Blog: School Should be a Caring and Connected Community | Marisa Downs

Imagine arriving each morning to a school where some people know your name. Some people might know who your teacher is, or what grade you’re in. Imagine feeling jumbled in a large population of people mostly your age who don’t really know you. Do they care about you? Do you matter? Are you important? Now, … Continue reading Blog: School Should be a Caring and Connected Community | Marisa Downs

Tips for Successful Bedtime Routine; by Dr. Cheryl Blau

Having a regular routine for bedtime helps provide our children with a strong sense of security and comfort as they conclude each day. Whether they spent their day playing with friends, running around outside, learning in school, at team practice, or any combination thereof, both their bodies and minds need help calming down at the … Continue reading Tips for Successful Bedtime Routine; by Dr. Cheryl Blau

What do you get when you plant a seed?; by Joan Barrett

The other day we were discussing logos.  What is a logo?  A logo is a trademark to represent a company or organization.   It is an identifying symbol.  Since I am the school’s admissions director, I am very aware of our logo and its placement in our materials regarding the school – stationery, school literature, envelopes, … Continue reading What do you get when you plant a seed?; by Joan Barrett

Accommodations – What you can do at home and school to help your child; by Christine Jansen

Accommodations can be a dirty word for some, but they are changes that make it easier for your child to learn. They don’t change what your child is learning but change how they are learning. I have a strong belief in meeting a students needs and accommodating every student, so that they can reach their potential. We … Continue reading Accommodations – What you can do at home and school to help your child; by Christine Jansen