Diamondbacks Blog

Dear Parents, The past two weeks have been excellent for the D-backs!  We finished AZMerit testing and returned to lessons, follow up work, and research!  We have a...

Dear Diamondbacks Families,  The students will be taking the AzMERIT test next week.  Our reviews of the many concepts covered on the tests have continued and we ha...

Hello Parents of the D-Backs! This week we have moderated our test prep to work more energetically on our class play.  The children have worked to balance test-taking st...

Dear Parents of the Diamondbacks, Our class went on our first hike of the season last week and it went very well!  Short but sweet, and everyone participated :)  Ou...

Dear Parents of the Diamondbacks, Please note the following schedule change: Our potluck and play presentation will take place on Thursday, March 28th, 2019, at 6:0...

Dear Parents, The past couple of weeks have included lessons on building the body, medicine and sports among the Aztec, Inca, and Maya, decimal multiplication, polygons, lite...

Dear Parents of the Diamondbacks, Happy New Year!  It’s been an excellent beginning to 2019 for our class!  Ms. Dacia and I have really enjoyed getting back i...

Dear Parents of the Diamondbacks, Our class has enjoyed two great weeks busy with exciting work and child-led goings out to the library and the pet shop!  Our research a...

Dear Parents of the Diamondbacks, I hope your Thanksgiving was a delicious and delightful one!  Our class enjoyed an early treat in celebration of the holiday and made c...

Dear Parents of the Diamondbacks,   Thank you to all who attended the Red Carpet Fall Festival!  Special thanks to our very own Rawlings Family for taking home o...

Dear Parents of the Diamondbacks, The children have finished this week captivated by the excitement of beginning the fall holiday season.  Each has helped bring some of ...

Hello Parents of the D-Backs, Observations and conferences have begun with an excellent start!  If you haven’t already signed up, please do so - we look forward to...

Dear Parents of the Diamondbacks, These last two weeks we have kept busy with new lessons – from Time Zones across the globe and the Stomata of a Leaf under a microscop...

Dear Parents of the Diamondbacks,  Our class took and conquered the Coconino Forest last week, proving we have the grit to build a supportive, inclusive, and formidable ...

Dear Parents of the Diamondbacks,   Our semester continues!  This week we have been busy with many exciting goings on – camping lists, auction ideas a...

Dear Parents of the Diamondbacks,   Our first two weeks of school have meant lots of excitement for our class!  It has been really lovely getting to know ev...

Diamondback families,    We cannot believe it is the end of the school year already.  Our plan next week is for a fun day on Wednesday, Deep Cleaning on Th...

Dear Diamondback Families,    We have been working on planning for Washington D.C. this past week.  We have planned our daily activities, received word tha...

Dear Diamondbacks, We have just completed AzMERIT testing this week!  The classroom is glad to begin planning their Washington D.C. trip activities and meals. &nbsp...

Dear Diamondbacks,  Thank you for attending our last classroom meeting.  For those of you that missed the meeting and did not receive our trip information, our end ...

Dear Diamondback Families,  Our last few weeks has been very busy.  We had been preparing for our classroom play, Secret Life of Humans.  The children sho...

Dear Diamondbacks,  Next week the Diamondbacks will be performing their production of Secret Life of Humans; written, directed, casted and performed by the Dia...

Dear Diamondbacks, Thank you for all those who attended this weeks community and classroom meeting.  Ms. Gaby’s presentation was fantastic and our classroom presenta...

The Diamondbacks classroom is preparing for a Holiday pizza lunch and activities on Thursday, December 21.  Some students also completed a fundraising bake sale for St. Jud...

Diamondback families, We have been very busy in the classroom with our lessons and other works.  Our Thanksgiving Luncheon was a success. Thank you for supporting your c...