM
1/22 – Game vs. HH Prep @Prep 5:15 PM
Note that the game vs. St. Gregory is outdoors so it will be dependent on weather. If the game is on, please be sure to bring lawn chairs to sit. Both teams will also travel to the game together on 1/15 and 1/17.
Golf Team begins soon for those in grades 4-8.  The practice and competition schedule will be released shortly.  To register and save your space, please return the Golf Registration Form to Coach Dat or the main office.
Please remember to check for the most recent news and updates.
Thank you and have a great weekend!
Coach Dat