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Lip Sync Extravaganza

Lip Sync Extravaganza! A school-wide event What is this?  An opportunity for students to perform a song, with the goal of entertaining the audience and sharing a positive message! When is it?  Friday, April 7th!  All video entries are due to Mr. Forringer by Monday, March 27th. A group of teachers will approve them and offer […]

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100th Day of School

We just celebrated the 100th day of school. Check out our Lower School 100th day Projects: TK students wrote 100 words, ate a 100-piece snack, put together a 100-piece puzzle, and did 100 exercises. Mr. Norry read the class their 100th book of the year, and then students put 100 magnets on his car!   […]

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7th Grade “Hangs out” with Everest Climber

    At the last faculty meeting, 6th Grade Social Studies teacher, Emily McAllister shared information about Exploring by the Seat of Your Pants, from a workshop she attended this past year.  Some teachers were inspired and implemented this idea in their classes.  7th grade participated in a Google Hangout with Dr. Loeffler during science this week. She […]

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Penny Wars for Rise Against Hunger

Penny Wars raise more than $2000 for Rise Against Hunger: 3rd-5th grades win ice cream sundae party, little kids learn about negative numbers, etc. 4th Place: Middle school -43, 901 points 3rd Place: TK & Kindergarten -40, 471 points 2nd Place: 1st & 2nd Grade -36, 143 points 1st Place: 3rd, 4th, & 5th Grade […]

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BINGO Night – Friday, Feb 3

If you’re looking for something fun to do with your family this Friday, come to BINGO Night! At 6:00pm on Friday, February 3rd, the TDS Parents’ Association will host a fun-filled BINGO night featuring – you guessed it! – BINGO, pizza, and prizes. RSVPs are not required, and pizza is available “while supplies last.” Bring your family, […]

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TDS Auction Catalog is here!

Good morning all, We are thrilled to share with you the 2017 TDS AUCTION CATALOG We hope you enjoy reading about the 11 live auction items, 30+ teacher experiences, projects from each class, and more than 200 items available through the silent auction. Please read through this catalog soon so that you are ready to […]

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Student-Made Art: Up for Auction

One of the highlights in the weeks leading up to the Auction is witnessing the coming together of the class projects. Thanks to the herculean efforts of Sheryl Blackwell and Jeanne Dombcik, along with the dedicated help of Jodi Hughes, Cindy Lucas, and Rose DeLaTorre, this year’s creations are wonderful expressions of our children’s artistic […]

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Diversity Hiring Fair

Want to work at TDS? Learn more about us at our Diversity Hiring Fair. Triangle Day School is partnering with other area independent schools to host a Diversity Hiring Fair aimed at bringing school leaders together with teaching candidates of color, with the end goal of helping diversify faculties in our schools. The event takes place […]

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Hour of Code @ TDS

Computer coding is becoming an increasingly popular activity for TDS students. Last year during Computer Science Week, many of our Middle School students were introduced to coding for the first time. Thanks to Mrs. Cabrera, on Tuesday our students used the computer languages of HTML, CSS, and Java in order to create their own avatars. This activity provided […]

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Passion for Chimes

Every day between 2:05 and 2:50, I have the privilege of attending my own private chimes concert in my classroom. Led by Ali Carnes, the chimes program at TDS supports two tracks of students: beginner chimes (Mondays and Wednesdays) and advanced chimes (Tuesdays and Thursdays).  Both classes provide a safe and creative outlet for our spirited […]

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