Lower School Reminders 12.7.21 (SAR)

December 7, 2021 Lower School News

Carline: Please remember to drive slowly and carefully, especially at drop off times when people are walking through the parking lot.

Headmaster Coffee: Make plans to join Dr. Fajardo in the cafeteria (please note the location change) at our St. Andrews Road campus on Thursday, December 9, at 8:30 a.m. for Coffee with the Headmaster! All Ben Lippen parents are invited to attend this monthly event during which our headmaster presents relevant information regarding the world of education and provides an opportunity for parents to ask questions about Ben Lippen or education in general.

Christmas Cocoa and Story Time: Students may wear pajamas tomorrow, December 8, and will have a special story time with Mrs. Larsen and Mrs. Agee. Fourth grade parents – please note that due to the field trip tomorrow, fourth grade will have their pajama day and “Cocoa and Story Time” on Friday, December 10.

Upcoming Half-Days: December 15-17th are half-days for all students. Students will dismiss at 11:45 am and there will be no extended care offered on these days.

Christmas Performances: Please save the dates for our upcoming Christmas performances in our Performing Arts Center at the Saint Andrews Road campus. First-4th grade students will perform on Tuesday, December 14 at 6:30 pm. PK3- Kindergarten students will perform on Thursday, December 16 at 10:30 am. For those who cannot make the program it will be livestreamed and a link will be coming out soon. Students are to wear the following for the Christmas program: PreK3 students are making their shirts in school. PK4 Students are to wear jeans and long sleeve white shirts (girls can wear a white bow). Kindergarten, 2nd, 3rd and 4th grade students all wear jeans and a Christmassy shirt (girls can wear dresses and leggings). 1st grade students are to wear jeans and a white long sleeve shirts. (students will be shepherds and angels)

Upcoming Dates

  • December 8 Hot Chocolate with Mrs. Larsen & Mrs. Agee
  • December 14 Christmas Program – 1st-4th Grades: 6:30 PM
  • December 16 Christmas Program – PK3-Kindergarten: 10:30 AM
  • December 15-17 Half Days of School – Dismissal at 11:45 (No after school care on half days)
  • December 20-January 3 Christmas Break
  • January 4 Classes Resume