Our Family Ed Nights

We have always believed that in order for our families to get the best experience at our school, we needed to share what we knew about the philosophy with the parents. This allows for continuity between school and home; it also (hopefully) increases encouragement and positive relationships at home. In…

100th Day of School

Today marks the 100th Day of School! In elementary schools especially, this is a reason to celebrate. The Lobsters and Merfolk classes both dressed up as if they were 100 years old (first through second grade); the Jellies (kindergarten) joined the older classes in bringing in 100 of something. 100…

Vote of Confidence

  This was prompted by watching breakfast one morning in October 2017. We always ask the students to clean their own spots at breakfast, snack, and lunch - this includes anything and everything that may need to happen. Throwing away trash, placing extra unopened food at the center of the…

7 Caring Habits

After some rather negative self-talk yesterday morning, I realized I needed to change the way I spoke to myself. I was stressed and under pressure to get things done (whether real or self-imposed is another issue), and I stopped to think - if I am feeling this way, I am…