Greenwood School Open House

Please spread the word about Greenwood School’s Open House this coming Wednesday, January 28th from 1:00 pm till 6:00 pm. This is a wonderful opportunity for students and faculty to showcase the Greenwood School mission and how effectively it is carried out. Classrooms are open and visitors will be able to observe multisensory learning in real time. After dismissal, Open …

Keep ADHD Symptoms Under Control With Healthy Food Choices

Most experts agree that managing ADHD symptoms would include eating a healthy diet, getting ample exercise, especially out of doors, and regularly getting a good nights sleep. In addition to getting a handle on ADHD symptoms, establishing such a pattern of positive lifestyle choices early on may contribute to good health over a lifetime as well. While exercise and sleep …

Finally, A Smart Way To Find An App For My Smart Device!

No one can deny the conveniences that smart technology brings. Smart phone, tablet, laptop, reader,  whatever you have it’s great,  a real time saver!  That is until you get sucked into the black hole of the app store and spend countless hours looking at the millions of choices. This doesn’t even count the time downloading and opening the app to …

October is ADHD Awareness Month

October is National ADHD Awareness Month, however there are plenty of reasons to promote positive ADHD awareness EVERY day.  ADDitude, the companion website to the magazine of the same name has a calendar download that provides a daily suggestion for capturing  awareness and promoting  community involvement and support for ADHD. Following is a sampling of some tips suggested by ADDitude …

Greenwood Zoology Club replicates Campus Trail Building at the Jacksonville Zoo.

  The Greenwood School / Jacksonville Zoo Nature Trail Project is complete and the grand opening, complete with ribbon cutting ceremony, is scheduled for September 27, 2014 at 9:30 am at the Jacksonville Zoo.  Come out and support Greenwood’s amazing Zoology Club students as they unveil their latest citizen science project.  Students will conduct  tours of the new Nature Trail …

Boost Confidence Through Body Language

Blog Post:  Boost your Confidence through Body Language Recent research into body language, and what it can mean in terms of having a better life outlook has turned up a very interesting notion. Body language is more than just a nonverbal form of communication it may also be a form of self realization. We all know that body language speaks …

Getting Up and Running With Greenwood Google Account for Parents

Greenwood provides all parents with a Greenwood Google Account so that they may access their  student’s progress report 24/7 in a private and secure online setting. Additionally, the Greenwood Google Account is a convenient way to communicate with your student’s teachers. It is simple to use Greenwood Google but first time users may want some instruction for setting up and …

Welcome to the 2014-2015 School Year!

Welcome to the 2014-2015 school year! It was great to see more than 50 new students and their parents at Student Orientation, meeting their teachers and finding their way to homeroom and classes. It was also rewarding to see 140 returning students renewing friendships and showing enthusiasm for another outstanding year at Greenwood. Whether you are a new or returning …