Messi (The Autobiography)

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Title: Messi (The Autobiography) Author: Luis Lionel Andres Messi Favorite part: My favorite part is when Messi first starts out poor, making soccer balls out of a ball of twine. Then he finds a youth league in Buenos Aries, Argentina. He begins playing with his age group (12 year olds). Then he is upgraded to a 19 year old soccer … Read More

November Newsletter

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NOVEMBER 2016 CALENDAR November 1 st – Tuition Due November 2 nd – Jr. Elementary Field Trip to Rock Ranch. Leave at 8:00 a.m. November 18 th – Thanksgiving Feast – 10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. School closes at 11:45 a.m. No aftercare. November 21 st – 25 th – Thanksgiving Break.  School Closed. A NOTE FROM MS. NANCY/MS. DEBI … Read More

October Newsletter

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A Note from Ms. Debi & Ms. Nancy Fall has arrived and we hope the weather will start getting a little cooler for us. This is the time that we try and enjoy the beautiful weather and sometimes eat outside. We ask that you keep the heat ups to a minimum. It would make taking the lunches outside much easier for us. Remember to change your … Read More

September 2016 Newsletter

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A NOTE FROM MS. NANCY AND MS. DEBI We are excited about the new school year and working with your child/children.  The first couple of weeks has gone very well.  The new students are “learning” the routine and what is expected of them and the returning students are “remembering” their routine.  We hope to see each child “normalize” quickly, using … Read More

Fighting Fear with Courage

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Written by Amber Bryant – Junior Elementary Assistant Teacher  For the past 2 weeks I’ve watched my mini-me practice and work hard at learning the solo for her play. We played the CD in the car, on her karaoke machine, and she filmed herself on the iPad so she could watch it… And she never once complained. In practice at … Read More

I Love Serving Others

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“To me serving others means helping others the way God helps us everyday. He helps us with problems by making us stronger. I try to serve others daily by trying to be like him, encouraging my family and friends.” – Aidin Parsell 5th grader “To me serving others doesn’t mean to clean after them or cook for them. To me it … Read More

Blessed Indeed

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Written by Ms. Nancy: As I reflect on my life in the United States of America, I am so thankful for all of God’s blessings. It is so easy to take all of these blessings for granted in our day to day lives. However, I hope the following poem will remind us to count our blessings on those days when … Read More

Our Dreams

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New lessons to learn and new lessons to teach… I remember when I was growing up, in our backyard was a huge persimmon tree. I would go out many evenings and find my mom and dad sitting in chairs side by side beneath that tree. One day, when I was older, I asked them, “What do you guys talk about out … Read More

If My Dolls Could Talk

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The following post has been written by Ms. Flor, our wonderful Spanish Teacher. Ever since I was a little girl I wanted to be a teacher.  If my dolls could talk they would have told you of my passion for teaching.  I have taught Spanish for the last 9 years and still enjoy passionately what I do for a living… … Read More

My Perfect Fall Day — By Marti

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My perfect fall day would be to take a walk at McCurry Park.  The fall colors would be vivid colors of brown, orange, and red placed perfectly in the trees. We would have our dog Roxie with us and Mama wouldn’t itch. It would be warm and my Nana would be with us, instead of in heaven with Jesus.  She … Read More