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Kingsgrove Open Day

Join us on Saturday 14th September 2019, 10am – 2pm for our Kingsgrove Open Day.  This is a great opportunity to meet our passionate team, visit our wonderful centre, book a personalised centre tour and have a great family day out! There will be fun for the whole family including Kindy Farm, BBQ, activities and […]

St George Montessori at PBC Expo this weekend!

We are so excited to be joining the Pregnancy, Babies and Children expo this weekend. Come down and say hi to us at stall L28 and enter our competition to win a $300 educational toy hamper including a Leap pad! For more information and free tickets, visit https://www.pbcexpo.com.au

Uniting Roberts Lodge Peakhurst visits St George Montessori

This week at Peakhurst, we had a lovely visit from Uniting Roberts Lodge at Peakhurst. The children showed the elderly their favourite Montessori activities, played bingo, collected eggs from the chickens, sang their Easter songs and had morning tea together. The children also made scones early in the morning for our special guests. Thank you […]

Peakhurst donates care packages to Australian Troops overseas

Over the past week our families and staff at Peakhurst have been donating many different foods to go into care packages for our troops who are deployed overseas. They are being sent off today so they arrive before ANZAC DAY. The clever cookies also took the time to learn about the many operations that our […]

St George Montessori Kingsgrove – Walk for Autism

At St George Montessori we are lucky enough to develop close relationships with many children, in particular children on the Autism spectrum, this is why all our educators at Kingsgrove have joined the walk for Autism aiming to walk over 10,000 steps a day for 8 days. Autism Spectrum Australia Autism Spectrum Australia (Aspect) is […]

School Readiness at Peakhurst West

Our school readiness program has commenced at Peakhurst West. The Clever Cookies have been practicing their letters, cutting activities and developing their pre-writing skills. Both our Montessori program and school readiness program prepare children for a head start at Primary School. These activities develop: Correct pencil grip Refining fine motor skills Developing hand and eye […]

Recipe of the Month February 2019: Dumplings

In celebration of Chinese New Year this month, we wanted to share with you our dumpling recipe from Kingsgrove. The Little Ducklings (0-2 year olds) had so much fun making these. They are easy to make from home and really yummy! Ingredients Mix in a big bowl 2 diced onions 1 Tbs minced garlic 1 […]

St George Local Business Awards – Vote for us!

The St George Local Business Awards are on again! Voting opens today and every vote counts! Click on the link below to vote for us. A big thank you to everyone for your continued support and love! We wouldn’t of won last year if it wasn’t for you! https://thebusinessawards.com.au/…/St-George-Montessori-Lon…

Sustainability at St George Montessori

Sustainability is really important to us and it is woven into our daily program so we can teach the children the importance of caring and making a difference to the environment. A few fun ways that we support sustainability are: Chickens: Our chickens are at all of our centres. Not only does it encourage nature […]

Recipe of the Month: Pizza

Each month we are going to share a favourite recipe from one of our centres, so you can make it at home! This month Peakhurst has shared their Pizza recipe! Dough 2 cups (500grams) wholemeal flour Pinch of salt Pinch of sugar 1 tsp yeast 2 tsp oil ¾ water (depending on flour brand) Toppings […]