Meet Ms. Harris

September 30th, 2021|

Ms. Harris has been working with Ms. Qualls in Kindergarten, where she welcomes students with her bright smile, warm and welcoming attitude, and joyful spirit. Where were you on your teaching
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Boredom

September 23rd, 2021|

I walked into the kitchen earlier this week and found my daughter Kate (age 15) doing her homework. She was watching an informational presentation that her teacher had put together about Ancient Greece. Oddly,
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Middle School Advisory

September 17th, 2021|

What is middle school advisory? Advisory is a 15 minute period at the beginning of the day. Advisories are mixed grade level and provide an opportunity for students across grade levels to get to
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Meet Maestra Arce

September 17th, 2021|

Our Lower School students are loving Spanish classes with Maestra Caro, whose enthusiastic spirit and warm smile make her classroom a great place to be! Where were you on your
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Summer Work Grants

September 9th, 2021|

Between early June and mid-August, twenty-one TDS teachers spent at least one week designing and developing programs to benefit our students. Summer Work Grants at TDS focus on innovation; teachers incorporate current research and create
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Meet Mrs. Sprague

September 2nd, 2021|

It's hard to imagine someone as passionate about a library as Mrs. Sprague. When she isn't holding classes or working behind the scenes in the TDS Library, she is polling students to hear about
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Meet Mr. Jenkins

September 2nd, 2021|

Mr. Jenkins joins us to serve as our Lower School Music Teacher and Middle School Chorus director, and we are so glad he's here! His passion for music is infectious, and he is
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Meet Ms. Via

September 2nd, 2021|

We are delighted to welcome Ms. Via to the TDS team. Serving as both a Middle School Advisory teacher and a Lower School Math Specialist, Ms. Via cares deeply about meeting students where
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Welcoming Summer

June 3rd, 2021|

During my final session with students in kindergarten and first grade earlier this week, I read A Fine Fine School by Sharon Creech. Mr. Keene, the overzealous principal, is so enamored with how much
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