Volume 55, Issue 6
October 7, 2015
Jessica Lahey, The Gift of Failure: How to Let Go So Your Children Can Succeed
Saint Andrew's Episcopal School is pleased to host educator Jessica Lahey on Tuesday, October 13th (9:00AM in the Chapel) as she provides targeted advice on how parents can foster children’s success while encouraging autonomy and self-reliance. Author of the new book,
The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Their Children Can Succeed
, Ms. Lahey imparts uncommon insight into raising resilient children.
Still time to enter raffle...
All parents/faculty/staff are invited to come to the office to enter for a chance to win your own copy of Jessica Lahey's new book
"The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Their Children Can Succeed."
The drawing will be held at noon on Friday, October 9th.
Are you in?
The faculty, staff and parent community work as a team to educate each child at Saint Andrew's Episcopal School. Your participation in the Annual Fund supports the resources essential to creating an enriching educational experience for everyone. We're hoping to having everybody in this year - 100% participation in the Annual Fund. Please consider a meaningful gift to the Annual Fund and
YOU can help Stop Hunger Now
Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church is hosting a food packaging event in the gym at 2:30PM, Sunday, October 18, to package 10,000 meals for hunger relief. This is a 2 hour event starting at 2:30 PM and ending at 4:30PM. It is open to ages 4 years and up.
Two previous packaging events at Saint Andrew’s have resulted in over 22,000 meals shipped to the Philippines and Cambodia. Register here:
(Duncan is looking for 10 wonderful people to arrive at 1:30PM to help with setup. Please contact
if you have any questions!)
There is a soft cap of 40 people for this event.
Fall Athletics Team Photos
Fall Sports Team photos will be after school on Wednesday, October 14th at the field and will begin promptly at 3:15PM. Each player will receive a team picture at no charge. If you would like an individual photo or a buddy photo please
fill out the attached form
and bring with the proper amount on picture day. As in prior years,
will be the photographer.
The Cross Country team (this includes Morning Running Club) will be the first group to have their pictures taken and they are to wear their PE uniform for the team picture. Afterwards, they can then change at the field bathrooms into their football or volleyball uniform. Please remember to bring your sport uniform for the picture.
Photo Sharing Site is Live
You should have received your invitation to be part of the school's Vidigami photosharing site so take a moment to log in and upload any photos you've taken so far - first day of school, after school athletics, this morning's Student Council Induction ceremony... If you've not yet activated your account, check you inbox for your Vidigami invite from school, to set up it up.
Can't find the message?
You can have your user info resent by going to their
If you have any questions please contact