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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School

Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School, 3/18

People working together in a strong community with a shared goal and a common purpose can make the impossible, possible. - Tom Vilsack Dear Families, Thank you for your support and kind emails you sent over the last few days. This is an unprecedented time, and we are all getting used to providing Distance Learning for your students. I…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School, 3/11

Dear Families, Our Read-A-Thon is nearing the end. As I write this, our Lower School students have so far read 16,849 minutes! It’s my hope that students will keep reading long after the Read-A-Thon ends. Developing a lifelong love for reading in students is my passion. I want to give you a few simple ways…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School, 3/3

Dear Families, I hope your students shared about all of the fun activities they had on Read-Across-America Day Monday. It was a great way to kick off our Read-A-Thon! Students have been motivated to log reading time to earn prizes. If you need another information sheet, please see your classroom teacher.  Today is the second…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School, 2/26

If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales. – Albert Einstein Dear Families, As we move into March, the overall theme is Read, Read, Read! Several events kick off one of my favorite months of the school year: Read Across…
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