March 2018 Newsletter

Important Dates: March 9: Parent-teacher conferences. Parents only, please. No school this day. Conference times will be emailed. March 23: Professional Development Day, no school looking ahead…. April 2-6: Spring Break, no school. In March our circle time curriculum will include: Mondays: Mondays in March we will continue our study of music.  The composer we…


February 2018 Newsletter

Upcoming Events: February 2: Registration for current students closes February 3: Registration opens to new students February 14: Valentine’s Dance February 19: President’s Day, no school February 23: Chinese Lunch (teachers will assign foods to contribute) Valentine’s Day Please bring in an empty tissue box (or box of similar size) for us to decorate. Bring…


December 2017 Newsletter

Upcoming Events: December 20: Holiday Gift Exchange, we will draw names this month. Please do not spend over $10.  Include your child in making, picking out, and/or wrapping the gift as we are talking a lot about the spirit of giving this month! (gifts due Dec.15) December 21 – January 2: Holiday Break, no school January 3: School is back in session…


November 2017 Newsletter

Upcoming Events/Important Dates: November 17:  Parent/Teacher conferences.  This date has changed from our original calendar.  No school this day. Separate email to follow with more details and times. November 21: Thanksgiving Feast at school, please look for sign-ups. November 22-24: Thanksgiving vacation, No School Things to remember in November We will begin our day inside from now…


Join us for adult & teen yoga

Join us at Growing Light for Adult and Teen Yoga tomorrow evening. Brent Burnham teaches a gentle restorative class each Wednesday at 7 pm. Practicing a little self-care can be very beneficial in parenting. It allows caring for our children with more mindfulness and authenticity. Hope to see you there!

October 2017 Newsletter

Important Dates: October 4: School Pictures, everyone will be photographed, no obligation to buy October 19th and 20th: No School, Fall Break October 25th: Fall Soup Social, 5pm, at Midway City Park (across from Hamlett), bring a soup to share! October 27th: No School, Professional Development Day October 31st: Halloween Party at school, come in…


Our school year is off to an awesome start!

Our school year is off to an awesome start! The children are so engaged with the classroom materials. Refining skills like Concentration, Coordination, Sequencing, Ordering, Independence, and Fine Motor Skills. Fine Motor Skills are a lifetime pursuit. I don’t know if anyone can ever say they’ve mastered fine motor skills completely. There’s always something new…