Monthly Archives: October 2018

Monday Notes from the Head of School, 10/29

"I believe we can change the world if we start listening to one another again. Simple, honest, human conversation." - Margaret J. Wheatley Dear Palm Valley Families, I know that my Monday Notes often start out this way, but this week it's as true as ever! What an incredible weekend this was! On Saturday, our Parent…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Upper School, 10/24

Dear Upper School Families, Every year our Division Heads hold coffees to welcome new families to the school, or to give current families an opportunity to discuss issues related to their student’s education, or even to discuss topics of importance to education in general. On Monday, November 5th at 9 am, I will host a parent coffee.…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Middle School, 10/24

Dear Middle School Families, Our 6th graders are back from their adventures on Catalina Island and they have some amazing stories to share. I am very proud of their courage and receptiveness to new experiences. I am especially thankful to Mrs. Bernstein and Dr. Cuthbertson for chaperoning this exuberant group and getting them all back…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School, 10/24

Dear Lower School Families, Last week was Digital Citizenship Awareness Week. In a nutshell, Digital Citizenship is the safe and responsible use of technology. Mr. Kisling weaves lessons in Digital Citizenship throughout the year and addresses topics including internet safety, internet etiquette, cyber-bullying, finding reliable resources, and more. Technology is ever-changing, and it is difficult…
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