Armatage Montessori School is a public magnet in Southwest Minneapolis. The Montessori education method creates a nurturing, child-centered environment using materials that cultivate your child's natural desire to learn.

MCA Schedule Set for Spring
Monday, March 23, 2015 5:25 AM

Please check the school calendar for MCA testing windows. MCA testing will begin for grades 3, 4, and 5 on April 7th.

Call for Parent Artists and Student Musicians
Sunday, March 22, 2015 8:35 PM

Gallery A is scheduled for May 12th and will once again feature an auction for parent art pieces.  Also, music at the event will again be provided by student volunteers. Click the title link to learn more.

Media Center Update from Janet Parker
Sunday, March 22, 2015 12:40 AM

Ms Parker informs the community about what's going on in media, provides useful links, and shows some results of a recent survey of 4th and 5th graders regarding their reading habits. Click the title link to read more. 

Plant Sale Orders Due March 26th
Saturday, March 21, 2015 4:00 PM

Plant Sale order forms went home the week of March 16th and are due March 26th. More information (and a duplicate order form) are available by clicking the title link.

Maude Fundraiser...Still Time to Donate!
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 3:25 PM

Thank you to ALL who helped make our annual Maude fundraiser a rousing success! Together we raised approximately $23,000 to help our school. This was a great increase over last year, but still $2,000 short of our goal. If you meant to contribute but did not (perhaps you planned to contribute via the auction and were outbid), click to donate.

"Little Mermaid Jr" at Anthony Middle School
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 12:25 PM

The public is invited to Anthony Middle School's production of Disney's "The Little Mermaid."  Click the title link for more info. 

State of the School Slides Posted
Monday, March 16, 2015 10:15 AM

Because some parents were not able to attend Mrs Franks' State of the School address at the March PTA meeting, we have posted the slides online. Click the title link to view the slides.

Music News from Anita Webster
Monday, March 16, 2015 7:35 AM

Our music specialist, Anita Webster, updates the Armatage community this week. Read about what the students are doing in music classes. Click the title link to read her update.  

Down Syndrome Awareness Day is March 21st
Sunday, March 15, 2015 7:30 PM

Our ECSE classrooms are celebrating friendships at Armatage this week, in honor of Down Syndrome Awareness Day. Click the title link to read more and to see the handprint banner created to mark the occasion.