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Weekly Notes from Head of Upper School

Weekly Notes from the Head of Upper School, 12/6

Dear Upper School Families, We are rapidly approaching the Winter Break. How fast time flies when we’re busy, and having fun! There are some great school events coming up that showcase our students’ many interests and talents. From plays to concerts and sporting events, we support all of the passions our students pursue. It is a…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Upper School, 11/29

Dear Upper School Families, The school year has flown by, and we are rapidly heading into winter break. As we approach the end of the semester, a few reminders about changes for Upper School students in our semi-annual routines. As I have mentioned, semester assessments will come at the end of January as usual. However, this…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Upper School, 11/15

Dear Upper School Families, Thanksgiving break is upon us, and your students deserve a relaxing holiday after all of their hard work in quarter one! Other than Advanced Placement courses, students should not have any assigned work over the vacation. We believe that students and families need time to unwind and enjoy their time together. I…
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Weekly Notes from the Head of Upper School, 11/8

Dear Upper School Families, Over the next two weeks, all Palm Valley School students will be participating in our November Service Learning Project. We will be sending care packages to our men and women serving overseas. Middle and Upper School students are encouraged to bring approved items from the list below. All items will be collected,…
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