It’s almost Spring! I can feel it! I’m writing this newsletter by a sunny window on Sunday afternoon. It’s so nice to see the coldness of Winter fade away. Spring is the season of change. We have some changes happening here at school too. As many of you know, our Administrative Assistant (secretary), Peggy Bawden, ...continue reading "Principal’s Newsletter – March 2020"
If February is a month to focus on love and caring, Hayden Peak is right in step. This month we are implementing a new strategy for wellness, a “check in—check out” plan for students who might welcome another caring adult to show concern for their well-being. Managed by our school psychologist, Mr. Stewart, this plan ...continue reading "Principal’s Newsletter – February 2020"
Hawkeye News January 2020 Dear Hayden Peak Families, Welcome back to school! It’s 2020, a year that we expect to be terrific for our school community. We know we are not unique in recognizing that the symbolism of “20-20” is about vision, focus and clarity, and we intend to continue our focus on both academic ...continue reading "Principal’s Newsletter – January 2020"
Dear Hayden Peak Families, Holiday greetings to each one of you this amazing month of December, a time of year when many of us leave our homes and return to them in darkness while still generating extra light throughout the day for celebrations of kindness, generosity, and goodwill. Though we only meet at school for ...continue reading "Principal’s Newsletter – December 2019"
Dear Hayden Peak Families, It might be cliché, but at Hayden Peak we are focusing on gratitude this month. Studies continuously emerge linking gratitude with physical, social and emotional well-being. Grateful people sleep better, have fewer aches and pains, exercise more often, and have more satisfying relationships. People who live in gratitude report being happier ...continue reading "Principal’s Newsletter – November 2019"