Special Events

Fall Festival

This wonderful, free family event gives us an opportunity to bring the communities from all three Austin Montessori School campuses together. Activities include bounce houses, rock wall climbing, and individual class booths with activities for children of all ages.  Join us!

Bluegrass Night

This event, hosted and run by the Gaines Creek adolescents, is a fund-raising event for their community projects.  It features live music, food, drinks, and lots of fun games and activities.

The Silent Journey and Discovery

Have you ever wished you could experience a Montessori classroom the way your child does? Have you ever wanted to know more about the Montessori materials? The Silent Journey and Discovery is a unique opportunity to learn firsthand just what Montessori education is all about.

Over the course of a Friday evening and Saturday, participants to journey all the way from the Parent-Infant community through to the Adolescent Community at Austin Montessori School. They leave the weekend much more confident in their choice of Montessori education after having experienced for themselves just a taste of the riches Montessori offers their children every day.

A Photo Essay on The Silent Journey and Discovery.

Grandparents Day

This event affords grandparents or those who are in a grandparent role in the life of a child at Austin Montessori School a unique opportunity to be introduced to the Montessori philosophy and become part of the school community.

During the course of the morning participants attend a 'Montessori 101' presentation by the Head of School, tour Austin Montessori School stopping off for a brief visit with their grandchildren, and enjoy lunch with other grandparents and school founder, Donna Bryant Goertz.