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Are you ready for Spring? Thanks to Emma (grade 1), her mother and father, and our Edible Garden team (students and teachers), we will be ready soon. We have our plants getting ready to grow in our front hallway. When they are ready, they will be moved to the courtyard planters. We are looking forward […]

Classes have started to plant in the newest addition to our school, our courtyard planters. A few teachers have brought in some fruits and vegetables to see how our garden grows. Thanks again to the parent volunteers who made the boxes, put them in place, and filled them with soil. We look forward to seeing […]

Gym Sense

March 11, 2013 | 1 Comment

Today our intermediate students started working on their gymnastics unit. We have partnered with Gym Sense Gymnastics to learn a variety of exercises and routines. The focus today was learning about the equipment, understanding safety expectations,  previewing the stations, and practicing following proper transition routines. In future lessons, students will explore how they move through […]

Respect and Recognition

November 20, 2012 | 1 Comment

Our whole school met this afternoon in the gym for an assembly on respect and recognition. In previous years, we waited until June to recognize everyone for their contributions to Cleveland School. This year, the Cleveland staff decided to try and provide more timely recognition for students who have already made contributions to our school […]

October is Anti-Bullying Month. Why only one month? We can do better than aiming for one month. I watched a few videos this morning that were linked from an article on the post Five-Minute Film Festival: Preventing Bullying. Some quotes from the video’s. “students set the tone in the school building…they can turn a entire […]

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