Teacher Appreciation Tea

Teacher Appreciation Tea

|||  This past week our teachers were showered with cards, gifts, flowers and a very special Afternoon Tea! Thank you dear parents for all that you do to support our faculty, staff and school. We are truly blessed. Thanks to our amazing parent...
Bringing Indigenous Perspectives

Bringing Indigenous Perspectives

Roman Vizcarra Visit Brings Indigenous Perspectives |||  Roman Vizcarra, a founder of the Kusi Kawsay Andean School in Pisac, Peru, spent the day at Berkeley Rose on Monday March 21. He brought to our students and staff a rich treasury of music, story, history,...
Songs for Peace

Songs for Peace

Songs for Peace ||| On Tuesday, March 15, we were very honored to welcome Erin Lashnits Herman (mama to Ada, Gr 3, and June, Sunflower) as well as Briget Boyle. Both women are singers and members of the choral group Kitka, which specializes in Eastern European vocal...
Ramadan and Eid Celebrations

Ramadan and Eid Celebrations

Ramadan and Eid Celebration ||| We would like to share some highlights of classroom celebrations of Ramadan and Eid over the past month. In Nursery, the children watched a little puppet show based on conversations with families from the class about their Ramadan and...
The Activity Box

The Activity Box

Quiet Time for You and Your Child ||| Is there a time of day that is particularly hard with your very young child? For many, that is just before dinner when you are busy preparing, and the child(ren) can be cranky and hungry. Or is it right after lunch when you want...
Dia De Los Muertos – 2020

Dia De Los Muertos – 2020

Dia De Los Muertos ||| Día de los Muertos is almost here!  On November 1st and 2nd, this festival will be celebrated everywhere in the world where the Latin American heritage lives. This year especially, with so many loved ones having recently crossed the threshold...