Elementary News

TOGETHER WE MAKE A DIFFERENCE!

Mission

We challenge and inspire students to be critical thinkers, lifelong learners, and responsible global citizens through a comprehensive, English-based education.

Values

Founded in Integrity

Committed to Diversity

Focussed on Excellence

Feedback Wanted

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Mark Your Calendar!

IMPORTANT DATES

“Coffee Hour with the Principal”​

KG3 & KG4 - Monday, Sept. 14 at 10:15 am.​ Zoom Link

KG5- 2nd grade - Tuesday, Sept. 15 at 8:30 am.​ Zoom Link

3rd - 5th grade - Wednesday, Sept. 16 at 8:30 am. Zoom Link



Message from the Principal

Dear Parents,

In response to parent feedback we are happy to launch the Cougar Parent University. Click on the link here, to access the University which consists of a list of parent forums, scholarly articles, webinars, our Virtual Library and additional resources aimed at equipping you with the information you need to effectively partner with the school in your child's learning journey.

Thank you!

Sincerely, Maria Inarra

BE IN THE KNOW!!

The ES WAAG and Zoom Recording Site: https://sites.google.com/acslp.org/eswaagzoom/home

This site was created to facilitate finding information for ACS Elementary Parents. Please click on the name of your child's teacher and you will find their WAAG (Week At A Glance) and all of their "whole group" zoom recordings listed by date and subject. I would like to call special attention to the Library link where you will find the "ACS Virtual Library" where you will find more than 100 books to enjoy with your children.

PLEASE BOOKMARK THIS SITE FOR EASY ACCESS!!


ONLINE ACTIVITIES FOR YOUNG LEARNERS

The following instructors have indicated an interest in working individually or with small groups of students to provide non-academic enriching experiences.

ACS offers this list for the convenience and consideration of parents. The arrangements made between families and these instructors are private and independent of ACS. As such, they are not administered, managed by, or have any affiliation with the school.

Arrangements regarding time, methods, and pricing, are determined exclusively with the instructors.

Please click here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1q6Adn-Mif5AuKgxwFGtuL2_cT2-9oQfcwWvKdcrMGqk/edit?usp=sharing

to see the list of offerings.

Thank you!


Get to know how differentiation works in ES: link


Suggested Articles/Videos for this Week:

GUIDE How to be indistractable

Stop blaming technology – distraction starts within. Manage your inner triggers to enjoy greater focus and a fuller life

How to Be Stronger Co-Parents During the Pandemic

Parents are under a lot of pressure, but good communication can support your family’s well-being.

Happy Again: How To Find Beauty in the Everyday (Encore)

A tree next to a bus stop, a flower poking through the sidewalk. Our guest, an Iraq War veteran, discovers how awe and wonder can be found anywhere — if you just pay attention.


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