Countdown to First Day

Our First day of school is August 31st and we are getting ready for lots of new activity. Naturally, our covid plans are important, but so is school, so today I spent looking at textbooks and seeing what’s what in terms of the enrolled students’ ages in...

COVID-19 Plans for Fall 2020

First, this is new to us as well as to you guys. Please make suggestions and read all of this carefully. If you find deals on things to make the school safer and more resilient, please let us know. We are trying to make this a good year for your kids and want everyone...

Summer Hours

Office Hours during the summer are from 9:00 to 12:00 Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Wednesday is reserved for touring families. Please call 678-615-2313 for an appointment. Please preserve all safety rules (masks, physical distancing, etc.). We are want to be...

Word of the Day: Acclimate

ac·cli·mate /ˈakləˌmāt/ verb North American verb: acclimate; 3rd person present: acclimates; past tense: acclimated; past participle: acclimated; gerund or present participle: acclimating become accustomed to a new climate or to new conditions. “it will take a...

Two More Weeks of School

Good Morning. A May 4th, Monday door letter!  I am at school from 9:00 to 12:00 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday this week.Call if you need me–I’m forwarding the school phone to my cell. School number is 678-615-2313. Sometime during that time, I...

Door Letter for Week #16 starting 12/9

Door Letter Door Letter Door Letter Week #16 December 9-13 A fun week is planned with some Christmas tree purchasing and setting up for the cookie and latke events. Remember tomorrow night (Tuesday) is Kingfisher Night at School Box and since it’s a fundraiser for us,...

Door Letter For Week #9

Door Letter Door Letter Door Letter This week will be a peaceful week with a few trips and a few more spiders. Thank you to everyone that got their tuition payment in—it’s a tight year and paying rent and teachers can be tricky if payments don’t come in. The Friday...

New Word: Impeachment

Impeachment is the process by which a legislative body levels charges against a government official. Impeachment does not in itself remove the official definitively from office; it is similar to an indictment in criminal law, and thus it is essentially the statement...

Door Letter for Week #8

Door Letter for Week #8 This week will be a little less exciting than last. We’re all getting ready for the end of the grading period and the kids are getting antsy to see how their teachers think they are doing. One of the Hurricanes mentions this to me six...

Apple Field Trip

We’ll celebrate the advent of autumn in the Wind Shears by having an apple buying trip today at the DeKalb Farmer’s Market. There is a permission slip to sign. We’ll do the apple shopping in the morning.