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Weekly Notes from Head of Upper School

Weekly Notes from Head of Upper School, 4/8

Dear Upper School Families, Congratulations students and families on doing such a great job with the distance learning and the day to day schedule of google meets.  Spring Break is this upcoming week, April 13th-17th, and it is well deserved. If you have any questions, concerns, or challenges during this learning experience, Palm Valley teachers…
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Weekly Notes from Head of Upper School, 3/25

Dear Upper School Families, Thank you so much Palm Valley Upper School families for all of your flexibility with the instructional student schedule this past week.  As we move into week two of distance learning, I want to share a couple of important reminders. In the current schedule, students meet with their classroom teachers twice…
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Weekly Notes from Head of Upper School, 3/18

Dear Upper School Families, Palm Valley School has entered into an innovative instructional territory by teaching and learning online over the past few days due to the outbreak of COVID-19.  The faculty at all grade levels have spent dedicated hours preparing lessons so our Palm Valley Firebirds are able to continue their educational successes in…
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Weekly Notes from Head of Upper School, 3/11

Dear Upper School Families, Thank you to all students and parents who attended the student-led-conferences.  This time with students’ advisors is an important time to see the successes and have important discussions about concerns and challenges.  As always, health and safety are priorities at Palm Valley, so please communicate with Ms. Anders and Dr. McLachlan…
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