Many thanks to our parents, faculty, and staff for their flexibility and care last Friday when we had to close the Lower School campus due to HVAC issues. We appreciate you!
UPCOMING DATES FOR LOWER SCHOOL FAMILIES:
PLEASE NOTE: Parents, if you have not yet signed up for SMS emergency alerts for your child's grade, you could not receive a text about the school closing Friday. It was the first message sent. If you have not, please sign up by following these five steps. If you have questions about the system, please contact Jamie Longbotham. Thank you!
- September 17: ESDPA Speaker Series featuring Amy Blankson; 12:00 p.m. at the Lower School and 7:00 p.m. at the Merrell Road Campus. Click here to RSVP.
- September 18: Flu Clinic for Parents and Students; 2:00-4:00 p.m. in the Lower School Theater.
- September 19: ESDPA Uniform Resale Shop Open; 7:45-8:45 a.m. and 3:00-4:00 p.m. on the Merrell Road Campus
- September 20: Early Release for Beginner through Third Grade; 11:45 a.m.
- September 20: Head of School Installation; 2:00 p.m. in the Competition Gymnasium. Grades 4 through 12 will attend. Click here for more information about the event.
- September 21: Lower School Spirit Dress Day
- September 21: Lower School Spots Night at the Merrell Road Campus – Sign a Lower School Beam! RSVP here.
- September 24: Schoology 101 for Beginner through Kindergarten Parents; 8:00 a.m. in the Lower School Computer Lab.
- September 27 – October 4: Early Childhood Conferences, regular classes for students
- October 1-4: Early Childhood Conferences continue, regular classes for students
- October 3: ESDPA Uniform Resale Shop Open; 7:45-8:45 a.m. and 3-4:00 p.m. on the Merrell Road Campus
- October 3: Lower School Eucharist, Fourth Grade Sings; 8:05 a.m.
- October 4: Lower School Early Release at 11:45 a.m., Faculty In-service Following
- October 4: Chick-Fil-A Spirit Day at 3820 W NWHwy. Mention ESD so that funds benefit St. Philip's Community Center Christmas Store
- October 5-8: Fall Break
- October 12: Lower School Picture Retake Day
- October 15: All School Fall Choir Concert (includes Fourth Grade Singers, Middle and Upper School Choirs)
- October 16-19: Lower School Book Fair
- October 17: Lower School Conference Day for Grades 1-4 (No Classes for Beginner – Fourth Grade)
- October 17: ESDPA Uniform Resale Shop Open; 7:45-8:45 a.m. and 3:00-4:00 p.m. on the Merrell Road Campus
- October 20: ESDPA Lower School Spooktacular at the Merrell Road Campus; 2:00-5:00 p.m. Get tickets here.
- October 24: Bright Starts with Tracey Shirey; 8:05 a.m. in the Lower School Theater. Topic: Building a Math Foundation: Conceptual Understanding over Memorization RSVP here!
- October 26: Homecoming Community Events and Varsity Football Game (details to come!)