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Posted on Friday, September 22, 2017
On Thursday, September 21st, the students and staff at Bay Farm observed the International Day of Peace with a ceremony held on the Bay Farm campus.  The United Nations' International Day of Peace is marked every year on September 21.  It is a global holiday when individuals, communities, nations, and governments highlight efforts to end conflict and promote peace.  Peace education is an important part of Montessori education.  Please see Bay Farm students singing here.
Posted on Wednesday, September 6, 2017
Bay Farm Montessori Academy announces the 13th Annual Royce Whitaker 5K Run by the Bay & Kids Fun Run scheduled to take place on Saturday, October 28, 2017.  This USATF-sanctioned 5K race is run in memory of Royce Whitaker, a Bay Farm student who lost his life in 2009.  Competitive runners, joggers, and walkers of all ages are welcomed to participate in this family-focused event.  Afterwards, join us for a BBQ!Event Time Line:   Registration:  8:30 am  Kids' Fun Run (5 and younger):  9:30... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Bay Farm Montessori Academy is pleased to announce a production of DreamWorks' Madagascar JR!  Children and adults are invited to come and enjoy this children’s production that features many colorful characters and songs.  Based on the smash DreamWorks animated motion picture, Madagascar – A Musical Adventure JR. follows your favorite animal friends as they escape from their home in New York’s Central Park Zoo and find themselves on an unexpected journey to Madagascar.  Performances are... Read More
Posted on Thursday, June 8, 2017
A Bay Farm tradition, Celebrate the Differences is an exciting event that Bay Farm students prepare for each year.  It is a time for students to learn about the differences of people, cultures, countries, languages, and many aspects that make our world so diverse.  The elementary and middle school students are assigned a continent to study, which they research, learn about, and present to fellow classmates and parents.  This year, Celebrate the Differences took place on Sunday, June 4th.  The... Read More
Posted on Thursday, May 18, 2017
The Children’s House students stay very busy each day.  They engage in various hands-on activities and experiences in a sequential curriculum of math, language, sensorial, practical life, and science.  In these photos: Annabel is learning increments of 10 as part of a math work.  She is counting to 1000!  Art projects provide an enjoyable way to learn and have fun.  These students are creating a colorful masterpiece while they learn about various shapes. The two kindergarten students are... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Bay Farm Montessori Academy students performed Disney’s The AristoCats this past Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, May 11-13, on Bay Farm’s campus.  The students, from kindergarten through eighth grade, gave wonderful performances of this feline adventure that featured lively music and dancing.  Participation in Bay Farm’s musicals gives children the opportunity to learn dance and musical numbers, memorize lines, create costumes, learn about set design and lighting, and have a tremendous amount... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, May 16, 2017
The middle school students at Bay Farm Montessori Academy are learning about real life by working in real jobs as part of their class curriculum.  They each spent a week off of campus to complete individual internships.  Each student picked a profession and made arrangements with a company or organization in their chosen field, where they could visit and learn about a profession in a real-world environment.  From a florist shop, theater, and a marine biology lab to a music store, radio station... Read More
Posted on Thursday, May 4, 2017
Bay Farm's preschool and kindergarten students learn about place value and quantity through fun and hands-on activities.  Children can visualize and feel the differences between quantities from 1 to 10,000 by working with various math materials.
Posted on Thursday, April 6, 2017
The Elementary II students conducted an interesting science lab recently.  They were investigating how a meteor's size and distance traveled affect the size of the craters it makes.  
Posted on Thursday, April 6, 2017
Bay Farm is pleased to release a new video about its Children's House.  This four-minute video gives a glimpse into a day in Bay Farm's Children's House for children ages 3-years through kindergarten.  The curriculum and activities are reviewed, highlighting how our students learn and develop in a nurturing, creative, and educational environment.  Special thanks to Jenny Rice for producing this video for Bay Farm.