The staff and students would like to take this opportunity to thank the Downtown School PTA for their support this year. Click on the image to read about some of the amazing things our parent-teacher association has pulled together for Downtown students!
When the Scavo High School students arrived for their first day of school at Central Campus, Downtown School students were ready. Mrs. Arbogast and Mrs. Donovan’s students made signs to welcome their new friends to the newly renovated 4th floor of Central Campus. Welcome, Scavo students!
The Downtown School 5 and 6-year-olds sang about “Mitten Weather”, the “Gingerbread Man”, “Jingle Bells” and the love that goes along with the holidays in the Central Campus Auditorium this week. Everyone agrees they did an excellent job.
Ms. Clark’s and Mrs. Sweeney’s classroom focused on the U.S. Constitution for two intense weeks of study involving many members of the community, role play and presentation preparation. What resulted was a multi-media culminating event and a room full of students who appreciate our country today. Click the image to read more.
It’s that time of year again when we spend more time indoors and germs have a chance to spread in close quarters like classrooms and cafeterias. Absences due to illness are starting to creep up in number. To read more about the germs we’re fighting, and how to keep your family healthy, click on the headline.
In November, Downtown School students participated in a mock election. The older kids put a lot of work into preparing for the day. Click on the photo to learn about the experience from three budding student-journalists, and see who won the election!
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