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Weekly Notes 9/6/2019

Weekly Notes   September 6, 2019 Welcome new families and welcome back returning families!  We are excited to begin some important new endeavors this year: our food program has transitioned fully to an Upland Hills owned program, we started Upland Next (our high school program) and we welcomed Deb into her new role as morning meeting…

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School Weekly Notes 3/21/19

Avalon Village Benefit Concert
Ted is building another bridge. It’s a relationship between our community and Avalon Village in Highland Park. You can explore Avalon Village online by searching it on Facebook. Last year, Dom’s group visited and met Mama Shu and saw some of the projects underway. Ted’s been working there for the last 2 years helping to build a Homework House and a new front porch for Mama Shu. Part of this ‘bridge’ construction involves a benefit concert here at our theater on April 20th

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Weekly Notes – 3/14/19

Weekly Notes   March 14, 2019 AUCTION To Do …. Turn in donations, RSVP to the event, sign up to volunteer! Our “next” big night is just a week and half away. All our many hands make light work and fun community building. HAMILTON Thank you so much to everyone who attended or supported our…

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Weekly Notes – 1/10/19

Coffee & Conversation

Join other parents here at school, just after drop off for coffee and conversation. An informal gathering to to sit and visit over your morning brew. Join us Tuesday, January 15th at 9 am

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Weekly Notes – 2/13/2018

Holiday Gift Idea!

Hamilton Premiere in Detroit  is Tuesday, March 12th 2019. This special evening was donated to Upland Hills and two other non-profit organizations as a once in a lifetime fundraiser. Purchase your ticket through our website to attend what is said by the New York Times as “making its own resonant history by changing the language of musicals”.  To share this opportunity or to purchase tickets go to Hamilton Tickets

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Is listening to a book cheating?

Audio books are a big deal in my house. My kids love them and listen to them constantly. They also like to read, which I’m grateful for. Basically, they love a good story in any format. 

I first discovered the appeal and value of audio books…

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December 6, 2018

Meet our Artist in Residence

Teaching two afternoon classes. Brianne is an author and illustrator of picture books. Her debut, Ike’s Incredible Ink, was awarded the Marion Vannett Ridgway Book Award Honor for debut authors and was selected for the Society of Illustrators Original Art Show.

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November 28, 2018

Weekly Notes 

November 28, 2018

Family Matters, a presentation by Ted Braude November 29th at 5:30 pm

Family Matters: Power, Conflict and Love in Parent-Child Relationship.  

Family Matters introduces the mysterious dynamics of power, conflict and love in parent – child relationships. It offers an unique vision and practical practices parents can use immediately with beauty, grace and care that creates healthy personal power for the children and more love in the family.   A longtime friend of Upland Hills School, Ted is an integral psychologist, licensed Master Social Worker, author, therapist, mentor, a martial artist and musician. Family Dinner and child care are available for this event.

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Welcome to the UHS Blog!

from the director ted talk november 2018

Hello Everyone and welcome to the UHS blog! This is where we will share resources, ideas and musings that inform and reflect our school’s philosophy and methodologies. We hope you find it informative, interesting and inspiring. Check back often for new posts! Our first offering is a TED talk by Mitchel Resnick, a MIT professor…

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