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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School

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

Dear Lower School Families, This is my last Weekly Notes of the school year. As I reflect upon all of the events and learning experiences our students have had this year, I feel proud to be part of the PVS family and privileged to work with your children. Seeing the faces and hearing the comments…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School, 5/30

Dear Lower School Families, Some of the fondest and earliest memories I have are those of my mom or dad reading to me. My dad used to change his voice as the characters changed in the book, Are You My Mother by P.D. Eastman. We all know how important it is to read aloud to children, but…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School, 5/23

"Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind." -Nathaniel Hawthorne Dear Lower School Families, I cannot believe how quickly the school year has passed! We have just a few more days until our Graduation/Promotion ceremony and end of the year festivities. Yes, time flew this year, but it left a beautiful shadow behind. Our…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School, 5/16

“Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.” -Willam Bruce Cannon Dear Families, First through Fifth graders will take the CTP tests the week of May 21st - 25th. The following week, May 29th - June 1st, students in Third through Fifth grade take the WRaP Writing assessment. This assessment is also…
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