... you would see gardens with fences high enough to discourage deer from dining, vegetables growing, rough hewn cedar posts supporting, other students checking the welfare of the apple trees they planted, a 30' X 50' tarp for Jack and Grace's pollinator garden, and more.
While the calendar for the coming year is not yet etched in stone, we thought you might want at least to know our thinking about important dates:
Last day of school this year: Friday, June 4, 2021 early dismissal at noon
2021 5th Grade Graduation: Thursday, June 10, 2021 at 6 PM
First day of school this coming year: Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021.
Last day of school: Friday, June 3, 2022
5th Grade Graduation: Friday, June 3, 2022 at 6 PM
Free Union Students and parent volunteers planted more than 80 native trees and shrubs to restore habitats and strengthen the riparian forest buffer along the two streams that flow by our beloved nature trail.
Interim Head of School—to assume responsibilities between May and July 2021
Early Childhood Teacher—to assume responsibilities in August 2021
Our local NPR Radio station of choice (probably 88.5 or 89.3 for most) aired a piece about the experiences, challenges, and successes of learning outside featuring our own Free Union students and teachers. If you missed those airings, you can listen here to Sandy Hausman's edifying story on the WVTF website.
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