Classes Without Quizzes and Book Fair Opening Night Bring Hundreds to Campus

On Thursday, October 21, faculty, staff, and teachers welcomed over 300 parents, grandparents, and students to campus for Classes Without Quizzes Family Open House and the Book Fair Opening Night. Classes Without Quizzes was an interactive event that provided parents and grandparents the opportunity to visit three different classes their child(ren) participate in during the…

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Birthday Book Blessings

We are excited to announce an update of our birthday book program. Pre-K 3 – Grade 5 students will be invited to choose a book from the Birthday Book cart to be added to the school library’s collection. After a special book plate is placed in the selected book, it will be blessed by the…

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Please Submit Grandparent Information

Pre-K 3 – Grade 5 Grandparents’ and Special Friends’ morning is Friday, November 19! To ensure all grandparents and/or special friends receive an invitation, please address the envelopes provided to your child with your child’s grandparents and/or special friends information and return to your child’s teacher as soon as possible.

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Veterans Day Chapel

Wednesday, November 10 8:25 a.m. in St. Mark’s Episcopal Church All families are invited to join Kindergarten – Grade 5 students during a special chapel honoring veterans and current military personnel. ELP 2 – Pre-K 4 students will also have a Veterans Day themed chapel in the Lori Schiavone Commons. Pre-K 3 and Pre-K 4…

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Play Therapist Supervisor Provides Behavioral Management Skills

ELP 1 – Grade 5 faculty and staff participated in training focused on understanding and effectively addressing diverse behaviors in children on Monday, October 18. In the course, called “Learn to Speak Child”, participants learned additional strategies for communicating and responding to behavioral challenges in a way that strengthens teacher/child relationships, meets children’s emotional needs,…

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After School Activities and Athletics Wrapping Up

Beaches Campus students are wrapping up fall after school activities and athletics over the next week. “We were excited to have such a robust offering of after-school activities for the fall with many classes that reached capacity. Eagle STEM Challenges and Chess have been wonderful additions to our campus and we are excited to expand…

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Gobbles and Goodies

Gobbles and Goodies Saturday, November 13 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM RSVP Current and prospective families are invited to join us for a fun morning on the St. Mark’s Campus creating some fun fall art activities. There will be a pumpkin and pinecone painting station, a turkey craft, jelly prints with leaves, and fall cookie…

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ESJ Fifth Grade Retreat

St. Mark’s and Beaches Campus fifth graders spend Tuesday, October 12, at a fifth grade retreat on the Knight Campus.  Faculty from all three campuses helped facilitate the day, which included different team building and fine arts activities and lunch.  The Rev. Teresa Seagle, Dean of Spiritual Life, also worked with students.  Katherine Donahoo Nott…

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