Captain Chris Rickert recently visited Woodland Hill Montessori School to give a presentation about Antarctica to students from age 3 to third grade. He brought a model of an emperor penguin and some survival wear for cold rescues.
Woodland Hill Montessori School, founded in 1965, is a progressive independent school at 100 Montessori Place in North Greenbush. The school is fully accredited by the American Montessori Society and the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools and the Capital Region Independent School Association. There are 290 students from toddler through eighth grade. Visit the website at www.woodlandhill.org.
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