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Weekly Notes from Head of Upper School

Weekly Notes from the Head of Upper School, 4/17

Dear Upper School Families, Congratulations to our Middle and Upper School Chamber Singers.  The Chamber Singers traveled to San Francisco to attend the Festival of Gold, National Invitational Choral Festival. Our singers, led by Mr. Kay, competed with a variety of schools from all over the country, earning a Gold distinction for their superior ratings.…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Upper School, 4/10

Dear Upper School Families, The weather is heating up!  Please make sure your student has access to a water bottle and stays hydrated. Students do have access to the indoors during breaks and lunches on days with extreme heat, but on regular desert spring days, the courtyard is where we will be. Looking forward, we will…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Upper School, 4/3

Dear Upper School Families, Just six short weeks left until our school’s annual Prom. This year, the ASB is presenting “Enchanted” as their theme. Students are encouraged to purchase tickets early, as prices will rise at the door, on Saturday, May 18th. Prom will be held at The Ace Hotel. Starting at 7:00 pm, there will be…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Upper School, 3/27

Dear Upper School Families, Soon the third quarter will end and progress reports will be sent home.  I have heard some questions from students and parents, and I would like to take this opportunity to explain some differences between the quarter progress reports, the semester reports, and the Upper School transcript. Attendance is only reported…
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