Category Archives: Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School

Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School

End-of-the-year Information from Head of Lower School, 6/3

Dear Families, Happy first week of summer! I’m reaching out with some end-of-the-year information for you. Our offices will move to summer hours, which are from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, beginning Monday, June 8th. Please reach out via phone or email if I can assist you in any way. We will be sending summer assignments…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School, 5/27

Dear Lower School Families,  This is the last eblast of the school year. As I reflect upon all of the events and learning experiences for students this year, I feel proud to be part of the PVS family and privileged to work with your children. I’d like to thank all of you who have volunteered…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School

"Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind."  ~ Nathaniel Hawthorne   Dear Families,  I don’t think anyone could have predicted the challenges, changes and opportunities for the 2019-2020 school year! We are abundantly aware of the challenges and changes, but sometimes we overlook the opportunities. The Lower School faculty have had the opportunity…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School, 5/13

Dear Families, As you know, in the fourth quarter, Lower School teachers are providing assignments and activities that promote reinforcement and mastery of foundational skills students need to succeed at the next grade level. Instructors are also providing mandatory and optional assignments and holding whole class, small group, and one-to-one virtual meetings to support and…
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