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The City of Scholarly Love

May 20, 2022

The 8th grade experience at Parker is guided by the convergence of many culminating principles that have defined our students’ years here as learners. Deep studies, critical thinking, and culminating…

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Showing What We Know

May 13, 2022

Traditionally, this time of year at Parker is bustling with classrooms full of parents and friends, who take their turns as active, engaged learners while our students demonstrate their learning…

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Celebrating Our Youngest Learners

April 8, 2022

This past week, Parker’s PreK and Kindergarten classrooms celebrated The Week of the Young Child, a nationally honored event amongst early childhood educators and the young children in their care.…

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A Parker Explorers: Celebrating 30 Years of Curiosity-Driven Learning

April 1, 2022

This spring, Parker will celebrate our 30th Anniversary as a school with our spring Benefit, Parker Explorers: Celebrating 30 years of curiosity-driven learning. With so many new families in our…

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Halls and Walls — Early Spring Edition

March 25, 2022

This is the time of year at Parker when our halls start bursting with the overflowing creative evidence of months of thoughtful and industrious project work. Students are fully immersed…

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Beauty and the Beast

March 19, 2022

It’s been a long time since our entire school has been able to take on a project that every class is invested in and can get excited about on some…

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Seeking Educational Equity and Diversity

March 14, 2022

At Parker, we graduate students who love to learn and know how to keep learning. The teachers who instill this passion for pursuing curiosity and talents are themselves life-long learners.…

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Celebrating a Community of Diverse Readers

March 8, 2022

We traditionally send students to school so they can learn to read, write and do arithmetic. But rarely do we stop and examine “What is the real value of reading?”…

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Deep in the Busy

March 2, 2022

The past two months here at Parker have been busy ones! Students returned from winter break energized and ready to tuck into some hefty work. This midwinter period is always…

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A Conversation About Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion- Interview with Lynn Schuster

February 7, 2022

  As a school, Parker is deeply committed to fostering an educational environment that celebrates diversity, honors differences, and works tirelessly to ensure that all voices are heard, represented, and…

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