Monday message 09.23.2019

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Message from the Director

Dear Families, The season of change is among us as the weather begins to cool and the leaves begin to change. Our learners have been so busy this week enjoying yoga in the sun, watching the sunrise, writing letters to Read more…

Morning Mindfulness

Morning Mindfulness

Each morning from 8:30-9 a.m., our site offers a time of mindfulness for the whole school community. Some of the options include yoga, coloring, quiet spaces for meditation, making rain, and more.   8 Things to Know About Mindfulness:   Mindfulness Read more…

Senior Sunrise

Senior Sunrise

Our senior class came together Friday morning to celebrate beginnings. As the sun rose, learners wrote letters to self, setting intentions and goals to begin their last year of high school. They will read their self letters during Senior Sunset Read more…

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Spirit Week was Super Spirited

We would like to introduce the Leadership Council! Our Council meets every Friday from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Their goals are to encourage site spirit, events such as Winter Ball, Prom, Fall Festival, an assortment of fundraisers, in addition to helping Ms. Read more…


Sticky Note Math

Impromptu sticky note math! Some of our learners wanted to spend their free time creating a Pac-Man scene on our Village window. So much math in such a simple project using area and perimeter.

Foodie Friday

Foodie Friday

This week for Foodie Friday we made delicious nachos!  Learners diced and sliced a variety of veggies as toppings.  Feelin’ hungry? Come Join us for Foodie Friday!


Community Night: Fall Festival

Our next community night is Thursday, October 17th, from 5-7 p.m. Our first Fall Festival will be taking place in our courtyard.  Our site clubs would love for you to come and participate in their fall-themed booths. Tickets are $1 Read more…


Individualized Learning Plans (ILPs)

ILPs help us as a team (learner, family, Guide) to develop learning goals and social emotional goals for the school year. Together we talk about how our personal strengths and challenges can be the tools that help us reach those Read more…

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Advisory: Why, Who, and How

WHY Advisory is the hub of who we are and provides an opportunity to support personal growth and build relationships. This year, we will build upon FOUR PILLARS: Learn to Learn, Learn to Love, Learn to Collaborate, and Learn to Read more…

Empowered Families

Empowered Families

We had a special visitor from our sister school, iLEAD Lancaster, come read stories in the Empowered Babies room this week.  Peer to peer reading! Let us know if you want to come volunteer in our Empowered Babies room!

Empower Generations Donations

Empowered Families Needed Donations

Thank you to those who have made recent donations.  Donated items keeps our curriculum fresh and innovative. We are in need of donations to support our learner programs. Current needs include: Large and small Ziploc bags Two cookie sheets  Cupcake Read more…

Empowered Babies

Empowered Babies

Driving Question: How can we use our senses to explore, learn, and grow while we play? Empowered Babies are having so much fun this week learning about more sensory activities through a learner-designed project.  Together, they made dirt cups, went Read more…

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