Articles by: Shelle de Beque

100 Days of School and Valentines Day and the Hoedown – all in one week!

100 Days of School and Valentines Day and the Hoedown – all in one week!

Wow! What a week! And I didn’t even mention that on Friday we had our first session with our Big Event scene groups. 100 Day Projects – There is some incredible creativity going on with the 100 Day projects. We invited the Kinders and the 3-4 Learning Center over to a gallery walk through the fantastic display of ingenuity and artistry. The kids had a lot of fun showing off their work. We began presenting…

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Another busy week ahead

Another busy week ahead

We have another busy week coming up. We will be going on the bus to Aspen on Monday where we will spend the morning at the Pitkin County Library and then will head over to Hallam Lake to eat our lunch and enjoy their winter environmental program. Please send your child dressed for being outdoors and with a lunch. On Friday, the whole school will be skiing at Buttermilk. Thank you all for getting your…

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Off and running in 2019

Off and running in 2019

It’s hard to believe that we’re well into January already. The days are really flying by. We want to thank all of you who helped with our El Tioga. It was a big success, and Angie and I really appreciate your help and support. We could not make that happen without you. Next week: It is a short week due to MLK Day on Monday and Friday being a optional conference day. We will not…

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See you next year

See you next year

Happy Winter Break! We hope everyone is enjoying a much needed break. Our last week was packed with excitement and fun activities. We finished our calendar project! We all got a good laugh when we realized that we had been so carried away with creating artwork for the many wonders that we ended up with one extra. We went ice skating with our kindergarten friends. We performed in the Ted and Ted at Friday’s All…

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Sliding into December

Sliding into December

December is upon us and the energy is high so we are taking time each day to slow down, be still and breathe. We’re busy with our “Shhhh, it’s supposed to be a surprise” calendar gift, and continuing to explore the many wonders in our world – big and small. Here’s what we have been working on this week. In our circle discussions this week we discussed our challenges and how we meet them. Some…

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