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Recognizing our Outstanding Teachers

I’m so excited to share this amazing news. Two teaching teams were presented with awards this week for the following: 1. First grade teachers were recognized as the #1 team for overall student progress growth for last school year. This

A letter from the SLC school district

November 22, 2016 Dear Family and School Community, We are extremely fortunate to have such a diverse community where we have students hailing from six out of seven continents, speaking over 100+ languages and practicing a plethora of religious doctrines.

Student Safety – Reports of Clowns

Dear parents,   You may have seen the news recently regarding schools receiving threats from anonymous social media accounts associated with clowns. This has been happening in other states for some time and has just recently been happening in Utah

A Letter to Students from Kathy Hollicker

Dear students,   Greetings!  My husband and I have just finished driving through 11 states, beginning in Maine, in four days and three nights to be with you!  I can barely wait to meet you!   A few things about me:

Videos to share

Looks like a storm is coming- Here are some kid friendly and educational videos to watch together until the sun comes out again. *Live nature webcams from all over the world on explore.org. Some are seasonal and a few are

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I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.

Happy Towel Day! Time Magazine article  on what Memorial Day looks like in other countries. Tuesday Uppers will go swimming Tuesday afternoon we will have a guest speaker- Sarah DeFord Williams, the author of Palace Beautiful. Wednesday 5:30-8 on the

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We just concluded the last Steering meeting of the 2013-14 school year. Sadly, this was the last one ever for our Head Teacher Carolyn. She is moving on to a well deserved retirement. Our beloved teacher Leslee is retiring this

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Need an excuse?

If I’m not mistaken, the snow will be melting soon. Here is a note from our P.E. expert Penny on what you can do about that- Hello Open Classroom Community! Come join us for a day of spring skiing at

No wonder I sleep so well.

We have another learning filled week ahead- Tonight we have a Steering meeting at 6:30 in the library. I’ll be there, will you? Tomorrow night our New Families will meet at 6:45-8:45 to discuss O.C. traditions. On Thursday we have

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