Emerson soaking up her summer reads! Emerson soaking up her summer reads!

Cheers to Family Brostron/Steinman and Reese Gebauer for sharing their current list of summer reads with us!  

We’re keeping our fingers crossed that ALL of our families send their book lists our way, and we’ll keep tallying book “meters” through August 15th!  Keep ’em coming, VdM! Continue reading “THIRTY-FOUR METERS!”

VdM’s Summer Reading Challenge!


Get ready, Villa di Maria families!  Mrs. Schwind is throwing down the literary gauntlet!
Ready to rise to the reading challenge?  AWESOME!
Here’s everything you need to know to get started:
Continue reading “VdM’s Summer Reading Challenge!”

Extra! Extra!


Did you read all about it?

Villa di Maria Montessori School’s upcoming construction was featured in the St. Louis Business Journal last week!



Quite fitting that our final graduation series post highlights Miss Ava Cook who arrived at Villa di Maria in September 2005 at the age of two.  Over the course of almost eleven years, she spread her kindness in every direction…and then some.  Mrs. Milos, Mrs. Nidhi and Mrs. Rebecca all contributed to Ava’s VdM “river,” and she will now embark not only on a new journey at a new school, but one in an entirely different city as the Cooks will be moving to Seattle in a few short weeks.

Honoring Ava Cook: Continue reading “Ava”