MMS in the News 2013

Fall 2013

Thompson Farm smallMountaineer Montessori plans to launch middle school Charleston Daily Mail, 12/4/13

Help out: Mountaineer Montessori holds annual book fair & bake sale Charleston Gazette, 12/8/13

Community Calendar:  MMS book fair & bake sale planned Charleston Gazette, 12/9/13

On the Town with MMS:  Reception in Honor of Dana Gilliland Charleston Gazette, 12/1/13

Help Out:  Mountaineer Montessori Middle School Launch on #GivingTuesday Charleston Gazette, 12/1/13

holly baileyOn the Town with MMS at SUNDAY FUNDAY Charleston Gazette, 11/10/13

Dana gilliland low resMountaineer Montessori welcomes new Head of School WOWK-TV

Charleston poised to be next high growth area for Montessori says new MMS Head of School State Journal, 11/4/13


mannamealManna Meal food drive underway at Mountaineer MontessoriWOWK-TV, 11/13/13

Mountaineer Montessori students organize food drive for Manna Meal  Charleston Gazette, 10/30/13



MMS offers seasonal art activities at FestivALL Fall Charleston Gazette. 10/24/13

Free make-and-take art at Harvest Gift Boutique Charleston Daily Mail, 10/23/13


Alumni News:  Aaron Persily leads Charleston Catholic golf team to third straight state championship   Charleston Daily Mail, 10/10/13

SundayFunday001_I130929202541   MMS SUNDAY FUNDAY has plenty of both Charleston Daily Mail, 9/30/13

   Free day of fun for families at SUNDAY FUNDAY WCHS TV,  9/29/13

MMS staging SUNDAY FUNDAY this weekend at UC Charleston Gazette Neighbors,  9/25/13



icon  JoEllen Zacks:  How to Improve Education, Charleston Gazette, 9/26/13



highland highlights        MMS SUNDAY FUNDAY on Highland Highlights with Jim Strawn





MMS5_I130923184555Mountaineer Montessori’s Method: As enrollment grows, school seeks to  expand Charleston Gazette, 9/23/13





Mountaineer Montessori, UC to present SUNDAY FUNDAY, Charleston Gazette, 9/21/13


Alumni News:  Four former MMS students among GW National Merit Semi Finalists  Charleston Gazette, 9/13/13

 Charly Hamilton tackles his biggest project yet   Charleston Gazette, 9/3/13

New MMS Faculty: Business Faces/Charleston Gazette, 8/25/13    MMS Faculty Announcements


Lighting the Way for Education campaign earns national award, 8/6/13



130504_0004 - CopyGazette Back to School Special:  Lemonade Day gives kids the business, 7/28/13

MMS Lemonade Day




GPHILLIPS1_I130728161319INNERVIEWS: George Phillips brings calculus to grade schoolers at MMS, 7/28/13







sarahfeinberg    Alumni News:  Sarah Feinberg, Former WH Staffer, Leaves Facebook Post to become U.S. Department of Transportation Chief of Staff




MMS Drama Workshop Opens, 6/24/13

Camp introduces kids to geocaching, 6/6/13,


New production lights up the stage, Daily Mail, 5/28/13


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Mountaineer Montessori presents Best Summer Ever, 5/15/13,


On the Town: MMS Luminaria Gala,


CandleSale001_I130509182213MMS Mom Sheri O’Neal: Candlemaker uses her craft for fundraising, educational tool, Charleston Daily Mail, 5/10/13





Mountaineer Montessori launches spring clothing drive,  5/5/13,


Mountaineer Montessori students learn business skills on Lemonade Day, 5/4/13




Dana Gilliland named new MMS director 4/19/13,



Alumni News/ Paula Kaufman:  Ride a bike and feel good 4/6/13,


Collen Isiah Alumni News:  Colleen Isaiah honored with DAR Good Citizen Award

MMS DAR Good Citizen





Winter 2013

This little light of mine:  Mountaineer Montessori School Luminaria Fundraiser 3/29/12,



Mountaineer Montessori School is hosting Luminaria gala 3/23/12


HELP OUT:  MMS students prepare décor for gala 3/16/13,

Harry Bell

Harry Bell

Harry Bell: Montessori can guide school reform 3/12/13,




HELP OUT:  Mountaineer Montessori seeks alumni contacts 2/10/13,

Mountaineer Montessori School Open House 1/22/13,

Alumni News/Paula Kaufman: The Optimist’s Ballot 1/14/13,

Alumni News:  What matters to Hana Glasser,