Our awesome administrator, Autum ’96, and a mischievous “helper” want you to know how important your support to North Branch School is on Giving Tuesday and every day. This video is an amusing look at some of the essentials you help provide to the North Branch School experience for students. Also, today your gift will […]
Here’s a fabulous reminder about, or perhaps introduction to, how you can make a difference for North Branch School on #GivingTuesday, tomorrow, 11/27. Your gift to NBS has an opportunity to be doubled and everyone who gives tomorrow will be entered for a chance to win a pair of tickets to LockN’ 2019! Your donation […]
This GratiTUdESDAY also happens to be the day of the North Branch Thanksgiving Soup & Program. The children, with the help of some parents, have chopped enough vegetables to make a soup that feeds our students and their families. Join us for this North Branch tradition that includes some familiar songs – Tis A Gift […]
World Kindness Day coincides with #GratiTUdESDAY and today we celebrate the power of community. Lilly, an NBS student, was inspired to help City of Promise, a nonprofit in the Charlottesville area dedicated to supporting children in under-resourced neighborhoods from cradle to career. Lilly started a shoe drive at North Branch, asking families to donate new […]
After making paper boats, Wednesday group grabbed their coats and rain boots for a trek into the woods. They identified some interesting plants and creatures before finally reaching the creek. Krista and Edie found a way to retrieve the boats so no trash was left behind, before the boats could touch water. With a suitable […]
On this GratiTUdESDAY, the teachers appreciate all who signed up for parent-teachers conferences and the parents who provided a delicious and nutritious lunch for the staff!
The fun began at noon with Nursery’s Parade of Costumes. In the afternoon, the school-age children were able to move from station to station with their Book Buddies, choosing from a full slate of fun: Face painting! Nail painting! Cookie decorating! mask making! Fortune telling! Pin the tail on the dragon! Storytelling! Guess the monster’s […]
We love dragons at NBS! This one’s name is Dash, and he is inviting you to the Dragon Dash Family Challenge on November 3, 9:30-11:30. There will be fun activities for all ages, including climbing the rock wall on the Friend Ship, all-ages obstacle course, scavenger hunt through the woods for dragon footprints, dragon eggs, […]