Posted 02/17/2017 01:39PM
Coming up on March 6th & 7th is a WeCare presentation by Richard Louv, author of several books about the value of family-time in nature. His new book, Vitamin N the Essential Guide to a Nature-Rich Life continues his theme of children and families exploring nature for the greater good of, not only families, but the larger community.
Posted 02/17/2017 01:00PM
Commitment and resilience are the keys to successfully dealing with change...
Posted 02/03/2017 03:28PM
Changes to our website service afforded us the opportunity to give our newsletter a facelift! We are excited to share with you our new look! During adolescence when communication can often be reduced to a grunt or one word answers, we want to make sure that parents still have the tools they need to feel connected to our community...
Posted 01/13/2017 07:56AM
This week at Donuts with the Dean we had a discussion about how to help your child develop critical thinking skills. As our children get older, more is asked of them than memorization of facts. Concept application and critical thinking becomes more important. Recap...
Posted 01/06/2017 09:53AM
The connection between brain growth, particularly that of the growing adolescent, and the addictive power of prolonged exposure to any device produces a "dopamine effect" which is more profound in young brains...
Posted 12/31/2016 04:15PM
As educators, we must believe as told by Socrates, "Wonder is the beginning of wisdom."
Posted 12/15/2016 03:05PM
The Middle School was buzzing with excitement for the last few days in anticipation of the Warren-Walker Mannequin Challenge and Meals on Wheels.
Posted 12/02/2016 03:07PM
As the late Walt Disney once said, "The greatest moments in life are not concerned with selfish achievements, but rather with the things we do for other people." Community Service is important here at Warren-Walker School, here is why...
Posted 11/17/2016 04:53PM
The WeCare presentation "How and Why to Talk to Your Kids About Money" underscored the importance of Character Education.
Posted 11/17/2016 03:18PM
Come to the Donuts with the Dean on Tuesday, Nov. 29th to hear how you can help your child manage their homework load and do's and don'ts on how to help them.
Posted 11/04/2016 03:03PM
The Headmaster seldom steps up to his soapbox...
Posted 11/04/2016 01:56PM
Mr. Saunders did a great job of explaining why Warren-Walker believes that writing doesn't just simply belong in the English classroom. Read more & see the video...
Posted 10/28/2016 11:41AM
The printed versions of the San Diego Union and the Wall Street Journal are delivered to our home on a daily basis, each in an unpredictable corner of the front yard (despite our annual holiday tip). Before viewing this as archaic,...
Posted 10/17/2016 04:00PM
We are fully into the school year, skills have been reviewed and honed, and it is time to launch into new concepts which amps up the level of challenge. How will each student embrace and manage these higher-level expectations?
Posted 10/11/2016 10:20AM
"Where do Warren-Walker students go for high school?" is a question we get from almost all parents. The quick answer is they go to a variety of schools with college prep academics ....