Kindergarten students participated in an interactive outdoor Moving Up Ceremony in the amphitheatre on Monday, June 6. With parents, family and friends in attendance, the young students announced their readiness for first grade.
Following the processional and pledge of allegiance, Kindergarten teachers Mrs. Jennifer Geissler and Mrs. Trina Junod welcomed the guests and shared heartfelt messages of gratitude. Their students then presented various readings, including Friends at School, The Kindergarten Class, Open a Book, Leaving Kindergarten, The Smile, The Kindergarten Graduation Song, All Are Welcome, Do My Best, The Pledge of Kindness and Here We Come.
The students shared their Favorite Memories of Kindergarten before receiving their certificates. Mr. JohnEric Advento, Head of Lower School, offered closing remarks and congratulated the students, who were greeted by first-grade teachers Bethany Howell and Jennifer Molloy with cookies in the courtyard.