January 2018

January 29, 2018

Dear Campus School Families,

I have remained in touch with one of my former college professors - we meet
regularly for dinners and coffee, and it has been a real treat to maintain this
relationship. I am now older than he was when he was my teacher, and he
certainly treats me like an equal, but I cannot shake this sense that he will
always be my teacher and I… Read More

January 22, 2018

Dear Campus School Families,

I once had a teacher in elementary school who would often respond to a
student question with this retort: "are you being serious or delirious?" Needless
to say, this attitude did not produce a classroom environment that was
conducive to the free and easy exchange of ideas, and soon questions
themselves dissipated, which, in hindsight… Read More

January 15, 2018

Dear Campus School Families,

Our newly revised mission statement, which you received earlier this week,
contains a bedrock assumption. We say that students flourish at the Campus
School because they are known, valued, challenged, and nurtured. Everything
good that happens in our school springs from this belief.

This is a school where children are known by… Read More

January 8, 2018

Dear Campus School Families,

We are very happy to be gathered once again as a school community. My hope is that the winter and spring of 2018 unfold in wonderful ways for our students and teachers, that the upcoming months will be ones of transformative teaching and learning, and that we will continue to grow and develop as a learning community – students, teachers… Read More