Dear SJI Community,
After starting and then directing the Children’s House Montessori School on San Juan Island for 32 years I have now retired.
I am honored to have known and shared time with so many young island children and their families in this community. They have given me untold joy and happiness. I now have many wonderful memories to keep me smiling!
I thank everyone who sent me photos and notes about their memories of CHMS. I have read and reread each one of them while remembering the 3or 4 year old - now a big kid or an adult.
I hope each alumni child and adult continues to be a life long learner with the kindness of an open mind and a willingness to listen.