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A Statement Regarding HISD Pre K Policy

Friends of Montessori (“FOM”) has significant concerns regarding the new interpretation of the Texas Education Agency’s PreSchool Eligibility policy within HISD and the impact it will have on the existing Montessori programs. While we understand that HISD must comply with TEA policy, we reject HISD’s new interpretation of the policy and proposed application of the … Continue reading A Statement Regarding HISD Pre K Policy

Call to Action

Contact ALL HISD Board Members/ HISD Leaders- via email, twitter, and with a call to their office. Supt. Carranza - @HISD_Supe Deputy Supt. Sarabia - @ssarabia4 District I Rep Santos - @santos4hisd District II Rep Skillern-Jones (President) - @rhondajn1 District III Rep Lira - @liraserg District IV Rep Jones - @jonesjolanda District V Rep Deigaard … Continue reading Call to Action

Montessori Talking Points

  Friends of Montessori (FOM) advocates that our supported public Montessori schools keep their magnet status along with the funding and transportation associated. Montessori is best described as a magnet, as defined by the federal government, numerous national and international educational organizations, and by HISD up until this point. It is an award-winning program and a … Continue reading Montessori Talking Points