Ahhhhh… Rain! In California, it comes so few and far between, and we want our learners to enjoy it to the fullest. Letting children play in the rain is not only joyful but has many benefits. It boosts the immune system, builds resilience, gives them the opportunity to experience the uniqueness of different seasons, and engages them in active play. Please be sure to send an extra change of clothes and shoes to keep in your child’s classroom for those special days. This definitely includes our older learners, who love to slide in the mud.
We will always provide the option for learners to stay inside the Village during recess and lunch (MPR) if they choose to not get wet. But, from what the learners said after playing in the rain (and mud) last Thursday, it was the best day EVER!
“What will make someone successful is your relentless capacity to innovate, to create…. It’s your ability to see through challenges, to look for opportunities in problems, and to take action to change things instead of waiting for someone else to do something.” — Yong Zhao This week’s article brings us to the fifth and final
Dropping Off Learners School begins promptly at 8:45 each morning. Please arrive between 8:30 and 8:40 AM. At the moment, we don’t have before- or after-school child care. Drop-off for 1st-6th graders takes place at the valet lot on Agua Dulce Canyon Road. The upper lot by the office is for TK/K drop-off only. Learners
Through the Summer Seamless Program, we are currently providing meals for all children up to 18 years of age at no charge. We serve meals to the public Monday through Thursday, and weekend meals are handed out on Thursdays. On a normal schedule, food service will be on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 10:00