Archive for 2014

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“Education, Education, Education!”

“Education, Education, Education!”

By Mary McBain How do those words make you feel? Excited and optimistic? Or frustrated by a system that seems to be constantly letting our children down? The current education structure has lost its focus on encouraging the development of unique skills within a well-rounded schooling that includes art, music and drama. The need to […]

3 Ways to Get the Most Out of Music Lessons

3 Ways to Get the Most Out of Music Lessons

1: START AT THE RIGHT AGE. Starting at the appropriate age is a key element crucial to the success of music lessons. At Join the Band, we have found the following guidelines helpful when determining a good age to start music lessons: GUITAR: (8yrs+) Guitar requires some finger dexterity, which most younger hands have not […]

Discover What Inspires You!

Discover What Inspires You!

Education is a journey to your future, a journey to growth, a journey to discover what inspires you. Embark on the next leg of your journey as a Providence Pioneer. Providence High School is a unique educational experience that allows students to travel many paths in their quest for passionate learning. Pioneers are scholars, thinkers, […]

Preparing for Back-to-School: Backpacks, New Jeans and Vaccines

(BPT) – Summer is a time when kids and parents get to take a break from the school year routine and have a moment to enjoy some ice cream, the outdoors and family time. But parents know that just as everyone begins focusing on fun, it’s already time to begin planning back-to-school to-do lists and […]

Always a Nurturing Family Atmosphere at St. Paul’s First Lutheran School and Preschool

Always a Nurturing Family Atmosphere at St. Paul’s First Lutheran School and Preschool

Schools are a child’s home away from home. The question is, “Does your child thrive in his/her home away from home?” At St. Paul’s First Lutheran School and Preschool, children are eager and enthused to learn and socialize in a safe, secure and nurturing Christian environment day in and day out. Children from ages 2-14 […]

Renovations at The Buckley School — Adding Life Inside and Out

Renovations at The Buckley School — Adding Life Inside and Out

As part of ongoing renovations inside and out, The Buckley School added another member to its campus this summer: the Lower School Farm. Four raised beds in the heart of the Lower School campus have added life to the curriculum and the immediate environment, teaching students in kindergarten, first grade and second grade about sustainability, […]

New Community Jewish High School Invites You to Our Open House Sunday, November 9th

New Community Jewish High School Invites You to Our Open House Sunday, November 9th

You can create and shape the future at New Community Jewish High School. We are a vibrant and academically rigorous college preparatory Jewish high school where intellectual imagination and ethical action are inseparable. Founded in 2002, NCJHS challenges each student, both academically and personally. We provide students with a moral and ethical lens along with […]

Full STEAM Ahead at Pilgrim School

Full STEAM Ahead at Pilgrim School

Pilgrim School is 56 years old this year, but the energetic and innovative faculty and administration continue to introduce programs on the cutting edge of both art and technology. They are constantly exploring recent innovations in education, teaching techniques, and learning technology. This fall, Pilgrim students will have new classes in computer science and engineering, […]