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2021

  • January

    Celebrating Service in Our Community: Third Grade Food Drive

    Each year, Davidson Day students go beyond campus to participate in service projects where they contribute their time, effort, and creativity to local nonprofits and impact-based organizations.  

    One long-standing service project, the Third Grade Food Drive, benefits the Loaves and Fishes Food Pantry at the Ada Jenkins Center, just minutes away from our lakeside campus in Davidson.  

     
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  • Gretchen Leffew Earns Master of Education Degree

    When Gretchen Leffew first began teaching, she set a goal for herself: earning a Master of Education degree.

    In December, Leffew, who currently teaches Kindergarten at Davidson Day, achieved that goal, completing her coursework to earn a Master of Education degree with a concentration in STEM instruction for elementary-aged students.

     
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  • Podcast: Jessica Thompson on Stress, Worry, and Anxiety

    In the latest episode of the Davidson Day Community Podcast, Head of School Pete Moore interviews School Counselor Jessica Thompson. Jessica discusses the difference between worry, stress, and anxiety, suggests how parents can help their children navigate normal social pain, and shares actionable tips that parents can take and put into practice this week to cultivate a nurturing, healthy family environment that allows children to foster resilience and navigate periods of high stress.
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