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Principal's Corner

Week of October 15th - October 19th

  • October 15th is a B day.


Looking Ahead:


  • October 17th is Picture Day
  • Book Fair: 11/12
  • Conferences: Evening conferences are scheduled for November 28th. **This is updated. Previous newsletter had the incorrect date. My apologies.
Last week our "Quote of the Week" was "Never look down on someone unless you are helping them up."- Jesse Jackson


I hope the conversations around the quote each week make their way home and continue to evoke discussion on how to internalize and apply these words into our students daily lives.

Congratulations to this years 2018-2018 Student Council members! Louis H., Addy G., Brody S., Ayla P., Taylor F., Nico B., Erin M., Noah G., Matthew M., Vanessa E., Yoselyn M., Jack C., Penelope S., Mark H., Olivia D., Chris M., Alexis H., Jasiah T., Maya G., Ella C., Amelia C., James T., Angie G., Henry R., Abigail M., Bryan Dougherty., Catherine G., Kendall K, Gavin R., Mateo T., Elena D., Luca P., Madison Z.


What an honor to have been chosen by your peers to be their voice. I applaud you for your dedication to our school and I look forward to working alongside you!

Tutors Wanted

Interested in working with our youth? See the flyer below.

Growth Mindset Corner!

The Power of Belief! Excellent followup to last weeks video on praising our kids. Great TED Talk!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pN34FNbOKXc&index=11&list=PLU_DKLEHvBtFe14PcaYhC1T-oBL4SVfSM