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Weekly Notes from Head of Upper School

Weekly Notes from the Head of Upper School, 1/10

Dear Upper School Families, A very happy New Year to all of you! I hope your break was relaxing and rejuvenating. At school, our main goal is to get back to our normal routine. While January is mostly a quiet month, we will have our first semester exams of the year. Our new format means that…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Upper School, 12/20

Dear Upper School Families, It may seem counterintuitive, but breaks from school can be a time of great anxiety for children. Even though the students are just as excited about vacation as teachers are, breaks in routine can cause students to experience transition anxiety. While not as serious as summer transition anxiety, a few weeks with no…
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Message from Palm Valley School, 12/19

Dear Palm Valley Families, Session 3 of our hot lunch program begins Monday, January 15, 2018. Please complete the attached forms and return them to the appropriate division's front desk by Thursday, January 11, 2018.  LS Hot Lunch Form MS/US Hot Lunch Form
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Upper School, 12/13

Dear Upper School Families, We have a variety of fun activities happening at school to celebrate the holiday season. I hope you’ll join me in attending these amazing showcases of our students’ talents. Additionally, we will have a few fun dress up days next week. Students are encouraged to wear their ugliest holiday sweater on Wednesday,…
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