Come visit the Co-op at our upcoming open house on Thursday, April 4th, 9:30-11:00AM. Let us know you're attending by registering with our admissions office so we can be ready for your visit. Looking forward to seeing you there!
Max Stossel, an award-winning poet, and filmmaker, named by Forbes as one of the best storytellers of the year will comes to the Co-op on Wednesday, March 13, 2019. Save the date! Max Stossel is also the Head of Education for the Center for Humane Technology, an organization of former tech insiders and CEOs dedicated to realigning technology with humanity's best interests. He is coming to the Co-op to offer us support as 21st-century parents facing the challenges of technology. To reserve your place, order tickets using the form below or at montclaircoop.org/parentedtickets
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Co-op families are collecting donations of clothing for the victims of a terrible house fire that broke out on Thursday, November 15, on the corner of Walnut and Valley Roads. The home was occupied by 10 tenants, including an 8-year-old boy. No-one was hurt but the fire consumed the entire home, and all the occupants' personal belongings were destroyed. Containers have been set up at the school to collect donations of: Socks, underwear, t-shirts in sizes Men's L and XL, Women's small, and children's clothes for the 8-year-old boy. Work clothes size L and XL for men Toiletries and gift [...]
Every year Co-op students and their families collect Thanksgiving food to donate to the St. Peter's Haven Community Pantry in Clifton. Then the 6th grade, under the guidance of their teacher, Meredith, deliver the dozens and dozens of items .
Co-op hosting "Pass It On For Pete" Saturday, 2 to 3:30pm. Join in the fun in the spirit of Pete Seeger -- singing, playing or just listening.
Thank you Book Fair volunteers for all your hard work to make the Annex a great little bookstore! Thanks also to Watchung Booksellers for all their help. […]
For Dia de Muertos, students honor their departed loved ones with an ofrenda in the Co-op entryway.
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This past summer our Co-op 7th and 8th grade students, in preparation for their Global Issues curriculum, were assigned the task of making a business plan to raise money for Heifer International, a charity dedicated to ending poverty while caring for the Earth. Heifer International provides livestock and environmentally sound agricultural training to improve the lives of people who struggle for reliable sources of food and income in 25 countries including the US. Their work aims to help families and communities to become self-reliant. Students took on the summer challenge by coordinating and [...]