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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School

Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School, 4/1

Thank you for the emails, appreciation, and helpful feedback over the last few days. Your positive comments are affirming the way our teachers are bringing their expertise to Distance Learning. Thank you, families, for helping your child - I know it isn’t easy balancing work and other obligations with supporting your child’s learning. Friday, April 3rd, is…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School, 3/25

Dear Families, Congratulations! We have made it through the first full week of Distance Learning. Like me, I’m sure you have encountered some challenges as you adjust to the “new normal.” Yesterday, teachers facilitated some virtual face to face time with students to stay connected and have the opportunity to interact with each other. We plan…
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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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