Principal’s Blog

Tryouts!

It’s a word that strikes fear into seasoned actors and neophytes alike. But wait, this is the Aspen Community School and tryouts for our annual Spring Musical, “Suess,” are about learning, not terror. In fact, student tryout day — this year on April 3rd — is one of my favorite days at school. Here’s why: Students are encouraged to “try” something new, something risky and to stretch themselves so we can see a glimpse of what…

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How’s My Kid Doing?

It’s the question all parents want answered. At ACS we have multiple ways to share information about your child’s academic/social achievement and growth. Let’s start with informal and work from there: Give your child’s teacher a call. Direct conversation is a great way to check in. We can provide you with observations, recent assessment information and listen to your concerns so we can work together. Student Reports. We send standards-based reports home in January and…

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