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Colonial Day: Exploring our Country’s History

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On Tuesday, Grade 4 students celebrated Colonial Day at Grace. Colonial Day is an interdisciplinary unit of inquiry and a longtime tradition at Grace that allows Grade 4 students to develop a deeper understanding of the history and politics of our country in the eighteenth century. Several projects helped Grade 4 with their in-depth study…

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Project Based Learning at Grace

Grace recently sent a contingent of teachers and administrators to the Educators Institute at the Duke School in Durham, NC. Kindergarten teacher Rose Morrison, Grade 1 teacher Belkis Aponte, and Director of Early Childhood Education Pam Yarrington had the chance to meet with practitioners, observe teachers and students, and learn more about Project-Based Learning (PBL),…

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Happy Earth Day to You . . .

Here at Grace, we celebrated Earth Day a little bit early with a focus on the Three Rs (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle) at assembly last week. Grade 1 students performed a Recycling Readers’ Theater for us, and each class displayed projects made of reused or recycled materials. Thank you to the Green Committee for putting this…

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So many summer camp choices!

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Did you know that Grace is the site for not one, but TWO fantastic summer camp options? Wonders welcomes children between 3 1/2 and 5 years old for a summer filled with projects, water days, cooking, arts + crafts, gardening, games, and more! They will hold a Camp Open House at Grace on Saturday, April…

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PEP Classes at Grace Starting Soon!


Grace is thrilled to announce that PEP (Parent Encouragement Program) is bringing some of their fantastic classes to Grace. Please check out the flyer below for more details and an exclusive discount for Grace families. (Click here for the PDF: PEP at Grace Episcopal Spring 2018) Parenting can be hard. Classes about discipline and effective consequences,…

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DC Race for Hope (May 6): Join The Drew Nealley Team!

Race For Hope

Please join us for the DC Race for Hope on May 6th at Freedom Plaza to honor and remember our friend Drew Nealley. This year marks the Drew Nealley Team’s 12th year of participation in the DC Race for Hope. Our team’s namesake and guiding spirit was an energetic seven year-old who died far too…

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