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Evergreen Academy will be CLOSED Friday, December 9, 2016

October 23 News

Dear Parents: Evergreen Academy has been in my life now for 27 years and I am proud to be part of such a great community of families and staff. Theresa Chase has brought so much to our school. We all will miss her as she transitions into her new role…
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October 9 News

Evergreen Academy Ethnobotanical Garden Our fourth graders have established an Ethnobotanical Garden on Evergreen’s campus. Ethnobotany is the study of plant lore. Many indigenous people used and still use various native plants for medicine, dye, food, raw materials for canoes, clothing, houses, tools and ceremonial artwork. The Evergreen Academy Ethnobotanical Garden displays native plant species the students have identified…
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October 2 News

First Graders Learn About Sound During Visit to Soundbridge As a complement to our sound and light unit in science, we went to Soundbridge, the education department at the Seattle Symphony. Students learned about how sound is made through vibrations and identified what vibrated on different instruments. Students were encouraged…
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September 25 News

Dear Evergreen Families, As September is winding down, Fall is upon us, and school routine is now the norm for our families once again. We have been busy with activities on campus and our school garden continues to unfold. Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grade gardens are complete and the 4th…
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September 18 News

Evergreen Academy is Working to Become a Certified Washington Green School With the construction of our school garden underway, Evergreen Academy has taken the first steps towards becoming a certified Level 1 Washington Green School. We have formed a Green Team, comprised of staff, parents and students who will meet monthly to…
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September 11 News

This Week: September 8th – 11th Our first and second graders planted their Bee and Butterfly Gardens this week. Both of these special places are beautiful and tie in well with our STEM curriculum. Our fifth graders’ Reader’s Theater presentation of the book Weslandia was extremely well received. We had a school wide…
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September 4 News

Dear Evergreen Families, This is always my favorite week of the school year! Seeing the excitement on the students’ faces as they are arriving each day is so much fun. The classrooms are buzzing with introductions to curriculum, and teachers have been so grateful for all the love and support…
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June 5 News

Field Trip Highlights Our third graders recently visited the Wing Luke Museum and went on a walking tour of the International District. They have been studying different cultures and learning about the experiences of various groups of people who have immigrated to the United States. First Grade Farm Unit First Grade Farmers! Our first graders’ farm study…
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May 29 News

Evergreen Academy News Field Trip Highlights After studying the interconnections of plants and animals around the world, our first graders took a field trip to the Woodland Park Zoo where they explored desert, rainforest and African savannah exhibits. Their trip was not complete until the children saw their beloved penguins; animals they had studied in depth earlier in the school…
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