Schools and Children

Schools and Children

Parkside Elementary School News

By Phillip Luck Students at Parkside Elementary School celebrated Earth Day by sprucing up their environment. Pre-K and Kindergarten children spent the morning of April 22 planting flowers all over the school ground. Their colorful blooms have brightened up planter boxes around the playground and the front entrance as well […]

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Spring Fling Fun

By Marie Mower The Grant Park Parent Network will be hosting the Spring Fling in Grant Park. Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 23, from 11:00am to 1;00pm. To celebrate the arrival of spring, “Picnic in the Park” is this year’s theme. Dust off your picnic basket, fill it up […]

Wesley International Academy Is Growing
Schools and Children

Wesley International Academy Is Growing

By Deron Davis and Shannon Sanders When we send our kids to school, we want them to be nurtured and to grow — academically and socially. What happens when a school gives students the opportunity to be nurturing by turning soil, preparing beds, planting vegetables, tending gardens, and harvesting crops? […]

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The Wipes Are Ready to Rock

By Emily Staggs Forget Dan Zanes. Give the Laurie Berkner CDs a rest. Go ahead and take They Might Be Giants’ “Here Come the ABC’s” songs out of rotation because The Wipes – one of the hottest family-friendly bands in existence — are coming to town. Well…technically the band members […]