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Workshop- Improving Reading Comprehension

Posted On: 10/12/2015 11:59 AM
Saturday, January 11, 2014, 8:30 am – 3:30 pm  This workshop will address the research behind what impacts comprehension and present effective multisensory strategies to improve comprehension such as the Modified, the Directed, Pre-Reading Approach. The workshop will include effective hands-on activities such as Brain Gym (for teaching directionality), visualizing, vocabulary-building...
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Evening of the Arts

Posted On: 10/12/2015 12:00 PM
You're invited to The Siena School's Evening of the Arts Wednesday, January 29th    7:00 - 8:30 pm   The Siena School 1300 Forest Glen Road Silver Spring, MD 20901   Showcasing the artistic and creative possibilities offered to students at Siena.Please join us for a display of instrumental, vocal, visual and performing arts. ...
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Summer @ Siena

Posted On: 10/12/2015 12:01 PM
Sign Up today for Summer @ Siena- Click here for more informationEnrichment CoursesAcademic ProgramGame Design ClassesTravel CampBasketball Campand More.
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Strategies That Work for Smart Kids with Attention Problems

Posted On: 10/12/2015 12:02 PM
Thursday, April 10, 7:30-9:00 pm @ The Siena SchoolAttention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a disorder that requires long-term interventions in both home and school environments. In this presentation,  Dr. Veronica Raggi will discuss the components of an evidence-based assessment in the diagnosis of ADHD and review current DSM-5 diagnostic criteria for the disorder. Dr....
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Siena Certified as a 2014 Maryland Green School

Posted On: 10/12/2015 12:04 PM
The Maryland Association of Environmental and Outdoor Education (MAEOE) is pleased to announce that The Siena School (Siena) been certified as a 2014 Maryland Green School. Over the past two years, Siena has demonstrated and documented a continuous effort to integrate sustainable best management practices, environmental education curriculum, professional development opportunities, and ...
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Siena Helps Sponsor- Maker Faire in Silver Spring, Sun. Sept. 14, 12-5

Posted On: 10/12/2015 12:06 PM
Robots, interactive art, flying machines, and so much to do and see –KID Museum, a new children’s museum serving the Washington, D.C. area, is hosting Maker Faire Silver Spring on Sunday, September 14th at Veteran’s Plaza and the Silver Spring Civic Building in Silver Spring, from 12:00-5:00p.m. A Maker Faire features family activities and innovative projects created by inventors, hackers,...
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Exceptional Schools Fair- Nov. 16 @ Katzen Art Center, American University

Posted On: 10/12/2015 12:07 PM
Showcasing the many wonderful school choices available for families of children with learning differences.  Find out about individualized programs that will help your child thrive both academically and socially. Sunday, November 16th     11:00 am - 1:00 pm Katzen Art Center- American University @ Ward Circle Massachusetts Ave. and Nebraska Ave, NW DC Sponsored by The...
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Networking Reception- Area Professionals and Educators 12/2

Posted On: 10/12/2015 12:08 PM
This professionals' reception is an excellent way to networkwith colleagues in your field.  Parents, invite professionals that are working with your children to learn about Siena and extend their personal network!  Come tour our school, learn about how Siena implements current technology, ask questionsabout our program and meet our phenomenal staff and...
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Exceptional Schools Fair 2015- FREE event

Posted On: 10/12/2015 11:50 AM
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 8TH 11 am - 2 pm Katzen Arts Center American University @ Ward Circle Massachusetts & Nebraska Ave.
Visit www.exceptionalschoolsfair.com to learn more.
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Tea and Coffee Reception for Prospective Families- 1/21 from 9:30-11am

Posted On: 10/12/2015 12:10 PM
Special opportunity to meet with current Siena families, allowing you to gather useful information and insight about our school.  We will not be touring the school during this event due to exams in the building. January 21st from 9:30-11:00 am.  This is a parents only reception.UPDATE: If there is a 2 hour weather delay- the event will begin at 11:00am and end at noon.If you are...
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New Student Application Deadline- February 6th

Posted On: 10/12/2015 12:11 PM
We will begin reviewing individual applications as soon as all elements of the application package are received.
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Improving Reading Comprehension Workshop

Posted On: 10/12/2015 12:12 PM
Saturday, January 24, 2015  8:30 am - 3:30 pmThis workshop will address the research behind what impacts comprehension and present effective multisensory strategies to improve comprehension such as the Modified, the Directed, Pre-Reading Approach. The workshop will include effective hands-on activities such as Brain Gym (for teaching directionality), visualizing, vocabulary-building...
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PEP 15th Annual Noted Author Talk-Michael J. Bradley Ed.D.

Posted On: 11/3/2015 11:22 AM
Thursday, November 19th 7:30-9pm @ Landon School
Siena Sponsored Event
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PEP 15th Annual Noted Author Talk-Vickie Hoefle

Posted On: 11/3/2015 11:43 AM
Friday, November 20th @ Temple Emmanuel, Kensington, Maryland
9:30-11;00 am
Siena Sponsored Event
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IMPROVING READING COMPREHENSION

Posted On: 11/23/2015 1:13 PM
CANCELED WILL BE RESCHEDULED
Saturday, December 5, 2015, 8:30am – 3:30pm

This workshop will address the research behind what impacts comprehension and present effective multisensory strategies.
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Mock Trial

Posted On: 11/23/2015 2:58 PM
As part of Siena’s Experiential Learning curriculum, ninth and tenth grade students lead an annual mock trial
December 10th at 7:00 pm
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Homecoming 2016

Posted On: 1/4/2016 4:24 PM
Saturday, January 9th

The Wildcats will be competing in a tripleheader v. Barrie (Boys' JV, Boys' Varsity, & Girls' Middle School basketball) with the JV game beginning at 4:30pm.  On Friday, January 8th at 3:00pm, come support the Lady Wildcats as they take on Barrie School for some early Homecoming action.

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Tea and Coffee Reception for Prospective Families - 1/20 from 9:30 - 11:00 a.m.

Posted On: 10/13/2015 5:29 PM
Special opportunity to meet with current Siena families, allowing you to gather useful information and insight about our school. 
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Written Language and the LD Student-Workshop

Posted On: 10/12/2015 11:38 AM
Saturday, February 2​0, 2016  8:30am-3:30pm  
 
With the right strategies for organizing, brainstorming and planning, students can write productively and thoroughly, and you can help them! Learn about multisensory methods for teaching writing, as tested and implemented by The Siena School teachers.
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Prospective Families-Tea and Coffee Reception

Posted On: 10/12/2015 11:44 AM
Visit with current Siena families. Wednesday March ​9th, 201​6 from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m. Location: Off campus, Honn family home This informal gathering of prospective, enrolled, and accepted families will provide an opportunity to meet with parents of our current students, allowing you to gather useful information and insight about our school. If you would like to attend, please RSVP
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