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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School

Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School, 4/3

Dear Lower School Families, You have probably heard that Palm Valley School is committed to Service Learning, but what exactly is this? This educational approach combines learning objectives with community service so that students learn educational goals while meeting our community's needs. Service-Learning opportunities vary based on students' age. In the past, our students have…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School, 3/27

Dear Lower School Families, As you may already know, Palm Valley is a NoBully School. Since we became a NoBully School three years ago, I have seen amazing results as children work with NoBully Coaches and Solution Teams to solve problems and build a culture of compassion. I strongly encourage you to attend the presentation…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School, 3/20

Dear Families, It is difficult to believe that we are just two short weeks away from the end of the Third Quarter (the last day is Friday, March 29th). Time has flown, and, before you know it, the school year will be over. Sometimes we are so consumed with what is coming up, that we fail…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Lower School, 3/6

“It’s Ten PM, do you know where your children are?” Dear Families, I remember the famous public service announcement from when I was younger. This famous campaign was launched to make families aware of the new curfew laws that had been passed in the late 1960s. I think the new campaign should be, “It’s the…
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