Lower School Archive

April 18, 2014

Lower School Notes for April 21-25, 2014

If you don’t have the time to do it right, you must have the time to do it over. Anonymous Lower School Concert Rehearsal Week April 28-May 2, our Lower School students will be rehearsing in the arts’ theater for their May 2 Spring Concert at 7:00 p.m.  The following is the projected... » read more
April 11, 2014

Lower School Notes for April 14-18, 2014

For success, attitude is as important as ability. Anonymous Grandparents’ and Grand Friends’ Day Dawson’s all-school Grandparents’ and Grand Friends’ Day will be on Friday, May 2.  Programs begin with breakfast in Henderson Dining Hall at 8:15 a.m., visits to children’s rooms from 9:... » read more
April 04, 2014

Lower School Notes for April 7-11, 2014

The thing that is really hard, and really amazing, is giving up on being perfect and beginning the work of becoming yourself. Anonymous CAP Returns The Child Assault Prevention (CAP) program returns to Dawson’s Lower School, from April 7-10.  There will be a parent information... » read more
March 27, 2014

Lower School Notes for March 31-April 4, 2014

Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from generation to the next. G. K. Chesterton, English Writer Spring Break Dawson School will be on Spring Break from March 22 through 31.  Classes resume on Tuesday, April 1. CAP Returns The Child Assault... » read more
March 21, 2014

Lower School Notes for March 22-31, 2014

Success isn’t permanent and failure isn’t fatal. Anonymous Spring Break Dawson School will be on Spring Break from March 22 through 31.  Classes resume on Tuesday, April 1. Winterim Week Activities Lower School Winterim week ran from March 17-21.  This year, our... » read more
March 14, 2014

Lower School Notes for March 17-21, 2014

Success isn’t permanent and failure isn’t fatal. Anonymous Winterim Week Activities Lower School Winterim week will run from March 17-21.  This year, our overall theme will be “Ideas that have Changed the World.”  Students will be experiencing activities about famous people,... » read more
March 07, 2014

Lower School Notes for March 1-14, 2014

If we succeed in giving the love of learning, the learning itself is sure to follow. John Lubbock, English Writer Fourth Grade Talent Show Students in our fourth grade participated in the Annual Fourth Grade Talent Show.  This year, students performed in our assembly on Friday,... » read more
February 28, 2014

Lower School Notes for March 3-7, 2014

I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, or what you did, but they will never forget how you made them feel. Maya Angelou, Writer/Poet Kristen Race, March 4 Dr. Kristen Race will be speaking at Dawson School to all interested parents on Tuesday, March 4, in Henderson Hall... » read more
February 21, 2014

Lower School Notes for February 24-28, 2014

WORDS OF WISDOM:  Never cut what can be untied. Anonymous Third Grade Friendship Blankets Our third grade students, their teachers, and a supportive group of parents, spent the afternoon of February 20 cutting, sewing, and constructing friendship blankets.  Students will have a...