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Middle School launches The Listening Project, WSAZ-TV, 9-12-19

Montessori Marketplace, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 10-11-19

Mountaineer Montessori holds pop up shop, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 9-26-19

Student News: Albans Art Center presents Matilda the Musical, WVAH-TV, 9-13-19

Teacher News: They all chose Charleston: Former au pairs make WV their home, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 8-18-19

Teacher News: Mountaineer Montessori teacher honored with national Montessori education award, WV Executive Magazine, Summer 2019

Alumni News: Step Inside Caroline Kaufman’s World of Funky Textile Art, Vogue, 7-31-19

Faculty News: Teacher honored with national Montessori scholarship award, Charleston Gazette Metro East, 7-17-19 MMS Teacher Honored

MMS Spring Gala 2019 On the Town, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 6-29-19

FestivALL Art Parade shows off Charleston’s creative side, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 6-23-19

Mountaineer Montessori annual picnic, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 6-6-19

A colorful end to the school year, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 6-4-19

West Virginia is no place for hate: op-ed by Amal Faridi, an MMMS student, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 6-2-19

Citizens of the world: Montessori UN Program, South Hills Living, May 2019 MMS Model UN Trip

Montessori spring gala, Charleston Gazette-Mail Bulletin Board, 5-14-19

Mountaineer Montessori presents “Spreading Our Wings” gala, Charleston Gazette-Mail, Metro Section, 5-5-19

Rise to the occasion for education, South Hills Living, April 2019 Montes-SOAR at spring gala

Alumni News: Podcasts outside the norm with Ian Chillag, CBC, 4-25-19

DaVinci inventions show diverse talent way of ahead of its time, Charleston Gazette Mail, 2-23-19

Alumni News: Student sets sights on future as physics professor, Auburn University News, 2-12-19

Mountaineer Montessori accepting midyear applications for early childhood program, Kanawha-Putnam Pulse, 1-15-19

Middle School Brown Bag Lunch & Learn, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 1-15-19

Mountaineer Montessori Bake Sale, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 12-11-18

Montessori Math Journey, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 11-1-18

Through the eyes of a child: Montessori math journey, Charleston Gazette-Mail Metro East, 10-31-18

Mountaineer Montessori holds annual meeting, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 9-15-18

Mountaineer Montessori Spring Gala goes On the Town, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 7-22-18 On the Town 7-22-18

Alumni News (Ian Chillag): This week in radio podcasts, The Guardian, 7-22-18

MMS summer tours announced, Metro Gazette-Mail, 7-18-18

Summer tours at Mountaineer Montessori, Kanawha-Putnam Pulse, 7-18-18

Mountaineer Montessori hosts summer tours, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 7-12-18

MMS hosts make-and-take art at FestivALL, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 6-22-18

Alumni News (Sophia Kaufman): Charleston woman’s research honored by Harvard, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 6-3-18

Montessori picnic, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 5-31-18

Alumni News (Jacob Levenson): Charleston Catholic Best of the Class, WSAZ, 5-22-18

Campaign sign recycling at MMS, 5-16-18

MMS to host ‘Flight of Fancy’ gala, Kanawha Pulse, 5-16-18

Flight of Fancy gala presented by Mountaineer Montessori School, South Hills Living, May 2018 Flight of Fancy-South Hills Living May 2018

Mountaineer Montessori to recycle political yard signs into garden art, Metro News, 5-14-18

Flight of Fancy gala to be held, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 5-13-18

Montessori spring gala, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 5-11-18

Golden Horseshoe winners recognized, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 5-3-18

Mountaineer Montessori students treated to West African music, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 4-20-18 

Mountaineer Montessori presents pancake breakfast, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 3-22-18

MMS holds talent show on March 16, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 3-14-18

Op-Ed: Montessori schools are building communities today and tomorrow, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 3-3-18

Montessori Farmstand to be held Friday, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 2-15-18

Coaching for Connection: The answers are already in him, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 2-11-18 Coaching for Connection

Mountaineer Montessori presents parenting workshop, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 1-24-18

MMS tours underway, Charleston Gazette-Mail, 1-10-18

Enrollment tours underway at Mountaineer Montessori, Metro Kanawha, 1-10-18

MMS News Archive

MMS in the News 2017

MMS in the News 2016

MMS in the News 2015

MMS in the News 2014

MMS in the News 2013

MMS in the News 2009-12