1/31: Both campuses open on time. Monticello, and Ellenville buses on a 2 hour delay. Use caution on roadways.

๐•Ž๐•š๐•Ÿ๐•ฅ๐•–๐•ฃ ๐•š๐•ค ๐•”๐• ๐•ž๐•š๐•Ÿ๐•˜. ๐˜–๐˜ถ๐˜ณ ๐˜›๐˜ช๐˜ฑ๐˜ช๐˜ด ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฅ ๐˜บ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ!! Dear Fellow Homestead Families!   We are Moms to Lily (4th grade) and Sidney (Kindergarten) and feel incredibly lucky that our kids are able to learn in-person at our extraordinary school during these unprecedented times.   As you may know, 
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By Peter Comstock Dealing with a pandemic is, to say the least, a real chore requiring patience, understanding, hard work, and enduranceโ€”all of which combine into a quality called courage. And courage is what this school community has shown in abundance. We have also discovered ways 
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By Gabrielle Kahn โ€œSโ€”s-s-s-A-a-a-a-F-f-f-f-E-e-e-e-T-t-t-t-Y-y-y-yโ€ฆ.Safety Dance!โ€ sounds from the laptop in my office. Wait. I know that song. It was irresistibly catchy back in middle school. My radio alarm would blast it in the morning. Weโ€™d do a dancing line to it in the cafeteria, marching 
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While Montessori stressed the importance of using real objects and the use of authentic names and terms with young children in the first plane of development (through age 6) she sometimes referred to the elementary years (6-12) as the โ€œAge of Imagination.โ€ Elementary Montessori teachers 
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By Lily Poletto Age 14 After my middle school class at Homestead School created awareness of climate issues, specifically waste, we implemented phase 2: making less waste at our school. It was the natural next step in continuing our work on climate change and creating 
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By Jennifer Gebhardt I was both excited and anxious about the first day of ski club. Excited because finally my kids would get to learn to ski. Anxious because while I was confident my older son would be instantly hooked, my younger daughter, well…she’s a 
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