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On Saturday, May 2nd, the students of the Upper Elementary Class at Brixham Montessori Friends School in York, Maine, ran the Children’s Museum of New Hampshire 5K race in Dover, NH to raise money for their annual service learning ...

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 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 ...

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. ...