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Abigail's headshot from interning at the Kennedy Center

Staff Spotlight: Abigail Dillard

October 09, 2017 Meet Abigail Dillard, Orange Room Teacher! This is Abigail “Abby” Dillard’s first year teaching at Little Folks School. She teaches in the Orange Room in the Tiny Folks Toddler Program with Kara and Jules. Read on for more about Abby in our Staff Spotlight Interview:... » read more
Washing Apples

Highlights & Happenings: In the Purple Room

October 05, 2017 Fall is finally here! The Purple Room has begun an exploration on the autumn season and this week they focused on apples. On Monday, the class used their five senses to make observations about an apple, examining first the outside and then the inside. The Purple Room children also observed... » read more
Planting in Our Garden

Grandparents & Special Friends Day

October 04, 2017 Today we welcomed Grandparents & Special Friends to visit Little Folks School. Grandparents, uncles, aunts, neighbors, siblings, and special friends gathered in the lobby for coffee and snacks and Head of School James Gilroy welcomed our visitors. From there, everyone dispersed to visit their... » read more
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Highlights & Happenings: In the Yellow Room

September 29, 2017 It has been a busy week in the Yellow Rooom!  Focusing on things that make the sound “Bb,” teachers Nory and Sarah led the class in art projects using ball rolling, balloons, and collaging blue and brown papers. They also did a science experiment with a balloon and bottles!... » read more
Working on Self-Portraits

Highlights & Happenings: In the Red Room

September 22, 2017 The Red Room has been engaging in a study of the self. From reading the books I Like Myself by Karen Beaumont to drawing self-portraits, Red Room students have been learning what makes each of them unique. Students have been practicing a poem called “I’m Glad I’m Me.... » read more

Highlights & Happenings: In the Blue Room

September 15, 2017 The Blue Room is a class of older children this year. Since they adjusted easily to the school routine, Blue Room Teachers Erika & Mike have worked with their class on fostering a strong classroom community. The class worked together to establish classroom rules. Check them out below: 1.... » read more
Head of School James Gilroy

Welcome letter from new Head of School James Gilroy

August 19, 2017 Dear Little Folks Families, It’s been a pleasure to get settled in Little Folks during these past three weeks while camp has been in session.  The laughter of kids splashing in the mini pool, the smells of cooking projects wafting from the kitchen, and watching the scientific exploration... » read more
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