From Christie, In Mission


Dear Friend, With Monday’s news of the massacre in Las Vegas, coming on the heels of the Stockley verdict and many other tragic events, I find myself reflecting almost obsessively on what in the world we must do to shift the trajectory of our dear country and our beloved city. The violence, overt racism, and …
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Charlottesville and Our Children


Dear City Garden Community, After witnessing the violent acts of white supremacists who gathered in Charlottesville, Virginia this weekend, we at City Garden feel compelled to publicly re-affirm City Garden Montessori School’s commitment to be an antibias, anti-racist (ABAR) institution and invite you to join us in this commitment. It was deeply disturbing to watch …
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Perfectly Themselves


A few weeks ago I had the privilege of joining a couple of other parents and one of our lead guides in chaperoning some of our sixth graders on an end-of-year trip. Moving from sixth grade to seventh grade is a big milestone at City Garden, because it marks the end of our students’ Montessori …
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