TAKE 2 - February 4th

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Scholarship Workshop
Tuesday, February 9th @ 4:30pm

Please join us via Zoom to learn all about scholarships available to Desert Garden Montessori students! Arizona Tuition Connection’s Executive Director, Tim Kuhn will be giving an informational presentation on the Scholarship Programs available.
Arizona Tuition Connection will be awarding $250 scholarships to 5 attending families during this workshop.
The names of workshop attendees with be placed in a hat and then 5 names will be selected randomly to receive a $250 scholarship.
(To be eligible for the drawing, participants must be present for the entire presentation with their zoom camera on:)
Below are the details for the meeting.

Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 787 6470 5979
Passcode: 2d7WZG

Presidents' Day
Monday, February 15th

School will be closed in observance of Presidents' Day.  Please note there is NO CHILDCARE available.

Support DGM

Our fundraising goal is $400,000.  If 160 families each donate $2500, we will meet our goal.

We invite parents, grandparents, alumni, alumni parents, faculty, and community members to share in this goal of raising $400,000.  Read our story and Annual Report here.

Your gesture is simple, but your impact is phenomenal.  Thank you in advance for your tax-deductible donation.  You will receive an automated tax receipt, directly to your e-mail, upon donation.

Click here to donate!

February Lunch Menu

Our kitchen is currently able to fully support traditional, vegetarian, and vegan diets. In addition, we accommodate gluten-free and dairy-free diets as needed.

If you have questions please contact our Organic Kitchen Manager, Valerie Della Valle.

Click here for the DGM Organic Kitchen page and lunch menu.

Curbside Pickup Process

  1. Text our dedicated classroom curbside pickup line to let us know you're 5 minutes away. 
  2. Pull up to the QRC sign at DGM.
  3. Scan the QRC.
  4. Enter your PIN and Sign your student In/Out.

Attendance Line

Please call the attendance for early pickups, scheduled doctor's visits, illnesses or planned vacations.  Please leave a voicemail with your child's first, last name and a day time phone number you can be reached at. 

NOTE:  The attendance line is solely an automated line.  You cannot reach a live person at this number.

Emailing DGM 

REMINDER:  If you need assistance for ANY school matter please contact

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