From the President

/From the President

New Year’s Message

By | 2019-01-03T13:21:55+00:00 January 3rd, 2019|Categories: From the President|

Dear Norwood-Fontbonne Community, Like most everyone this time of year, I am reflecting on the year that has past and preparing for the year ahead. In these dark, cold, wintry days it’s nice to turn our thoughts to renewal and new beginnings. Perhaps this is the year I will keep all of my new year resolutions. [...]

Friendly Letter

By | 2018-12-18T02:46:17+00:00 December 18th, 2018|Categories: From the President|

Dear Norwood-Fontbonne Community, I hope this note finds you well as we just celebrated the third Sunday of Advent and all of the joy that it brings. Here at NFA the many celebrations and observations of Advent and Christmas continue. It was wonderful seeing a packed house for our Christmas concert last Wednesday. This week is full [...]

Mrs. Burns

By | 2018-12-01T20:41:05+00:00 December 1st, 2018|Categories: From the President|

Dear Norwood-Fontbonne Community, I hope you all enjoyed a beautiful Thanksgiving. I hope it provided everyone time together with friends and family giving thanks. I had the privilege of kicking off the holiday with many alumni at our first annual all alumni reunion last Wednesday evening. Thank you, Mrs. Greenberg, for a wonderful event. It was wonderful [...]

Thankful

By | 2018-11-19T18:15:37+00:00 November 19th, 2018|Categories: From the President|

Dear Norwood-Fontbonne Community, Webster’s dictionary defines thankful as follows: Conscious of benefit received, expressive of thanks, well pleased I acknowledge that this isn’t the most creative way to begin, but when faced with how to discuss being thankful, I found myself experiencing writer’s block. This seemed like a useful convention to kick things off. Each year as [...]

Community

By | 2018-09-25T15:11:03+00:00 September 24th, 2018|Categories: From the President|

Dear Norwood-Fontbonne Families, One of the things that has struck me over these past three months at NFA has been the very deep and genuine sense of community. Community is built and developed at many different levels. September is always important as it allows classes to create their own identity and sense of community. At NFA [...]

Family Meal

By | 2018-09-17T17:51:23+00:00 September 17th, 2018|Categories: From the President|

Dear Norwood-Fontbonne Community, A common thread that appears so often in my conversations with parents is the fast pace of life. Even with a concerted effort, we all suffer the effects of over scheduling, especially our children. Sometimes it truly is the simple things that make the biggest difference. One such example is the family meal. [...]