|Posted by [email protected] on December 16, 2019 at 3:55 PM||comments (0)|
MERRY (early) CHRISTMAS
I hope that everyone had a wonderful weekend. We certainly were blessed with some beautiful weather. Since I will not be sending out another newsletter before Christmas, I hope that everyone has a safe and blessed Christmas vacation. I look forward to a wonderful new year with all of you and all of your kids.
Just a few quick reminders:
- The Pr...
|Posted by [email protected] on December 10, 2019 at 10:20 AM||comments (0)|
As we officially enter the winter season, we believe outdoor recess is an important and valuable part of each student’s day. Fresh air, exercise and time spent outside afford students a break from the structure of the classroom. Teachers agree that students perform best at school when they have an opportunity for outdoor play, so we try to get them out whenever possible.
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|Posted by [email protected] on November 25, 2019 at 4:55 PM||comments (0)|
A Time of Thanks
With Thanksgiving right around the corner, I wanted to start this newsletter with a prayer of Thanksgiving that I first heard at my previous school. I loved it so much that I saved it and now share it every year in my Thanksgiving Newsletter:
Thank you for all your blessings and gifts to us. We thank you for the precious gift of family and friends, for...Read Full Post »
|Posted by [email protected] on November 19, 2019 at 7:10 PM||comments (0)|
Wow! What crazy weather we’ve been having! This November has certainly felt more like December, with all the cold temperature and snow. Thank you for sending your child to school with appropriate outside attire! When snow is on the ground AND when the temperatures drop below freezing, we want the kids to be bundled up and safe.
Quick note #1:...Read Full Post »
|Posted by [email protected] on November 11, 2019 at 6:35 PM||comments (0)|
Celebrating our Veterans
Thank you to everyone who came and helped us honor our veterans today! This past week the students discussed all of the ways that we can thank the men and women for their service. While we should be showing thanks everyday, Veteran’s Day is a great day for us to think creatively about how to give back to those who have protected our country.
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|Posted by [email protected] on November 4, 2019 at 6:15 PM||comments (0)|
A Long Break followed by Halloween
I hope that everyone enjoyed the long fall break that we had in October. I didn’t write a newsletter for that week, as the week was so short. With that being said, we certainly had a lot of fun celebrating over the course of the short week.
This past week the students had a BLAST at our Halloween party. Thank you so much to our two...Read Full Post »
|Posted by [email protected] on October 24, 2019 at 12:00 AM||comments (0)|
A Fun Week Followed by a Short Week
Just a reminder that this upcoming week will be a short one for QP, as we do not have school on Thursday or Friday. As a result, we will not have a newsletter for next week.
Also, we will be celebrating Halloween on Thursday, October 31. Kids should NOT come dressed in their costumes. We have a designated time for the kids to change ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by [email protected] on October 14, 2019 at 6:20 PM||comments (0)|
A Week of Mindfulness and Young Americans
Hello 3B Families,
Thank you to everyone who helped with our early childhood/primary mindfulness program, as well as our Young Americans celebration. The primary students visited the 4th-8th grade dress rehearsal on Friday and were amazed by all of their hard work.
As you may have noted, QP is closed on T...Read Full Post »
|Posted by [email protected] on October 7, 2019 at 8:35 AM||comments (0)|
A Field Trip, Fairy Tales, and Overall Fun Week
Thank you to the parent chaperones who joined us on our field trip. We had an incredible time at Cave of the Mounds. The kids learned so much about the cave’s formation, sinkholes, and interesting cave facts. Even through the VERY rainy weather, we had a lots of smiling faces! While it may have been a rainy field trip day, we did get some beautiful weather one F...Read Full Post »
|Posted by [email protected] on September 30, 2019 at 10:15 AM||comments (0)|
A Cooler Week!
The students and teachers at QP were so appreciative for the change in weather! We certainly had a warm spell, so this “cooler” weather is a nice change of pace (plus, the mosquitoes have died down). It looks like Monday and Tuesday will be “warmer,” but the tail end of the upcoming week will be good, fall weather. Make sure to send your child with sweaters/jackets to school.Read Full Post »