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Building the Foundations of Great Education

The foundation of The Growing Garden Academy is centered on the needs of your children and your family. When developing the curricula and classroom, we wanted to build a progressive, educational environment by bringing together the theories and practices from the best pedagogical minds in the country, all with one goal in mind: Create an ...

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Making Your Child Count

Every child has a world of intelligence and talent. They just need the right outlet to plug into, the right environment for them to discover their specific passion through which they shine brightly, and learn best!   The idea of teaching each child to his or her needs and strengths is central to our ancient ...

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Progressive, Hands-On Jewish Studies

The Growing Garden Academy is unique among elementary schools in that it provides an individualized education for each child, interwoven with Jewish traditions and values.  Our goals are for our students to love learning, to build character, empathy and leadership skills, all while being surrounded by a community of extended family that provides them with ...

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The First Interdisciplinary Jewish School

When we first imagined creating the Growing Garden Academy, we knew that we wanted it to be interdisciplinary and infuse the beliefs, values and history of Jewish identity into everything that the students will be learning. We’ve achieved that by incorporating Jewish traditions and study into the everyday structure of the classroom.   For example, ...

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Nurturing the Community

The Growing Garden Academy this year is centered on the theme of community. Why? Because a sense of community is woven into everything we do as teachers, parents and students.   Community is the way in which we give value to everything the children learn, by connecting the pillars in their lives: their family, friends, ...

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The importance of sheltering humans and animals

It’s a new year and we’ve been busy celebrating and learning about all of the significant holidays that usher in Fall at the Growing Garden Academy.   Our school-year focus of community was once again front and center during Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, as we encouraged each child to reflect back on and set ...

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Join us monthly for Cafe Klatsch with Dr. Bogle & Friends

Dear Friends, Please join us for our monthly Cafe Klatsch with Dr. Bogle & Friends. The third Friday of every month, at 9:00 am in the Library we are gathering to explore topics of interest to parents and caregivers of the Growing Garden Preschool and Growing Garden Academy. We will meet monthly excepting December and ...

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Welcome and Thank You to All Parents!

What a wonderful first week of school for our children, students and teachers at the Growing Garden Academy! I am so honored to serve you as principal and am enjoying getting to know you. If you receive a call from me in the next few weeks, it is just a call of welcome and appreciation. ...

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Welcome Back to Growing Garden Academy 2019-2020

Dear Parents, I want to thank each of you for your warm welcome this week! I am enjoying chatting with you and getting to know you. If I call, it is not an emergency, it is me, reaching out to you! Also, I  want to publicly  thank Brittany Antolos, our Executive Assistant at the Academy ...

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First Days of New School Year! 2019-2020

Thank you families and teachers for all you do to support the warm and wonderful environment we call Growing Garden Academy! Beautiful smiles are everywhere! We are so happy to have you back to school!

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