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Welcome to Magic Lantern!

Since 2001, Magic Lantern Montessori has offered south Seattle a rich, diverse preschool curriculum that teaches children about their world and helps them learn the skills for being part of a harmonious community. Our dedicated teachers and staff help foster independence, curiosity, a strong sense of community, and respect for self, others, and the environment, along with a strong academic foundation for a lifetime of learning. We value fun, exploration, intellectual curiosity, cooperation, creativity, and kindness.

Located in the diverse and dynamic Rainier Valley, Magic Lantern Montessori provides an intimate environment that nurtures children, parents, staff, and our community.

Events and Activities

09/7/2016
First Day of School

09/22/2016
First Parent Meeting 7:00-8:30pm

10/14/2016
Teacher in-service (no students present)

10/26/2016
Montessori Curriculum Night 6:30-8:00

11/11/2016
Veteran’s Day (school closed)

11/15, 11/16, 11/17
Parent Teacher Conferences

11/24 and 11/25
Thanksgiving break (school closed)

12/3/2016
MLM Holiday Party (TBD)

12/19/2016 -01/02/2017
Winter break (school closed)

01/16/2017
MLK Jr. Day (school closed)

02/20/2017
President’s Day (school closed)

02/21/2016
Teacher in-service day (no students present)

03/17/2017
Teacher in-service day (no students present)

3/23/2017
Second Parent Meeting 7:00-8:30pm

04/10 – 04/14/2017
Spring break (school closed)

05/01/2017
Teacher in-service training (no school) All teachers attend the UIR Conference

05/13/2017
Spring Fundraising Event

05/29/2017
Memorial Day (school closed)

06/23/2017
Graduation Day!!

07/04/2017
July 4th Holiday (school closed)

07/28/2017
Last Day of School

7/31-09/5/2017
Summer break (school closed)

09/6/2017
First Day of School 2017-18

October 9th
Teacher In-service Day School Closed

October 28th 6:30-8:00pm
Montessori Night

November 17th , 18th and 19th
Parent Teacher Conferences

November 26th and 27th
Thanksgiving Holiday

December 11th 6:00-7:30pm
Magic Lantern Holiday Party

December 21st-January 1st
Winter Break

January 9th 10:00-12:30
Open House

March 1st
Application Deadline for 2016-167 School year

April 1st
Acceptance or Waitlist letters mailed for 2016-2017 School year

December 21st-January 1st
Winter Break

January 9th 10:00-12:30
Open House

March 1st
Application Deadline for 2016-167 School year

April 1st
Acceptance or Waitlist letters mailed for 2016-2017 School year

Support Us!

We need your help

Magic Lantern Montessori Preschool is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that receives no public funding of any kind. Fundraising is vital to the ongoing success of Magic Lantern. It enables us to sustain and support the values of our school, and helps us provide a creative and nurturing learning environment in which our children discover their fullest potential. Our fundraising efforts make it possible to purchase new supplies and equipment, offer special programs, create a savings account for "the unexpected," and offset tuition increases. Many years of fundraising enabled us to remodel our classrooms and add a new bathroom in August 2012. Wow! Your support is crucial to the ongoing success of Magic Lantern. Our ongoing fundraisers include:

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 Every time you shop at Amazon.com, be sure to enter through our SchoolRewards link—simply click the image below or type www.magiclanternpreschool.org/amazon.html into your browser. Each month, Amazon will pay Magic Lantern a percentage of all purchases made by shoppers who reached Amazon in that way! Learn more about this fundraiser.

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As a non-profit organization that receives no public funding of any kind, gifts to Magic Lantern are tax-deductible.








 

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Use one of Magic Lantern’s scrip cards at any PCC location and every time you recharge your card, Magic Lantern earns 5% of the amount added. To purchase a card, please contact the Director

 

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