WSM News & Announcements

Five Tips for Establishing Rhythms and Routines


By Barbara Danza, Epoch Times While keeping life light and breezy all summer long is a perfectly wonderful strategy, adding in just enough structure for your family during the season can make the entire experience more rewarding and far less stressful. Here …
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Ideas for Summer Learning

Ideas for Summer Learning   The core idea of the Montessori curriculum is what is called a “constructivist” model, which suggests that children can learn from the real world through a process of discovery and working with materials rather than …
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Chalk it Up This Summer!


Chalk it Up This Summer By Angie Heck Whenever your child practices fine motor skills, they are also indirectly preparing their hand to write. Writing takes coordination and small fine movements that children develop over time! This summer, to get outside …
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West Side Wins!


We are proud to share West Side Montessori won FIVE categories in the Toledo Area Parent Family Favorites voting.  Visit to learn how your child can learn from the very best.  Call Anne today to schedule a tour at 419-866-1931. …
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Beth Ann Less (Class of 2009)

A junior studying mechanical engineering at the University of Michigan, Beth Ann was encouraged to pursue topics that interested her throughout her 13 years at West Side Montessori.

Christian Tylinski (Class of 2008)

Currently a senior in architecture at the University of Cincinnati, Christian's middle school internship experience while WSM set him on an amazing career path.

  • Meet Our Graduates

    West Side Montessori graduates exude compassion and will change the world.

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