25, 2005, the Planning Commission held a public hearing on
the application and recommended approval, subject to the
This Special Exception is granted for and runs with
the land indicated in this application and is not
transferable to other land.
This Special Exception is granted only for the
purpose(s), structure(s) and/or uses indicated on the
Special Exception Plat approved with this application, as
qualified by these development conditions.
The Site Plan requirement shall be waived.
No new structures shall be constructed.
The elementary school shall not exceed thirty (30)
This approval allows the Salem Community Montessori
School (SCMS) to operate, September through June, five
consecutive years, 2005-2010, Monday through Friday.
SCMS shall obtain an appropriate lease agreement with
Fauquier County Parks and Recreation Department for use of
Hours of operation shall be: Monday – Thursday from
7:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Friday 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Closures will coincide with all government holidays in
addition to other organizational holidays.
SCMS will not provide before or after school care for
children during its tenancy at the Marshall Community
A certified Montessori instructor (AMI certified)
shall be present during school hours.
There will always be at least two (2) adults present
employed by SCMS to provide on site supervision for the
children, from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.
Children will be escorted by an adult at all times,
including but not limited to the playground, bathroom and
library. SCMS shall use specific procedures and guidelines
for adults to follow when accompanying students in all areas
of the community center. A copy of these procedures shall
be submitted to the County for the project file.
Two (2) adults shall escort children when using the
The SCMS program shall adhere to the guidelines as
set forth by the Association Montessori International.
The school shall provide evidence of appropriate
insurance (full liability policy) when signing the lease to
use the Marshall Community Center.
SCMS shall have an emergency policy that includes
emergency forms to be signed by parents and/or legal
guardians that provide details regarding emergency care. A
copy of this document shall be submitted to the County for
the project file.
SCMS shall have a written emergency plan in case of
accident, fire, snow, or other unforeseen occurrence. This
includes an emergency call plan, posted evacuation maps,
written procedures, and practice drills as mandated by state
and county codes. A copy of this document shall be
submitted to the County for the project file.
No food preparation or lunch service shall be
offered. Students shall bring packed lunches.
Accreditation by Association Montessori International
(AMI) shall be maintained.