Supporting Our Teachers

Many parents have asked how they can support our teachers this year and we are grateful.  Raising Arizona Kids magazine recently published an article highlighting this question with some excellent suggestions. https://www.raisingarizonakids.com/2021/08/5-ways-to-support-your-childs-teacher-this-year/

School Bell

Please keep in mind that the school day ends at 4 pm. Lately we have seen a few families pushing the envelop a little to much. We ask that you respect our staff and be on time to pick-up your kiddos.

Pirate Day

Sail ho!  I can see a ship flyin’ th’ Jolly Roger on th’ horizon.  This here means Pirate day be jus’ aroun’ th’ corner. Savvy!?  ’tis time t’ reckon about dressin’ yer kiddos in tharrr best gentleman o’ fortune attire. I’ll warrant ye. Th’ adventures await the minnows durin’ this here special day o’ games, booty […]

Reading

The learning loss caused by the pandemic has affected students throughout Arizona and across the entire United States.  One of the best ways to ensure your child catches up or stays on pace with their learning – in all areas – is to read with them every day.  For younger children, reading together has tremendous benefits […]

Homework, Agendas, & Folders

As I mentioned in my note to all families explaining Friday support, students will begin having homework over the weekend and on occasion during the week.  This is to support their learning as well as learning loss experienced during the pandemic.  Please remember to check your child’s agenda (except Kindergarten) and their folders every day […]

Uniform Grace Period Ending

The grace period for uniforms has ended.  All students need to be in the correct uniform with closed-toed and closed-heeled shoes to attend school.   If you have problems with uniform delivery, please contact us.  If you still have questions about the uniforms, please visit the PIC to read the Uniform Policy.  We often get questions re: the […]