Tag: community partnerships

Hurry to the Book Fair!

Kick off party Tuesday October 3rd, 3-4pm in the Library– Come meet with Mark and Caralyn Buehner the creators of the fantastic Snowmen series of picture books, make a snowman craft and drop off a stuffed toy friend for an

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Clothing Drive

Once again, students, co-opers and staff are collaborating for the greater good! An uppers explore group is working with the 8th graders to gather gently used, cold weather gear for local homeless citizens and raise money for the 8th graders’

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Katherine Applegate

Author Katherine Applegate, has sent our middles a sweet video thank you for their efforts in collecting food for families in need. Many of these students read her book Crenshaw and were inspired to help families who, due to financial

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Special Visitors

On  Wednesday, October 26th we had the honor of hosting some amazing visitors to our school! Picture book author Kristi Yamaguchi came and talked to some of our younger classes and students from the Avenues Preschool about her newest book

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Garden News

Speaking of school/community partnerships- Our school has won a $2000 grant from the Whole Kids Foundation! As the Northern Hemisphere leans closer to the sun the kids will be outside with our parents and teachers, getting dirty and helping things

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