Monthly Archives: November 2014

Our Derby Family

I have oft heard administrators say to their families in September: “I’ll see you at Thanksgiving!” The pace is brisk in the fall; the days are full; the busy-ness of a new year with new faces and new plans can … Continue reading

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Derby is a Special Place

With focus on Veteran’s Day and service to others this past week, we had an opportunity to think more deeply about what it is to serve others. From Lower School preparing their pumpkin decorations with their PALS for Wellspring to … Continue reading

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The Joy of Achievement . . .

It is stunning to realize that we have reached the end of the first quarter of the school year. Students entered Derby for the first time only a few months ago are now fully engaged in their classes. Returning students … Continue reading

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Do Special

A few weeks ago I had an opportunity to speak at Morning Meeting to the Middle and Upper Schoolers. I wanted to share something with them that had impressed me greatly, and I wanted to challenge them to give it … Continue reading

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