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Sandhurst Painting Project

This year, the All School Board invested some capital into giving our little school a face lift. About the project, spearheaded by our Vice Chair, Rachel (also an artist and Pre-3’s mom) wrote the following: “We have an amazing opportunity to paint all the walls, update lighting, furniture, the book nook, and the parent education room. With inspiration from our very own… Read more →

Fall in Our New Toddler’s Class

by Neely (Toddler’s Mom) Fall indoor toddler play is all about Sensory Bins! They are easy to make and can be swapped out frequently to keep your little one interested. Store bin items in a large zip-lock bag between swaps. My daughter loves to play in her sensory bin filled with 2-inch colorful straws. Her older brother hides his TOOB… Read more →

New Parent Educator

This year we have a new Parent Educator in our Toddlers class, Kristina Weidert. Here is a little bit about her in her own words: “Kristina recently left an elementary school position where she had been for 8 years to join the amazing parent education team at Sandhurst.  She also teaches a class at a homeless shelter in downtown Seattle.… Read more →

Pre-3s Update

Pre-3s are making so much progress!  They are problem solving and working out their issues without parents more often than not!  They are loving the “cooking snack” where they make their own snacks a few times a month. They’ve made avocado toast, sushi rolls and taco cups.  They’ve made great use of the climbing room during the cold, snowy and… Read more →

Musings on the Future

by Steven, Pre-3’s Parent The world is changing at an ever increasing rate and it makes it hard to predict what the future will be like in 5 years let alone 20 or 50. What will happen to our families, our society, and the myriad cultures that make up the world we live in? Although it is hard to predict… Read more →

Post Election Articles

by k.c. (3-5’s Parent) Given the recent election, I thought I would pass along some of the articles shared this month by our Parent Educators, Emily Bradley and Elizabeth Bird. 4 Key Messages Your Children Need To Hear The Day After The Election by Sarina Behar Natkin, LICSW (Huffington Post) What Should We Tell Our Kids? Be Tomorrow’s Leaders, Today… Read more →

2014 Summer Playdates

Hello Sandhurst Families! We hope everyone is having a wonderful summer.  It’s hard to believe Fall is just around the corner! For those enrolled in the fall, or families interested in learning more about our cooperative preschool program, we are hosting weekly summer play dates. June 4 – September 3 Wednesdays, 10am – 12pm View Ridge Park Look for the… Read more →