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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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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Students Combine Art and Social Studies to Create Globe Pumpkins

Second grade students recently mastered the geographic placement of  Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Antarctica, Europe, and Australia thanks to a social studies unit all about continents. They also learned about oceans using map skills,  memorized a catchy song to help them remember the largest to smallest land masses, and practiced directions with a…

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Admission priority for siblings

Now is the time for siblings to apply for the 2021-22 school year at all ESJ Campuses! Episcopal families interested in enrolling a sibling at the Beaches Campus (grades Pre-K 3 – 5), St. Mark’s Campus (age 1 – grade 5) or the Munnerlyn Campus (grades 6 – 12) should follow the Admission Checklist for each campus.…

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