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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School

Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School, 4/18

"The bad news is time flies. The good news is you're the pilot." -Michael Althsuler Dear Families, As I was greeting students at the gate this morning, one of the Second Grade boys informed me that I had told him something wrong the day before. When I asked what, he said we had only seven…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School, 4/11

“The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.” -Albert Einstein Dear Families, Last month, our word of the month was "inquiry." There is story after story about the power of inquiry and curiosity and how it has led to discoveries, explorations, amazing inventions and developed lifelong passions. At…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School, 3/28

“Stay true to yourself, yet always be open to learn. Work hard, and never give up on your dreams, even when nobody else believes they can come true but you.” -Phillip Sweet Dear Families, When I read this quote, it makes me think of Joe Shuster and Jerry Siegel. These were two friends from Cleveland who…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School, 3/21

"Knowing that we can be loved exactly as we are gives us all the best opportunity for growing into the healthiest of people." -Fred Rogers Dear Families, Mr. Rogers is one of my heroes. He spent nearly forty years teaching kindness to children on TV. His simple messages must have worked. After that news broadcast, an individual who…
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