Category: Elementary

Playground Games for Young Kids

By Guest Blogger Jennifer Cantis School is back in session, and while academics are always of the utmost importance, one aspect of learning that is often overlooked is...

What Teachers Really Want You To Know

By Rachel Hoeing We hope your children are ready for a terrific 2017 – 2018 school year!  Whether your child is in preschool or high school, we have a helpful...

Too Cool For School: Tips for Every Age

By Kelly Hines I say the same thing every August – this year, I’m going to get organized for school. Then, a week after school starts, I say – NEXT year,...

Back to School: It’s Not Just for Kids

By Laura Simon I’ll start with a confession. I’m an unapologetic book-sniffer. It’s one of the reasons I struggle use the library like I should…library books...

Before & After School Programs

By Katie Moosbrugger It is time to think about before and after school care for your kids! Thankfully the Triad has an abundance of amazing programs from which to...

A Teacher’s Advice: How to Keep Your Children Learning All Summer

By Guest Blogger Kelly Nichols Our world is fast-paced and ever-changing. While that is often positive and productive, moving forward rapidly can leave holes in us as...

End of School Tales from Room 406 and Beyond

By Guest Blogger Kelly Nichols, a local elementary school teacher I love the movie Parenthood when grandma describes riding on a roller coaster. She says, “You know,...

Celebrate Your Chatty Child

By Guest Blogger Lisa Doss with Forsyth Family magazine Well before the ideas are formed into words and sentences, some children will be driven by the need to test...

May 21, 2017: High Point Friends School Open House

High Point Friends School Open House Preschool – 8th Grade May 21, 2017 2:00 – 4:00pm (floating times) 800A Quaker Lane, High Point, NC  27262 (336) 886-5516...

Creating a Coding Club through math class at Noble Academy

By Guest Blogger Barb Kilpatrick, faculty member at Noble Academy  “Coding is the new literacy. To thrive in tomorrow’s society, young people must learn to design,...