SAR Campus Updates: 1.24.23

January 25, 2023 Ben Lippen News, Lower School News

Please see the reminders below:

2023/2024 Re-EnrollmentRe-enrollment is not an automatic process. You will need to re-enroll each student and pay a $500 deposit to secure your child(ren)’s space(s). If your circumstances have changed and you will not be returning, please select “will not enroll.” Please be sure to click the SUBMIT button at the end. The deadline for re-enrollment is January 31, 2023. After that date, all unsecured seats will be open to the public. Please contact Lil Mason, Admissions Director for the Lower School, with any questions at


Early Morning Drop Off:  Just a reminder that Early Morning Care opens at 7:15 a.m. and ends at 7:55 a.m. each day. If you arrive after 7:55 a.m., please go through the carline to drop off.  Also, please walk your child(ren) into the cafeteria or playground and sign them in when you arrive. Thank you!

International WeekBen Lippen School will celebrate International Week from January 30 – February 3. Lower School students are invited to wear cultural attire from a country of their choice on Friday, February 3.


Parent Teacher Fellowship (PTF):  Please mark your calendars and save the dates for the following PTF special events:

  • February 25:  Daddy-Daughter Dance
  • March 27- 31:  Teacher Appreciation Week


More information will be coming home soon about each of these events!

Campus Wear Clothes Closet:  As a reminder, the closet is open for shopping on Tuesdays from 2:15-3:15 p.m.  (You are welcome to drop off donations any weekday.)  Also, if you have any hangers that you no longer need, we would love to have them for the closet – adult and child sizes. Thank you for your support of the Campus Wear Closet.

Beauty and the Beast: Ben Lippen Fine Arts is excited to present Disney’s Beauty and the Beast featuring students in grades 9-12. Performances will take place on February 9, 10, and 11 at 7 p.m. at the Ben Lippen School Performing Arts Center (500 St. Andrews Road). Tickets will go on sale at on Wednesday, February 1, at 9 a.m.

Grandparents Day – Save the Date:  Friday, March 10 is our annual Grandparents Day. More information will be sent home in the upcoming weeks.  March 10 is a half day of school.

Upcoming Dates:

January  23-27                MAP testing (K5-4th)

January 30-February 3    International Week

February 9-11                  Beauty and the Beast

February 25                     Daddy/Daughter Dance

March 10                         Grandparent’s Day – Half day of school

March 27-31                    Teacher Appreciation Week