Weekly Parent Email – December 10, 2021

December 10, 2021

Each week, we collect Transformational Learning Experiences (or TLEs) from students. There is nothing more satisfying than reading them and knowing that WA / LAU is making a difference in students’ lives. Please read the following examples to warm your heart this holiday season.

“In STEM class, we had to grow seeds in the light and dark. My first seeds didn’t grow, and Mr. Schwager let me have more time to try again. In a message, he said, ‘I trust all that you do.’ That made me feel amazing! I felt like I could do it and my teacher had my back no matter what.” – 8th Grade Student

“I was with some Burgers, and one of my friends told me some things she loved about me. What she said, in particular, were things I viewed as weaknesses. It totally changed how I view myself. I realized the power of giving people sincere, real compliments and what an amazing culture of love and belonging that has been cultivated in this school.” – 10th Grade Student

Warmly,

Anya Yeager 

Executive Director, Williamsburg Academy

 

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Upcoming Events

December 14: All assignments must be submitted before 9:00 PM MT (excluding self-paced and independent study courses) 

December 16-17: Finals

December 17: All finals and self-paced and independent study course assignments must be submitted before 5:00 PM MT

December 20-31: Winter Holiday – No Class, Offices Closed

January 3: First Day of Winter Semester, Classes Begin