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Lower School News

List of 12 news stories.

  • SCA Uniform Sale, Aug. 16 & 17

    by: SCA Board
    SCA will be hosting a Uniform Sale on Monday and Tuesday, August 16 and 17, from 7:30am - 1pm in the Athletic Center Lobby.
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  • Shorecrest Magazine 2020-2021

    by: Rachel Barrett, Director of Marketing and Communications
    Read the latest issue of Shorecrest Magazine, now available online!
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  • Summer Campus Access / Summer Hours 

    by: Rachel Barrett, Director of Marketing and Communications
    June 1 - July 1 the Raymund Center and Haskell Library will be closed for renovations. The Main Visitor Check-in is in the Lower School Admin Office during the closure. Visitors may park in the lot along First Street. The Shorecrest Admissions Office is temporarily located in Charger Commons during the closure. 
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  • Summer Reading & Supply Lists for all Grades

    by: Raffi Darrow, Ebytes Editor
    Are you tired of searching for the perfect "3-prong, plastic folder with pockets?" SCA can help! Let us shop for your child's school supplies this year. SCA will gather school supplies and have them ready and waiting in your child's classroom - saving you time and money.
    (NOTE: there are some supplies on each list SCA does not provide. Please read on and find the list for the grade your child(ren) will be entering.)
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  • Second Grade Gardeners

    by: Michele Johnson, Second Grade Teacher
    Since January, second graders have been reviving the Lower School campus garden. Students selected plants, designed and planted the gardens, and were responsible for the upkeep of the space.
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  • Summer Mental Health Resources for Children of all Ages

    by: Courtney Ellis '02, Upper School Counselor & AP Psychology Teacher
    Tap into the many supports available to help your students look after their mental health this summer.
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  • Third Grade Force and Motion Unit: How Do things Move?

    by: Jennifer Hobbs, Third Grade Teacher and Raffi Darrow, Ebytes Editor
    Third graders recently wrapped up a months-long interdisciplinary force and motion investigation project highlighting physics and STEAM skills. Teachers introduced the unit with a driving question: “How do things move?”
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  • Janet Root Volunteer Service Award

    by: Karen Quilty, 2019-20 Co-Janet Root Volunteer Service Award recipient and Alumni Parent
    Each spring, the Shorecrest Community Association chooses a winner of the Janet Root Volunteer Service Award. The award is presented by past winners of this prestigious award to a volunteer who has made an impact on campus for many years. This year, the winner was presented with her award and a gift at a surprise gathering attended by many past winners along with Nancy Spencer, Head of School.
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  • 2021-2022 SCA Board Announced

    by: SCA Nominating Committee
    The incoming SCA Board for the 2021-2022 school year will be Co-Presidents: Christy Stross and Kirsten Fisher; Co-Vice Presidents: Nidhi Patel and Marianne Ross; Treasurer: Christina LeBlanc; Co-Secretaries: Natalie Spada and Mandy Rutledge and Co-Volunteer Coordinators: Lauren Carlan and Kristi Aussner
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  • July 31 Deadline to Purchase Tuition Refund Plan Insurance

    by: Business Office
    TRP Insurance provides a 75% pro-rated refund upon a non-medical withdrawal, subject to conditions. July 31 is the deadline to purchase this plan for the 2021-2022 school year.
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  • When / Where to Find 2021-2022 School Year Info 

    by: Rachel Barrett, Director of Marketing and Communications
    Summer Reading/Supply Lists will be published in the last Ebytes newsletter of the school year on Friday, May 28.
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  • Shorecrest 2021-2022 Flexible Learning Program 

    by: Nancy L. Spencer, Head of School
    Shorecrest will offer a modified Flexible Learning program for the 2021-2022 school year for specific, documented medical reasons. Read about the two categories of Flex Learners for 2021-2022.
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