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Posted on Friday, January 20, 2017
The ELI students in the Mattakeesett Room got together in small reading groups, led by third-year student, Lyla, to discuss a reading assignment about Martin Luther King, Jr.  
Posted on Friday, January 13, 2017
Bay Farm will host an Admissions Open House on Thursday, January 19th from 9:30 am to 11:00 am.  Families of toddlers through middle school students are invited to attend and learn about Bay Farm's Montessori curriculum, tour the campus, and meet staff and faculty members.  Please spread the word by inviting your friends and neighbors to our Open House.  If you would like a friend to receive a personal invitation, please email their address to
Posted on Thursday, January 12, 2017
The Children’s House students are busy studying the Arctic region of the globe this month.  They are learning about various weather patterns and talking about all things related to the winter season.
Posted on Friday, January 6, 2017
Monday, January 9th at 6:30pm in the Great Room Please join us for an evening of conversation about the skills and knowledge that young people need in the world and workplaces of the 21st century, and how the Bay Farm Montessori curriculum seeks to develop these in our students.  Hauke Kite-Powell and Liz Titus will lead the discussion.  Refreshments will be served.  Childcare is available for children 2.5 years and older.  Please RSVP to Kyra at if you would like to reserve a... Read More
Posted on Friday, December 9, 2016
Bay Farm's production of A Ghost Tale for Mr. Dickens (A Magic Tree House Play) took place in mid December.  The Magic Tree House whisks Jack and Annie to Victorian London where they meet Charles Dickens and learn the importance of charity and kindness through their friendship with him.  This story is filled with situations that inspired Charles Dickens to write classic stories, such as:  A Christmas Carol and Oliver Twist.  The scenes give the audience a glimpse of Victorian times and the... Read More
Posted on Thursday, December 8, 2016
The Bay Farm Robotics Team competed at the FIRST LEGO® League tournament in Boston in early December. The event was held at Boston University Academy where 23 other teams from around Eastern Massachusetts met to compete. The Bay Farm team did very well, especially for being rookies!  The day consisted of competing in robot matches and presenting their project, robot design, and knowledge of team work to a panel of judges.  Overall it was a great experience for the team. They learned a lot and... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Students in grades 4 to 6 at Bay Farm Montessori Academy in Duxbury made 18 fleece blankets by hand and delivered them on Sunday to the Plymouth Taskforce to End Homelessness in Plymouth.  This hospitality program provides overnight accommodates and feeds ups 20 homeless men per night, seven days per week during the winter months from November to April.   This is the first community service project of the year for Bay Farm’s elementary students.  With help from parents and teachers, the... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, November 22, 2016
All Bay Farm students, from toddlers through middle school, welcomed many special people to celebrate Special Persons' Day.
Posted on Thursday, November 17, 2016
Students are a part of a caring community at Bay Farm.  Our older students enjoy being mentors and role models, and our younger children feel supported when mentored by an older student.  Younger children learn more readily from their peers, both academically and socially.  This week, the sixth years visited the ELI students in their classroom, guiding and helping them with their work.
Posted on Thursday, November 10, 2016
​Duxbury, MA... Bay Farm Montessori Academy’s Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the appointment of Conrad Wildsmith to Head of School.  Conrad is a seasoned administrator with experience in overseeing and advancing all key dimensions of an educational institution.  He will begin his new role in July 2017 when he will assume the role from Interim Head of School, Hauke Kite-Powell. “Conrad’s leadership, personality, experience, and enthusiasm for student-centered education are an... Read More