As a parent myself, I think it is really great that parents have many ways to keep up with both what their children are learning at school, and the progress they are making throughout the year. How do I know that my daughter is learning at school? I take part in parent-teacher conferences, student-led conferences, and I talk with her at home regularly about her school life, as I have done for all four of my
After returning from the winter break, the atmosphere around school has been stellar. You can feel the intensity of engagement between the students in each grade level and the work they are doing. The Chinese New Year break is fast approaching, but thankfully we have had a decent amount of time between breaks where we have managed to accomplish a lot. Last week, the Secondary School opened a new art exhibition, which I hope you will take the time to visit, and appreciate what our young artists are creating. I was lucky enough to also catch the High School drama productions this past weekend. The students gave strong and thought-provoking performances. This week at the ECC, we are getting ready for the Open Day on February 12, where there is more wonderful artwork to see.
At the PTA meeting on Wednesday morning, I asked how many parents were planning to go the Middle School Music Recital on Wednesday night, or the Senior Music Recital on Thursday night. There were a couple