Why Movement in School Matters

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? [...]

By | 2018-01-30T10:04:23+00:00 February 1st, 2018|News|0 Comments

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

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 [...]

By | 2018-01-30T10:48:16+00:00 January 30th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Mrs. Wallace’s Gym Shorts

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 [...]

By | 2017-10-03T14:19:24+00:00 October 25th, 2017|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Extended Day at St. Andrew’s

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, [...]

By | 2017-09-27T12:24:34+00:00 October 17th, 2017|News|0 Comments

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

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 [...]

By | 2017-09-27T12:09:05+00:00 October 10th, 2017|News|0 Comments

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

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 [...]

By | 2017-10-03T18:52:42+00:00 October 1st, 2017|News|0 Comments

Homework – A Healthy Habit!

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. [...]

By | 2017-09-15T14:06:46+00:00 September 15th, 2017|News|0 Comments

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

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 [...]

By | 2017-08-29T08:21:32+00:00 August 29th, 2017|News, News From Our Head of School|0 Comments

Get to Know Pre-K4 Teacher: Sarah Moore

We are excited to introduce you to one of our newest teachers, Sarah Moore! Get to know a little more about our Pre-K4 teacher! Join us in welcoming Mrs. Moore! 1. Where are you from? I grew up in Smithfield, Virginia. 2. Why did you want to teach at SAES? I wanted to teach at [...]

By | 2017-06-02T16:42:27+00:00 October 11th, 2013|News|0 Comments