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Friday, June 4, 2010

Student of the Month!

Introducing, Student of the Month for the PreK-1 class. T shared this honor with another little boy, Daniel (also a trouble-maker). I couldn't help but notice that there are 16 kids in her class, and approximately 8 months in the school year. So, T and Daniel were the last to receive this honor. Who cares?

I asked Mrs. M yesterday why T got it, and her response was that T was the "most improved". Yikes. Isn't that like Miss Congeneality....a reward, but not one?

Anyway, Dot and I were present for the festivities, which was the last school assembly of the year. Dot and I couldn't help but look at each other and laugh. It was like we were in a time warp, and sucked back to 1969. After morning prayers and the flag salute, the music teacher lead the school in a rousing rendition of God Bless America...to the accompaniment of....an Accordian. What a riot, but that's what I love about this school. It and its students are just really, really nice.

Now, we're off to dinner. T gets to pick, since she's the award recipient. I have the feeling we'll end up at Nordstroms...for the 2nd time this week.

2 Brilliant Comment(s) from Friends:

Carol and Taylor said...

I was floored when T chose Calif. Pizza Kitchen instead of her beloved Nordstrom Cafe. We told the waiter we were celebrating "student of the month", and T scored a free ice cream sundae, complete with candle to blow out. She was THRILLED!

Connie said...

T looks so happy and proud of her award and a free sundae to boot with a blow out candle. Way to go, T. xox

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