Music

  • Springtime is always packed to the gills with special projects and events that showcase the children’s personal growth and the rich lessons that have been presented in the classrooms over the school year. It’s such a pleasure to see each child, from Primary through Upper Elementary, rise to the challenge and celebrate their accomplishments! 

    We were recently inspired and educated by our Elementary children through Lower Elementary’s Invention Fair and Upper Elementary’s Science Fair! These wise and creative minds [...]

  • 04.10.18

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    Summer Fun 2018

    Over the summer, we take time to make improvements to the campus and get things shipshape to welcome the children back in the fall. We host a camp or two, but we do not offer a Parkside summer program. SO, what do our families needing care or fun activities do? Here are some ideas:

    Franklin Music Academy Summer Camp

    Literacy Ladders Summer Reading Bridge K-2 Camp (email [email protected] for info)

    Girls Performance & Advocacy Animal Advocates Camp for Girls 5-12 (email [email protected] for info)

    Outside Voice [...]

  • We began a new school year on August 28th, our fourth on this campus, and the air was full of as much joy and excitement as it was our very first day on Toomey Road. It’s always a pleasure to see the children enter their sparkling classrooms, meet and reconnect with friends, and dive in to their work with great enthusiasm.

    Over the summer, we welcomed new staff members and implemented new programs and are preceding with a renewed attitude of [...]

  • Our 25th Anniversary celebration was a huge success, and we were thrilled that so many members of our community could join us! It was a brisk, spring day, but the rain held off, so we were able to enjoy our incredible outdoor spaces and offer classroom tours to our guests. The children’s beautiful artwork decorated the campus, and we were all entertained and inspired by musical performances from current and former students. Seeing sweet faces from years past was a [...]

  • We all know that music is a big part of the culture at Parkside, and we are excited to highlight it at our 25th Anniversary Celebration! Joe has been dreaming of a Parkside Music Fest for years, so here’s our plan:

    3:30-5 pm – Solo Performances: Current and former students who would like to share their musical talents are invited to perform one song in a Cultural Challenge-type show. Performance slots are 5 minutes each, and we welcome vocalists and musicians [...]

“Having Johnathan attend Parkside is the best decision we ever made! He has really grown as a person thanks to the guidance, friendships, and learning he has received. ”
Jodi Picardat