Monthly Archives: January 2021

Eblast from the Head of Upper School, 1/24

“Learning is not attained by chance; it must be sought for with ardour and diligence.”   - Abigail Adams Dear Upper School families, End of Semester 1 - Start of Semester 2 Friday marked the conclusion of the first semester. Teachers are currently finalizing grades and comments. Reports will be sent out on Tuesday, February 2nd. We…
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Eblast from the Head of Middle School, 1/24

Dear Middle School Families, Tomorrow marks the start of the second semester and a chance for students to begin anew. That new start begins with a change to our class schedule. We will be having 4 days of blocked classes, Monday through Thursday and Friday remains the same with an early release time of 2:40…
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Eblast from the Head of Lower School, 1/24

“Intelligence plus character—that is the goal of true education.”     Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dear Families, This quote by Dr. King, one of my heroes, is a favorite. As educators, we are responsible for helping our students develop empathy, compassion, self-confidence, and respect for themselves and others. We do so through finding teachable…
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Eblast from the Preschool Director, 1/24

Preschool Families, What a wonderful few weeks we have had back at school. Our students have been exploring the new curriculum theme of Healthy Bodies. We are talking and learning about their minds, bodies, and nutrition. Encouraging body learning is important because it helps children develop an appreciation for their body and a confidence in themselves…
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