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Reflections of a First-Year Parent

June 15, 2016

There was never a doubt that Rahm would learn an enormous amount in school. I was proud, but unsurprised, when Rahm came home from SSDS talking about a “chrysalis,” a fact we had somehow neglected to discuss at home despite...
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‘Discover’ Something New This Summer at SSDS

June 5, 2016

  It’s almost that time of year! It’s time for a break from the routine—for barbeques, pool parties, and summer camp. If your kids are anything like mine, they love school but also need a break from the norm. But,...
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Get Your Hawaiian Shirts Out, Spring Social Is Coming!

May 12, 2016

At the heart of Silver Spring Day School’s mission is a dedication to community. The importance of community underlies the school’s philosophy and many of its activities. And there is likely no example of community more profound than the annual...
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Teacher Feature: Meet Ms. Catharine and Ms. Lesley

May 2, 2016

Recently there was a question on my neighborhood listserv. A family had just been accepted into SSDS and was looking for feedback to decide whether they should attend. I shared our experiences as a new family in the school, a...
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Forget the Kids! Are YOU Ready for Kindergarten?

March 10, 2016

As we move past the halfway mark of the school year, many parents of the pre-K kids are coming to terms with the end of our days at Silver Spring Day School, and the start of the big and scary...
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Teacher Feature Meet 2 New Members Of Our SSDS Team

December 8, 2015

After my return from several weeks of international travel, my three-year-old son, who is in Beth Clawson’s class, told me, “Mummy, I love you…and I love Ms. Beth.” In my child’s mind, SSDS has become a part of the extended...
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