Mindful Parenting Partnership Series

The Cobb School, Montessori is excited to announce a new parenting program entitled Mindful Parenting/Partnership Series. Each month, the school will host a gathering to discuss topics important to parents and how the Montessori Method relates. Upcoming topics include: …

Country Fair

Saturday, October 14 | 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

A Fun-Filled Fair – Live Music, Games, Face Painting


  • Woodworking (building bird houses and toolboxes) 
  • Pebble in a Haystack
  • Spice Balls
  • Nature Bookmarks
  • Pinecone Feeders
  • Acorn Marble Necklaces

Annual Auction – Cinco de Mayo Fiesta!

Saturday, May 5 | 6:00 – 10:00 p.m.

The Cobb School Great Hall

The Annual Auction is fun-filled, can’t-miss community event! All proceeds go directly to Cobb and help to support student enrichment opportunities, teacher professional development, classroom materials, and …

Country Fair Oct 20

Saturday, October 20 | 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

A Fun-Filled Fair – Live Music, Games, Face Painting


  • Pebble in a Haystack
  • Painted Rocks
  • Build a Catapult!
  • Nature Crowns
  • Star Weaving
  • Soap Balls
  • Finger Knit Pumpkins


Guest Speaker Oct 25 – Vipin Thekk

Thursday, October 25 | 6 p.m.

The Cobb School, Montessori presents

Parents as Change Agents

Our children live in a world that is rapidly changing. Sixty percent of tomorrows jobs do not exist today. Social problems are outnumbering the solutions.

Amazon Founder pledges $1 Billion to launch Montessori-inspired preschools

Amazon founder and Montessori graduate, Jeff Bezos, pledges $1 billion to help homeless families and $1 billion to launch a network of Montessori-inspired preschools. Read Article

Cobb Announces Head of School Appointment

October 2, 2018 – The Cobb School, Montessori’s Board of Trustees announces that Mrs. Susan Angelides will be the second Head of School, effective July 1, 2019.


Dear Members of the Cobb School Community,

On behalf of the Board …

Head of School Mary Lou Cobb Honored

Simsbury, CT (1 June 2019) — More than 400 people gathered under a tent on the grounds of The Cobb School, Montessori in Simsbury Saturday night to honor the school’s founder and head who will be stepping down after 45 …

Montessori and Independence with Jesse McCarthy

Are you interested in learning the basics of Montessori? In this article, popular educator, Jesse McCarthy, discusses Montessori education and how it helps children develop independence—both in school and at home.  Read Article

Country Fair 2019

Saturday, October 19 | 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

A Fun-Filled Fair – Live Music, Games, Crafts


  • Pebble in a Haystack
  • Spice Balls
  • Decorate a Block
  • Pumpkin Wreath
  • Cinnamon Stick Candle
  • Monogrammed Coaster
  • Apple Tic Tac Toe