They say that children learn by example, and this
is never more true than when learning to
give and serve - a lesson at least as important as their ABC's.
Let's give them another opportunity to grow in giving by
bringing in a donation for the Student Council food drive this week!
Happy Valentine's Day this
The Summit Academy Student Council is holding a food
drive for a service project!
They are collecting non-perishable items like canned goods,
cereals, pasta, canned fruits and vegetables.
Collection will continue in each classroom through
and words backwards is dyslexia, right? Wrong! In this
presentation, Stephen McCrocklin, Langsford's Executive Director, dispels that
long held belief. We will also be showing James Redford's movie
"The Big Picture: Rethinking Dyslexia." Learn what
the latest research reveals about dyslexia.
Dyslexia: Beyond Reversals
Thursday, February 12
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Friday, February 20
NO SCHOOL STUDENTS
Friday, February 27
Wednesday, March 4, 8:30a
Friday, March 6
Monday, March 9
Register Now for Summit Throws Club!
Beginners to the
sport will be taught the basics of shot put, discus throw and weight
throw (modified hammer throw). Students who were previous members
will advance in their technique. Lessons will be tailored by Coach
Damien Kalvar to the skill and strength level of all participants.
Throwing events work on improving core strength, hand/grip strength,
balance, motor planning and body awareness.
March 5, 2015
to all students 1st - 8th grade
on Thursdays from 3 - 4 p.m.
runs for 12 weeks with an All Summit Meet on May 21st.
If you have any
questions/concerns, please contact Audra Kalvar at (502) 262-2477.
Managing Frustration for ADHD Children
The CARDS Team at the Noble H. Kelley Psychological Services
Center at U of L will be running a group program, Managing
Frustration for Children with ADHD, beginning February 11th. Children
will learn coping skills through games, activities, group
discussions, and role play in a fun and supportive environment.
Skills covered by the group will include:
- Managing frustration
- Coping with negative feelings
- Reducing "outbursts" &
- Recognizing & reducing anger
- Understanding the thoughts and situations
that create frustration
- Problem solving
Open to children ages 8-11. A diagnosis of ADHD is not
required for a child to participate. For more information, please
call 502-852-6223 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
tickets are on sale for a trip to Disney World In Florida! Trip
includes 4 park hopper passes to any of the Disney theme parks and a weeks stay in a condo in Kissimmee (Condo must be
used June 6-13, 2015).
- Tickets are$10 each (cash/check only) and
available at the front desk.
- Packets of tickets (10 per packet) are
available. Please contact Debi
- Everyone who sells at least 50 tickets
will receive one free raffle entry.
- Winner will be drawn at Bluegrass Bourbon
& Basketball on March 6 (you do not have to be present to