Anna’s Letters

Anna Allanbrook, BNS principal and author of our weekly letters, writes a weekly reflection on musings and happenings at BNS. Don’t miss it!

“There is no exit door to our hearts”

Dear Families:   In a week full of curriculum and celebration from Viva Espanol to Ecorama to a GSA Town Meeting to a fifth grade dance presentation to Field Day, a final swim,  Coffey...   Read More

And so it goes

Dear Families:   Forest School, teddy bears, Shore School, our school, the garden, Island stories, bridges, zoos, African dance, African music, African animals in their habitats, historical fiction with characters from New Amsterdam, the...   Read More

Who We Are and Where We Are From

Dear Families:   Amy and Penina’s second grade class went to the David Hockney exhibit at the MET.  As they studied the exhibit, the students were drawing. Several people approached the teachers to compliment...   Read More

“When the rain comes, does it fall down?”

Dear Families: Nora Painten, a teacher from a local preschool, the Red Hook Playgroup,  sent us an email, the contents of which we wanted to share with you. One Wednesday in November, Red Hook...   Read More

Transition, Anticipation, Culmination and Closure

Dear Families:   With June around the corner, we feel that energy related to transition and anticipation.  As we gear up for the summer, please be aware of the work that is continuing here...   Read More

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