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

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

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

Andrews Pre-K Class Shows the Love this Valentine’s Day by Supporting our Troops

Yesterday, many classrooms celebrated Valentine’s Day with a party, handing out cards and carnations, and eating candy. However, the pre-K class at St. Andrews Episcopal School in Newport News spent their day a little differently. The children, taught by Mrs. Kristie Manning of Smithfield, prepared special care packages to show their appreciation for our troops. [...]

By | 2017-06-07T16:09:14+00:00 October 19th, 2011|News|0 Comments