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Celebrating the First Day of School Around the World

September 21, 2022
The first day of school is upon us at Macomb Montessori Academy, and we are thrilled to begin yet another year in our school community. We have our own traditions for the first day at MMA, but we wanted to…
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Meet the Head of School at Macomb Montessori Academy – Shanina Draughn

August 3, 2022
Macomb Montessori Academy starts the new 2022-2023 school year with a new head of school in Shanina Draughn. We are so excited for new beginnings here at our academy, but we also know that our new families and returning families…
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The Montessori Experience at Macomb Montessori Academy

July 22, 2022
Macomb Montessori Academy recently had the first session of our Montessori Experience program! This program is designed for our new Montessori instructional staff to help them grow in their practice and understanding of both curriculum and philosophy. Over the next…

Five Ways to Keep Students Thinking this Summer

June 30, 2022
June marks the end of another amazing year at Macomb Montessori Academy. To the students and families who have completed their journey with us, we cannot be more proud of their accomplishments, and wish them the absolute best moving forward.…
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Exciting Leadership Updates at MMA

May 20, 2022
Dear MMA Students and Families, It is with excitement I share that Cheryl Paull has been promoted to the position of area superintendent with Choice Schools Associates, our education service provider. On behalf of the school board and the MMA…
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Celebrating National Charter School Week at Macomb Montessori Academy

May 13, 2022
This National Charter School Week, we are honored to celebrate the staff and families at our school for the work they do to serve every child. We set out to not only support our students in fulfilling their callings, but…
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5 Ways to Make Reading Month into a Reading Habit

March 30, 2022
March is Reading Month! That means encouraging our students to see reading as more than just class work. We set out to promote a love for books outside of school, and we couldn’t be prouder of what we’ve seen in…

The Value of Re-enrolling Early This Year

February 7, 2022
We are a tuition-free, public charter school open to all students. That means that every child in our community has the same access to a robust and unique educational experience with us. Due to our enrollment trends and current interest,…

Board Appreciation Month at Macomb Montessori Academy

January 7, 2022
January not only marks the beginning of a new year, it also signifies a time to recognize and appreciate vital members of our school community! As we celebrate School Board Appreciation Month, now more than ever is a wonderful time…

6 Things to Do This Winter Break at Macomb Montessori Academy

December 12, 2021
With winter break approaching fast, our students and our families are excited for a few weeks outside of the classroom. If you’re looking for fun things to do during your time off, here are six things to do during this…