January 25, 2017 -- Castle Montessori Schools, the leader in Montessori education, believes it is their responsibility to contribute to the health and wellness of the community through active participation in local events and donations to charitable organizations.
Students of Castle Montessori Schools, some as young as age three, participated in the Red Balloon Walk to help raise over $8,500 for Childrens Medical Center Foundation.. The funds will help support Children's organization to strengthen the overall health of children in North Texas.
Brent Christoper, President of Children's Medical Center Foundation, said "In times like these, we truly appreciate your choice to join us in our very important mission to make life better for children. The confidence and generous support of friends and partners like Castle Montessori Schools and its students further verify the special privilege Children's has in preserving the well-being of current and future generations.
(Click to download letter from Brent Christopher to Castle Montessori Schools.)
Founded in 2007, Castle Montessori schools have been actively involved in fundraising for such charitable organizations as Children's, The Salvation Army, St. Judes Hospital, and JDRF to raise more than $100,000 in contributions to date.
"We are committed to help support Children's in their mission to make life better for all children. I would like to also thank our wonderful Castle Montessori parents and students for their time and generousity for such a worthwhile cause..” said Varsha Patel, Founder and Head of Schools for Castle Montessori Schools.
Children’s Health is the leading pediatric health care system in North Texas, the eighth- largest pediatric health care provider in the nation, and the second - busiest in terms of admissions and emergency department visits.
A private, not-for-profit organization, Children’s Health is anchored by three full-service hospitals and the Children’s Medical Research Institute at UT Southwestern, which performs transformative biomedical research. The system also includes multiple specialty centers, 20 Pediatric Group practices and a telemedicine network, as well as home health and physician services.
As a health care system, the Children’s Health mission is to make life better for children, from daily wellness and primary care to specialty visits and critical care, with more than 40 locations, 7,000 team members and 1,100 physicians committed to this mission.
About Castle Montessori Schools
Castle Montessori Schools are award winning, nationally televised private schools affiliated with the American Montessori Society (AMS) with locations throughout the North Dallas, Texas area. The schools offer classical Montessori curriculum for children ages 18 months to third grade and are well known for employing world-class educators capable of nurturing children and fostering a love of
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