Monthly Archives: January 2019

Weekly Notes from the Head of Upper School, 1/30

Dear Upper School Families, Palm Valley Upper School Theater and English Departments, in a joint venture, hosted and celebrated last Friday night "The Best of the Bard: 24 monologues from the plays of William Shakespeare." This was the school-level competition for the national English Speaking Union Shakespeare Monologue Contest - where Jackson Dean took 1st…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Middle School, 1/30

Dear Middle School Families, I know how easy it is to become overwhelmed with responsibilities and let little things slide by. But it is those little things that can bring so much joy to our existence. Last Friday night, I gathered the strength - after a very long day, and went to the Best of…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School, 1/30

Dear Families, Can you believe it is almost February? I am just getting used to writing 2019, rather than 2018! As usual, the Lower School is abuzz with activity. We have a cultural presentation, the 100th Day of School, Move-Up Day, and more. The third quarter has begun, and all students are in the midst…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Preschool, 1/30

Dear Preschool Families, The weather is warm and the students are healthy! This has been a great week thus far as we seem to have turned a corner with the illnesses going around. The temperatures are also enabling us to spend a little more time outside! On Monday, the PK classes were able to enjoy…
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