Week of April 9

Header photo: Caity MacDonald









Important Notes & Reminders…
Need more information?  Feel free to email Patty Pontarelli

Please join us for a fun-filled evening with our Lower School community!
RSVP today (or by April 24th) at www.rockyhill.org/glow!

Take a Look…

Parents as Learners…
Gain insight into your child’s social-emotional and academic experiences.

More than simply downtime…
Research-Tested Benefits of Breaks

Mindful Moment…
Mindfulness has found a positive, peaceful, and valuable niche within our Lower School community.

Relax, release tension, then rest…
How Can Mindfulness Support Rest?

Kindergarten student, Delilah, shares her book
and leads her classmates in
a mindful moment!

This Week…
Catch a glimpse of what’s happening in Lower School!

Monday: Outdoor Games & Sports: K-5 3:30-4:45 (Instructor, Sarah Marcus)
Tuesday: Outdoor Pursuits FULL: K-5  3:15-4:30 (Instructor, Eric Wyzga)
Tuesday: Dollhouse Decorating: K-5 3:15-4:30 (Instructor, Rachel Armentano)
Click here for more details and to complete the online application.

Lower School Parent Conferences
Weeks of April 9 & 16
Individual Classroom Teachers will be reaching out to their respective families to arrange conference schedules.  Parents are encouraged to reach out to Virtuoso teachers directly to arrange a meeting time, as well.

Lower School Gathering
Wednesday, April 11
8:15 a.m.-8:45 a.m. | Perkins Hall Blue Room

ACE Biweekly Reports (from Amy Laurent only)
Wednesday, April 11

Pre-K Students Prepare for Kindergarten!
Thursday, April 12
To ensure the smoothest transition from preschool to kindergarten, our Pre-K students will spend time each week visiting and getting to know the Kindergarten classroom, routine, and teacher, Mrs. Marcus!

Kindergarten Swim Classes-Session III
Friday, April 13
1:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m. | Absolute Fitness, East Greenwich
Details provided by Sue Wood.

Looking Ahead…
Save the date, more details to come!

Poetry in the Park
Thursday, April 26
2:15 p.m.-3:00 p.m. | Location TBD

Lower School Spring Fling
Friday, April 27
6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m. | Campbell Center
RSVP at www.rockyhill.org/glow 

RHS Instrumental Concert
Featuring 5th Grade Band
Thursday, May 3
6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m. | Campbell Center
Details provided by Emily Serotta.

RHS Choral Concert
Featuring 3rd-5th Grade Chorus
Thursday, May 10
6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m. | Campbell Center
Details provided by Emily Serotta. 

Lower School Kite Day
Tuesday, May 15
2:15 p.m.-3:00 p.m. | RHS Athletic Fields

All-School Art Show
Featuring Preschool-5th Grade Art Work

Tuesday, May 15-Friday, May 18
8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. | Sharpe Gymnasium

4th & 5th Grade Enviromental Education
Thursday, May 24 & Friday, May 25
Details provided by Caity MacDonald & Eric Wyzga.

Preschool Field Day
Tuesday, May 29
9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. | By-the-Bay-Preschool
Details provided by Sue Wood & Lisa Reimer.

Rocky Hill School Student Competencies

Rocky Hill School is committed to developing bold learners, prepared to navigate a complex and changing world.

The eight Student Competencies serve as fundamental learning goals we believe will prepare our students for success. A Rocky Hill Student is a NavigatorCritical ThinkerCitizen, and Communicator, who is InnovativeSelf-AwareEthical, and Globally-Minded.

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