When parents choose to enroll their children in Village Montessori School, they agree to support our mission statement, follow rules and guidelines set out in the Parent Handbook, and abide by Village Montessori policies.
We expect the following from our parents:
Make continuing efforts to understand and embrace the Montessori approach and work in partnership with the school. This includes attending parent education events and parent/teacher conferences Demonstrate respect for all adults and children, the school and the school's programs. Strive to parent according to Montessori principles. Maintain active, direct and respectful communication with the school.
As parents, you can expect the following from us:
We strive to fulfill our missions as an AMI Montessori school. We aim to maintain open, honest, timely and respectful communication with you about your child and about information affecting the school community. We strive to ensure that the environment is physically and emotionally safe and supportive, as well as aesthetically beautiful. We work hard to ensure that the school building and grounds are physically safe, secure and well maintained.
As a parent at VMS I acknowledge and agree that a positive and constructive working relationship between VMS and parents is essential to the fulfillment of the VMS educational purpose and operation. I understand, therefore, that VMS considers such relationships in enrollment or re-enrollment decisions. I further agree to support and comply with VMS rules and standards of community participation and individual conduct as outlined in the Parent Handbook and this Agreement.
As a parent at Village Montessori School I agree to the following Community Standards: •I will support the policies and procedures of VMS and work together with faculty and staff in a positive manner. •Any concerns or questions regarding classroom procedures and policies will be brought to the teacher. •Any concerns regarding school policies, procedures, curriculum, or anything about the school will be brought to the administration. •I will not gossip or spread any form of negativity regarding the school. •I will familiarize myself with AMI Montessori principles. •I will attend parent education meetings. •I will not send my child to school with outside work assignments. •I realize that my child is an individual and learns at his/her own pace therefore, I will not compare my child to others.
Village Montessori School reserves the right at its sole discretion to dismiss, or suspend any student (i.) whose conduct, behavior, or performance fails to meet the standards of VMS (ii.) whose parents/guardians exhibit inappropriate, unsupportive or disrespectful behaviors that do not meet VMS Community Standards, (iii.) who commits serious or repeated violation of VMS rules, (iv.) whose influence is considered harmful or whose presence at VMS is considered undesirable, and/or (v.) whose academic, social, psychological, medical or other needs cannot be met by VMS. VMS also reserves the right to terminate, dismiss, or suspend any student in the event of (a) any breach of this Agreement or (b) any information in the Admission Application being incorrect.