A Fish Tale – 10:35 a.m.

Each year, the 1st grade studies the animal life cycle and this year the focus on fish. And what better place to start than Betz Creek which runs in the middle of campus. Ms. Adams and her students are catching minnows this week to study their behavior with plans to release back into the creek.  

thundercluck

Thundercluck on Campus 10:15 a.m.

SCAD professor Paul Tillery was on campus today to read portions from his newest novel, Thundercluck, to some Lower and Middle School students. The fiction story is about a Viking chicken with the power of thunder. As a child, Paul struggled at school until third grade. Then he fell in love with reading. His grades improved, and…

book buddies

BUDDIES WITH BOOKS – 9:10 a.m.

If it’s Friday, it must be Book Buddies. At the beginning of a new school year, each student in Pre-K, Kindergarten, and Grade 1 is paired with a student from Grades 2, 3, and 4 respectively. The students take turns selecting books and read to their buddies every Friday. Students keep the same buddy for…

Student in the IB Art program

IB Art Inspires – 11:55 a.m.

International Baccalaureate art students are finalizing their pieces for the annual Art Show which is set for Friday, March 9 at the Oglethorpe Gallery, downtown. These students keep a journal through their two years of art with Mr. Barefield. The journal provides a place for students to draw, take notes, brainstorm, experiment with colors and so much…