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December 2016 Director’s Column

Dear Family & Friends of Good Shepherd School: After his son was severely wounded in the Civil War, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow wrote this poem, “Christmas Bells.” Coupled with the recent loss of his wife, Frances, who had died as a result of an accidental fire, Longfellow was inspired to write the powerful words of the…

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October 2016 Director’s Column

Dear Family & Friends of Good Shepherd School: Even though it is 2016, fifty-two years later, the times are still “a-changin’” as in Bob Dylan’s song, just as the leaves are still “a-fallin’” as they do every October. Before long we are going to have beautiful blankets of colors on the ground as well as…

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September 2016 Director’s Column

Dear Family & Friends of Good Shepherd School: “Should old acquaintance be forgot and never brought to mind’” Based on a poem published by Robert Burns, “Auld Lang Syne” is the traditional song that one hears every New Year’s Eve, which is translated literally as “Old Long Ago.” We are all familiar with the stroke…

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April 2016 Director’s Column

Spring is here! Spring could have so many meanings! In the spring we think of soft fluffy bunnies, chirping birds, flowers growing, green grass, sun and warm weather. It is a fresh start. During Easter Jesus died for us; he forgives us so we may start anew. Many new things happening are happening right here…

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June 2015 Director’s Column

Dear Friends & Families of our Good Shepherd Little Lambs, Every day, I open the front doors to let our Good Shepherd children, parents, and staff into school. I smile; say a quick hello; and maybe even get a high-five from a student. This warms my heart. I am learning all the children’s names as…

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