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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School

Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School, 2/6

Dear Families, On Friday, students will bring home their second quarter report cards. The grades students receive should not be a surprise, since teachers communicate regularly with students and families. At home, it's important to talk with your student about their achievements and successes, as well as their areas for growth. Here are a few…
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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 Lower School, 1/23

Dear Families, This weekend as we celebrated my daughter's engagement, I was struck by how quickly the years had passed. I felt like she was in kindergarten just a few years ago! Perhaps many of you have had the same feeling as you watch your child develop and grow. Whether you like it or not,…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School, 1/16

"Your attitude, not your aptitude will determine your altitude." -Zig Ziglar Dear Families, We all know that having a positive attitude can have profound effects on our lives. But did you know that your attitude, especially toward math can have a significant impact on your child? It is very common to hear parents say things…
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