“The exercises of practical life are formative activities, a work of adaptation to the environment. Such adaptation to the environment and efficient functioning therein is the very essence of a useful education.” Maria Montessori As parents are introduced to Quest, […]
Middle school students have spent the last several weeks in science studying buoyancy, density, Archimedes’ Principle, pressure, and boat design. During a Fall visit to the URI Graduate School of Oceanography, students watched real footage from some of their Remotely […]
Hello and Welcome Dear Readers, There have been some big decisions happening in the Quest Middle School. Narrow River Naturals may be adding a new product to our microbusiness…lotion bars! Our lotion bar will be made with natural ingredients and […]
Welcome to the Middle School Newsletter! In math, we have some exciting things to tell you about, we have started work with scaling. But we are not just doing plain old math, no, no, no. We are scaling items that […]
Quest is a community rich with talent. From the art that adorns our walls to the literature that inspires our students, we have terrific access to inspiration.
This month, Quest will host celebrated author, Padma Venkatraman. Padma has published several award-winning
Good day Masters, Mistresses, and Sirs, We finished our Renaissance unit with a bang. The “Wax Museum” we held went well and the middle schoolers had amazing performances. For the past three weeks the middle school researched, wrote, sewed, painted, […]
Peaceful social transformation depends largely on leaders who are educated in the strategies and methods of Nonviolence. As Maria Montessori strongly believed, this starts with children.
I am thrilled to announce that Lacey Feeley, our Middle School Science & Occupations
In 2017, with the support of gifts made to the Quest Annual Fund, Quest started the Parent Education Series in an effort to bring our community together around shared topics of interest. Monthly we host our “Montessori Morning” gatherings with […]
In just over four months, Quest will be graduating it’s thirteenth 8th grade class. All of our previous graduates can be found either in the midst of their high school and college careers, or out in the world as successful
Hello Quest Friends and Family,
The Middle School classroom is bubbling with excitement about the latest school accomplishment, the Milky Way Madness Programers winning the Gracious Professionalism award in the Core Values category (their second Core Values award) at the