Headmaster Letter

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  • The Right Kind of Tough Kids

    by: Mike Murphy, Headmaster
    The quote from Nietzsche, “He who has a why to live for can bear almost any how,” is a brilliant way to say why relationships, passions and focus on causes that are larger than the individual, make life meaningful. An important part of the work of all who are engaged in rearing and educating young people is to model, encourage and support our children as they develop relationships to, passions for, and engagement in projects or causes that become important to them.
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Weekly Announcements

List of 14 news stories.

  • SCA Sept Updates

    by: Lindsey Lamb, SCA Vice President
    SCA Monthly Snapshot: October 7 – Lunch & Learn with Tom Dillow, October 28 – Fall Festival, November 9 – Poetry in the Park, November 11 – Middle School Parent Social, November 28 – Greenery Week.
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  • TLC Parent ToolBox [video]

    by: Tracie Belt, TLC Coordinator
    The first Lunch and Learn of the year with The Learning Center (TLC) was an interactive workshop on September 20 to help parents find tools to optimize their student’s learning power. Life-long tools support learning from school to adulthood. Tools also empower children to do his/her best at school and home.
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  • Book Fair Details [new video]

    by: Raffi Darrow, Ebytes Editor
    The Book Fair runs Sept 26-29 in the Student Activity Center from 8am-5pm.
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  • Congratulations 2016 Homecoming Court

    by: Raffi Darrow, Ebytes Editor
    Congratulations to the members of the 2016 Homecoming Court! View the crowning of Mr. Spirit and the Homecoming Queen at halftime of the Homecoming football game on Friday, Sept 30/ Kickoff is at 7pm.
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  • Bring in your Box Tops

    by: Coral Orkin, Box Tops Coordinator
    Please bring in your Box Tops cut from household and food items to raise funds for Shorecrest. See a list of participating products here: http://www.boxtops4education.com/earn/participating-products
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  • Clinic byte: Time for the flu vaccine

    by: Marie Confident-Excellent, School Nurse
    The 2016-17, flu vaccines have three or four viruses that researchers feel would be circulating this flu season. The intranasal flu vaccine (nasal spray) is not recommended this flu season because of its effectiveness. If you are allergic to eggs or could not receive the flu vaccine in the past because of allergic reactions, there are new recommendations allowing people with egg allergy and past reactions to take it now. Please check with your doctor or your child’s pediatrician.
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  • SAGE Allergen Filter

    by: Lynn Hayes, Food Service Director
    Parents/students with allergies can locate safe food on the SAGE online menu by using the Allergen Filter. To filter for allergens/restrictions, click on the foods you want to avoid. Menu items that contain those foods will fade; menu items that do not contain the foods will remain bold.
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  • Shorecrest Night at the Rowdies: Sat, Oct 1

    by: Raffi Darrow, Ebytes Editor
    Shorecrest Night with the Rowdies: Saturday, October 1st, 7:30pm.
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  • Picture Ladies and Gentlemen [video]

    by: Raffi Darrow, Ebytes Editor
    Would you like to teach Lower School students about art and famous artists?
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  • YIG Debate Watch Party

    by: senior Max K.
    The Upper School Youth in Government club is hosting a debate watch party:
    Monday, September 26 at 8:30pm in the JRT.
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  • A Note from the Board: Diversity, Inclusivity and Equity

    by: Elizabeth Samuelson, Chair
    Dr. Batiste will be coming back to campus this October to have a Visioning Workshop with our Diversity/Inclusion Committee and with a Parent Leadership group. If you are interested in participating in the Visioning Workshop, please let Mike Murphy know.
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  • "The First" film viewing at Shorecrest

    by: Rachel Martin, Director of Marketing & Communications
    Film showing of “The First,” a documentary about the life of Jackie Robinson produced by LS Spanish Teacher Bennett Zamoff with the help of Shorecrest students.
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  • Have you met Ed?

    by: Kate Merritt, Director of Annual Fund & Alumni
    No one knows the ins and outs of running the Shorecrest campus better than Ed Bender, a member of the Shorecrest maintenance team and a omnipresent friendly face on campus! Ride along with Ed and learn all of the ways that parent involvement supports the student experience at Shorecrest. 
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  • Medical Science Teacher Wins Grant to Engineer Tissue in Classroom

    by: Raffi Darrow, Ebytes Editor
    Upper School teacher Lisa Peck was awarded an Allen Distinguished Educators grant from Vulcan Inc. for a project developed for her Intro to Medical Sciences class. Through this project, Shorecrest Upper School students will experimentally develop "fake" tissue to mimic muscle, tendon and fat.
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