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School Weekly Notes 3/21/19

March 21, 2019

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

March 15, 2019

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

January 10, 2019

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 – 1/3/2019

January 3, 2019

New Students join UHS!

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Weekly Notes – 2/13/2018

December 14, 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?

December 12, 2018

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

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

December 4, 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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from the director ted talk november 2018

Welcome to the UHS Blog!

November 15, 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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October 25, 2018

October 25, 2018

From Our Hearts Through Our Hands Thank you to everyone who attended and donated to the 27th year of Empty Bowls. One of our favorite community gatherings each year, it was a wonderful night of giving, sharing, singing and love. Thanks to your generosity we raised $1450 for local food bank, Gleaners. Thank you to…

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