Posted on Monday, February 12, 2018
Bay Farm is accepting applications for its Summer Program. A recreational and educational program, Bay Farm’s summer sessions feature creative arts, cooking, drama, music, tennis skills, swimming, and various field sports. The program is tailored for children ages 18 months to 12 years and managed by a staff made up of experienced, certified teachers. This year’s program runs weekly from June 11th – August 17th. Program hours are 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM and 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM. There are 3-day... Read More
Posted on Friday, January 26, 2018
Bay Farm's Elementary I and Elementary II students took to the stage this week. Elementary I students performed The Garden Show, an entertaining musical about plant life. When aliens from planet Chlorophyll land in a garden, they meet some new friends who teach them all about it. The students (and audience) learned about soil, photosynthesis, pollination, and the creatures who call the garden home. The Elementary II students performed The Castaways. This moving performance follows a... Read More
Posted on Thursday, January 18, 2018
Boat-building class kicked off this month for Bay Farm's middle school students. They are building remote-controlled sailboats. They look forward to testing the finished boats this spring in Duxbury Bay.
Posted on Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Elementary II students began the year with an amazing donation of clothing to the Plymouth Area Coalition. Thanks to the donations of generous Bay Farm families, the students were able to bundle and donate over twenty bags of gently used clothing to families in need.
Posted on Tuesday, December 12, 2017
A group of Bay Farm Montessori Academy students competed in this past weekend’s LEGO® League competition at UMass Dartmouth. More than 20 teams assembled on campus to make robotic LEGO® creations. The Bay Farm Robotics team came in 13th place and did quite well for having only been competing for two years. The school is proud of their hard work, enthusiasm, and team spirit. This year’s robotics theme was Hydro Dynamics. The team learned all about water – how to find, transport, use, or... Read More
Posted on Monday, December 11, 2017
Bay Farm Montessori Academy students performed their annual musical, Scrooge, an adaptation of the Charles Dickens’ classic, “A Christmas Carol.” Scrooge is one of many enrichment programs at Bay Farm. Under the direction of Karen Howland, the children, ages 5 to 14, gave three performances of Scrooge to sell-out crowds this past weekend. Above photos (left to right): Autumn Grund plays the Ghost of Jacob Marley with Nate Fever who plays Scrooge; Amelia Maw plays Kathy Cratchit... Read More
Posted on Thursday, December 7, 2017
Bay Farm's Winter Play, Scrooge, will be performed on Thursday, December 7th at 5:00pm; Friday, December 8th at 7:00pm; and Saturday, December 9th at 7:00pm in the Great Room. Tickets are available in the Office for $7.00 each. Come see our students recreate a Bay Farm tradition by bringing this Charles Dickens’ story to our stage once more. Through songs and witty lines, this play tells of sour and stingy Ebenezer Scrooge’s transformation after visitations from the Ghosts of Christmases... Read More
Posted on Thursday, December 7, 2017
Bay Farm’s annual Science Fair and S.T.E.A.M. Fair were held the last week of November. These fairs are an outstanding showcase of the fine work and learning of kindergarten through eighth-grade students. Some students built projects, conducted unique experiments and shared their results, while others highlighted hours of intense research on the subject of their choice. A collaboration of Bay Farm parents, teachers, and staff helped to judge, making this year’s fairs a big success. Thank... Read More
Posted on Monday, November 20, 2017
Bay Farm’s kindergarten students have been learning about the culture of Native Americans and the colonial era of the 1600s with crafts and activities. They have been studying New England, completing maps and learning interesting facts about the New England states. A highlight of their studies was a visit to Plymouth, MA’s famous historical sites: The Grist Mill, Plimoth Rock, and Plimoth Plantation.
Posted on Thursday, November 9, 2017
Bay Farm’s Elementary II students went on their first community service outing at the end of October. The students voted to clean up Duxbury Beach before winter sets in. They found an incredible amount of trash: lobster traps, shoes, money; you name it, they found it. They even saw a horse playing in the ocean!