The Community Service Spirit at St. Andrews!

By | 2018-02-06T15:14:55+00:00 February 7th, 2018|News|

Community service has long been an integral part of the St. Andrew’s philosophy of how to teach our children through our actions and deeds. The opportunity to share with and give back to the broader community is the animating spirit of the St. Andrew’s community service program. Students at every grade level learn the value [...]

Why Movement in School Matters

By | 2018-01-30T10:04:23+00:00 February 1st, 2018|News|

I will admit that I am a fanatic regarding movement, physical activity, and exercise. I will further admit that I want to convince our students that feeding their bodies with physical activity is just as important as feeding their minds with history, science, and reading. Why is physical activity so important to a growing child? [...]

The Difference is Leadership at St. Andrew’s Episcopal School!

By | 2018-01-30T10:48:16+00:00 January 30th, 2018|News|

The best kind of leaders develop and hone their skills over time. They learn their strengths and how to work with others. By the time St. Andrew’s students are our “school leaders” in fifth grade, they’ve had many, many chances to experience leadership. Seahawk students have been getting up in front of chapel to lead [...]

There is ART in SMART at St. Andrew’s Episcopal School!

By | 2017-11-13T13:53:40+00:00 November 13th, 2017|News|

We teach our students that there are so many different ways to be "smart."  We tell them they will succeed if they work hard, do their homework and study. And in the art classroom we teach them that they can be free to create with an open mind and heart. I see how smart students [...]

Mrs. Wallace’s Gym Shorts

By | 2017-10-03T14:19:24+00:00 October 25th, 2017|News, Uncategorized|

The mission of St. Andrew’s Episcopal School’s Physical Education and Health classes is to instill a lifelong love of a healthy lifestyle in each student.  Some of the sports units covered in the physical education portion of our program include golf, soccer, tumbling, volleyball, basketball, rope jumping, kickball and tennis.  Interspersed through the sports units [...]

Extended Day at St. Andrew’s

By | 2017-09-27T12:24:34+00:00 October 17th, 2017|News|

The Extended Day Program is a service provided by St. Andrew’s Episcopal School to provide after school care for our students.  We aim to welcome your child into a fun environment where the atmosphere is a bit more relaxed but still provides structure and organization.  Participants will have homework help, organized games, arts and crafts, [...]

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School is Spelling for Success!

By | 2017-09-27T12:09:05+00:00 October 10th, 2017|News|

In today’s world, technology has made many skills seem obsolete.  Our computers, tablets and smartphones have the capabilities to remind us of appointments, save phone numbers and address and intuitively correct spelling in documents.  Many people think that because of technology, learning proper spelling is no longer a necessary skill.  However, learning proper spelling is [...]

St. Andrew’s and Your Child are a Perfect Fit!

By | 2017-10-03T18:52:42+00:00 October 1st, 2017|News|

By:  Kristi Elliott, Director of Admissions From my very first encounter with St. Andrew’s Episcopal School to this very day, I have been drawn to this place. The first time I parked outside of the building, I felt it in the wind and in the trees. I know what you are thinking, “How odd!”  I [...]

Homework – A Healthy Habit!

By | 2017-09-15T14:06:46+00:00 September 15th, 2017|News|

By Barbara Daniels, 2nd Grade Saint Andrew’s Episcopal School believes strongly in the value of teaching good habits to students early.  We believe that instilling good study habits now will lead to success for our students later in life. We begin to teach our children habits that will lead to a healthy lifestyle from birth. [...]

Ms. Janna Outlaw has Earned a Master’s of Arts Degree

By | 2018-03-19T16:18:11+00:00 August 29th, 2017|News, News From Our Head of School|

Saint Andrew’s Episcopal School is proud to announce that our head of school, Janna Outlaw, has completed a Master’s of Arts Degree in Educational Leadership and Administration from George Washington University. This highly prestigious graduate program has received national recognition and has been accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and [...]