Monthly Archives: April 2015

The Meaning of Friendship

This has been a short week, in terms of days at school. Monday was a holiday, a day to celebrate Patriot’s Day. The weather was not especially pleasant but certainly not bad enough to stop the Boston Marathon. Interspersed in … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Significance of April 18, Staffing Updates, Dr. Michael Thompson Visit

What is so significant about April 18? “On the eighteenth of April, in Seventy-five, Hardly a man is now alive who remembers that famous day and year.” And so Henry Wadsworth Longfellow begins this famous poem of “Paul Revere’s Ride.” … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Celebrating Grandfriends Day

An exciting day today: Grandfriends Day! Full of energy and perhaps a bit of confusion – our campus grows by roughly 60% on this one day. With the crazy winter we have had, finding space for all the cars was … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Putting a “Ding” in the Universe

After two weeks of a well-deserved spring break, we are back into the routine of school. Well…almost! It is not quite routine to have measurable snow still on our playing fields on the second of April! Mount Derby has definitely … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment