We had a great first two days back! Finally having students and teachers in the building makes it feel like school again. Our students did a fantastic job wearing masks and maintaining social distance protocols. As a reminder, we will line up for arrival outdoors every day, regardless of weather conditions. Please be sure that your children are dressed for the weather. In the event of rain there will be plenty of room for children to stand in line with an umbrella if they wish to bring one. If your child is learning from home on a given day, please do not have them report to the … [Read more...] about Welcome Back!
Our Pierrepont community of students, staff and parents is continuing to successfully adjust to distance learning. Flexibility will continue to be key as we work together to navigate a very different approach to learning. Zoom and other video platforms are being utilized in a variety of ways throughout the week both synchronously and asynchronously. To the degree possible, I encourage your child to participate in the synchronous class experiences such as class meetings and small group review sessions, as they allow the students to connect with their classmates and teachers and to ask for … [Read more...] about May 2020
Our school year is flying by and we have officially crossed the midway point of the year. Please review with your children what you expect them to do if an emergency closing is called after the start of the school day. In the event of an emergency closing, students will be dismissed at 12:20 p.m. After school care is canceled on emergency closing days. If you are not available to pick your children up at school, it is imperative that they know what to do and where to go. Our sixth graders will begin planning for seventh grade this month. Students will be visiting Union School on … [Read more...] about February 2020