School Blog

As we sit down at our Thanksgiving tables this year, the majority of us will have less place settings and fewer loved ones to share our turkey and pie.  As I have anticipated this day for weeks, the Page family…

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Before we opened school on August 18th, COVID-19 numbers were climbing in St. Louis County and City.  As we put the final touches on mitigation strategies a few days prior to the start of school, internally I hoped that the…

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Dear Parents: One goal I set for the year was to change the societal notion that when you do not feel well, you must power through. You know that “I’m not sick enough to be in bed, but I feel…

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It seems no matter the media outlet, the primary focus of the current news cycle is the re-opening of schools.  Author and educator, Mike Magee, posted a tweet last week that addressed schools reopening.  Mr. Magee referred to his work…

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I hope that everyone in the Rohan Woods community has been healthy and safe during the past few months.  I want to commend the faculty and staff for their service during this time.   They worked harder than ever, committing…

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Once a month, I teach a leadership class to the Sixth Grade students.  Our topics range from how to build leadership characteristics, to managing friendships, to the secondary school process.  My aim is to make the classes interactive and engaging,…

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Yesterday, four Second Graders unexpectedly arrived at my doorway, followed by Mr. Lou, our Director of IT. While I could hear their quiet banter back and forth, I was more keenly aware of the muffled giggles coming from them. The…

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Yesterday an alumni parent arrived to transport our food donations to Moonlight’s Meals, a food pantry in Parkway School District.  Our Middle School students eagerly loaded boxes onto flatbeds and awaited instructions on how to best execute packing the cans and boxes of food into her van….

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