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Spring has sprung and the teas have begun! Today marks the start of our spring teas when students host a special guest to an hour of song, poetry, food and tea in their classroom. It is a joyous occasion that begins much earlier in the year with ...

One of the beauties of a Montessori classroom is its mixed age groupings. At every level, a span of ages and developmental levels are represented with younger children working alongside older children and older children working alongside ...

Our studio art program is a little different this year. Instead of a hiring a long-term sub for our art teacher’s maternity leave, we decided it would be fun and enriching to invite local artists to work with our students and teachers for ...

Brixham just hosted its first Open House of the year on October 14 with three more dates planned for November 11, December 9 and January 13. Attending an Open House allows prospective parents with a casual interest in the school to peek into ...

Brixham is back in session with eighty-seven students, seventy families, seventeen teachers, three arts specialists, and three office administrators!  Each day is greeted with heavenly blue morning glories, shades of purple cone flowers and a ...

Today’s delight is the discovery of a lone Lady Slipper along our nature trail. Spotted by the keen eyes of one of our fifth year students, we have in our midst a rare, wildflower beauty nestled among some leaf litter. The deer must have ...

Join us this summer for Brixham Elementary summer camp! Come have fun with us in our exploration of the 4 classical elements – earth, air, water, and fire.  We will use our creativity to investigate these elements through art activities, ...

We have spawn! Frog spawn that is. The school’s vernal pool is coming alive with the arrival of spring and the promise of warmer days ahead. This wetland secret is a treasure of delight for BMFS, and now with the help of a wooden platform ...

Despite waking up to a blanket of snow outside and wondering about the pansies I just planted the day before, I am looking forward to being “back in the classroom” this summer with a lively group of three, four and five year olds. ...