Welcome to the 2015-2016 School Year

Welcome to the 2015-2016 school year! It was great to see returning and new students at Student Orientation meeting their teachers and finding their way to homeroom and classes. Our first Acclimation Day for new students was a beneficial experience and many new families expressed positive feedback about the half day program. It is so rewarding to see returning students …

Supporting Your Child Living With ADHD

A recent article from the NAMI Website, Parenting Children Living with ADHD: Tips for Parents, offers ways to deal with some of the challenges kids with ADHD have from experiencing difficulty with peer relationships to not listening or following through with instructions. A summary of the article’s recommendations for supporting children living with ADHD follows. Maintain a positive attitude. Focus …

Like Us On Facebook!

Did you know that Greenwood School is on Social Media? Head over to Greenwood School’s official Facebook page at Greenwood School Official Page and check out some of the great photos. Highlights include music and drama students performing at the Fine Arts Festival, Greenwood students in their evening finery at Prom 2015, which was held at the Beaches Museum, and …

The End is Near But Not Yet Here: How to Finish the School Year Strong

Springtime is like no other time of year. The warm weather and seemingly longer days beckon us outdoors and the temptation to slack off on school work may be overwhelming with the end of the school year finally in sight. If you detect a bit of this particular strain of spring fever in your student keep in mind that, for them, …

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 …

New Year’s Resolutions for School Success

The New Year is traditionally a time of renewal. New Year’s resolutions have a long history and serve to refocus our efforts in being the best possible version of ourselves that we can be. Turning over a new leaf and starting fresh describe the process of making any changes that are wanted or needed to be more successful and satisfied …

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 …

Thank You to Everyone Who Supported the Greenwood School Book Fair!

Thanks to all the students, faculty and staff as well as family and friends who came out and supported the Book Fair. We had a great week and sales enabled us to earn almost $900.00 in funds to purchase new books for the library collection. We appreciate all the support for this important fundraiser. Remember that the Greenwood School Online …

Greenwood Book Fair is Ready to Go!

This coming week  (Oct 14 -17) the Scholastic Book Fair will be open in the Greenwood Library.  Hours of operation are 8:30 – 3:30 daily.  On Friday October 17,  the Book Fair will be open during the Friendraiser event, closing at  8:00 pm. The selection this year is a good as ever. In addition to a large assortment of school …