Bristow Montessori School. Bristow, VA 20136

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703 468 1191

9050 Devlin Rd

Bristow, VA 20136

6:30 am - 6:30 pm

Monday to Friday

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Contact Us

703 468 1191

9050 Devlin Rd

Bristow, VA 20136

6:30 am - 6:30 pm

Monday to Friday

Summer Camp 2017

Respect

“Children are human beings to whom respect is due, superior to us by reason of their innocence and of the greater possibilities of their future.”
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Dr. Maria Montessori

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Dr. Maria Montessori

photo of Dr. Maria Montessori
“Children are human beings to whom respect is due, superior to us by reason of their innocence and of the […]

Concentration

“The first essential for the child’s development is concentration. The child who concentrates is immensely happy.”
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Dr. Maria Montessori

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Dr. Maria Montessori

photo of Dr. Maria Montessori
“The first essential for the child’s development is concentration. The child who concentrates is immensely happy.”

Natural Process

“Education is a natural process carried out by the child and is not acquired by listening to words but by experiences in the environment.”
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Dr. Maria Montessori

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Dr. Maria Montessori

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“Education is a natural process carried out by the child and is not acquired by listening to words but by […]

Living Environment

“Plainly, the environment must be a living one, directed by a higher intelligence, arranged by an adult who is prepared for his mission.”
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Dr. Maria Montessori

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Dr. Maria Montessori

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“Plainly, the environment must be a living one, directed by a higher intelligence, arranged by an adult who is prepared […]

Education

“Education should no longer be mostly imparting knowledge, but must take a new path, seeking the release of human potentials.”
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Dr. Maria Montessori

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Dr. Maria Montessori

photo of Dr. Maria Montessori
“Education should no longer be mostly imparting knowledge, but must take a new path, seeking the release of human potentials.”

Growth

“Growth is not merely a harmonious increase in size, but a transformation.”
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Dr. Maria Montessori

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Dr. Maria Montessori

photo of Dr. Maria Montessori
“Growth is not merely a harmonious increase in size, but a transformation.”

Family

“BMS has been wonderful. BMS isn't just a school, they've also become like family. The staff genuinely cares about the children and we couldn't be happier with their services.”

- Parent of 4-year-old

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- Parent of 4-year-old

“BMS has been wonderful. BMS isn’t just a school, they’ve also become like family. The staff genuinely cares about the […]

Needs

“These words reveal the child’s inner needs; ‘Help me to do it alone’.”
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Dr. Maria Montessori

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Dr. Maria Montessori

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“These words reveal the child’s inner needs; ‘Help me to do it alone’.”

Love

“Of all things love is the most potent.”
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Dr. Maria Montessori

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Dr. Maria Montessori

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“Of all things love is the most potent.”

Smile

“We have two kids attending BMS and we all love it! We have been part of the BMS family for 3 years now. The staff is always available to answer questions and greet you at the door with a smile. Our kids are excelling in all categories, and way ahead of County school standards for their age. I highly recommend BMS to any parent who wants the best for their child.”

- Parent of 3 and 4 year-old

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- Parent of 3 and 4 year-old

“We have two kids attending BMS and we all love it! We have been part of the BMS family for […]

Work

“Such experiences is not just play…. It is work he must do in order to grow up.”
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Dr. Maria Montessori

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Dr. Maria Montessori

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“Such experiences is not just play…. It is work he must do in order to grow up.”

Guidance

“But an adult if he is to provide proper guidance, must always be calm and act slowly so that the child who is watching him can clearly see his actions in all their particulars.”
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Dr. Maria Montessori

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Dr. Maria Montessori

photo of Dr. Maria Montessori
“But an adult if he is to provide proper guidance, must always be calm and act slowly so that the […]

Kind

“My 2.5 year old started at BMS when she was only 4 months old, and I couldn't be happier with our decision to enroll her here. With every room my daughter transitions to the teachers are kind and truly care for her well-being. I would recommend this school to any parent without hesitation.”

- Parent of 5-year-old

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- Parent of 5-year-old

“My 2.5 year old started at BMS when she was only 4 months old, and I couldn’t be happier with […]

Independance

“Little children, from the moment they are weaned, are making their way toward independence.”
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Dr. Maria Montessori

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Dr. Maria Montessori

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“Little children, from the moment they are weaned, are making their way toward independence.”

Bristow Montessori Summer Camps: 2017

It’s that time again! Each summer, BMS holds four exciting, two week camps allowing the children to immerse themselves in an incredibly fun and interactive learning experience. Each summer camp features a theme, focusing in Music, Environment, Culinary, and Sports activities. Enrollment is available to children ages 6 wks – 12 yrs and open to our local Bristow community along with our currently enrolled BMS students. Click here to view details and pricing!

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Camp #1 : Music Maker Camp

  • Week one – July 5-7, 2017
  • Week two – July 10-14, 2017

This year’s camps kick off with a Music Maker Camp. Our friends from the Bach to Rock School of Music will lead the students in a discovery of musical awareness to awaken their inner spirit. Students will experience classes in percussion, keys, and vocals in a variety of music genres. Students will enjoy preparation for playing live music as a band and as solo artists. The world of music will come to life with a final stage performance for their fellow musicians. *This camp features a Field Trip to an open air live concert at Wolf Trap on July 11 for all students 4 years old and above.

Camp #2: Hands for Building Camp!

  • Week one – July 17-21, 2017
  • Week two – July 24-28, 2017

Hands for Building Camp! Primary age students will have lots of fun and challenges with “hands on” adventures creating flying machines, rockets, robots, and all manner of unique sculptures from everyday objects and recycling. Students will learn the importance of recycling and the transformation of household materials as they learn about property changes and repurposing for the good of the environment. *This camp features a field trip to Monroe Park Gold Mining expedition for all students aged 4 years old and above.

Camp #3 : Culinary Camp

  • Week one – July 31-August 4, 2017
  • Week two – August 7-11, 2017

The Great American Bake Off! Two weeks of fun packed culinary adventures! Campers will enjoy everything from scavenger hunts for kitchen utensils to cooking up delicious, nutritious recipes for snack each day. Students will design their own menus and recipe books whilst they reinforce their knowledge of food groups, nutrition and the importance of a healthy lifestyle. Pre-primary students will discover new and exciting fruits and vegetables to sort, match, cut and taste!  New this year. Primary students will compete for the best baker award and the most original recipe. Best baker receives the prestigious Apron Award! *This camp features a field trip to a local restaurant for a behind the scenes look into a restaurant kitchen for all students 4 years old and above.

Camp #4 - Camp Olympics!

  • Week one – August 14-18, 2017
  • Week two – August 21-25, 2017

Our most popular camp! Students will take part in a wide variety of sporting events, learn team building games and prepare for the grand tournament of games finale. Students will have a blast learning relay, shot put, javelin and many more traditional events as they learn about the Greek origins of the Olympic Games.

Inquire about Summer Camp!