Maumee Valley welcomes children 30 months to kindergarten age for an afternoon in the Early Learning Center at Maumee Valley Country Day School on Thursday, February 25th, 12:30-2:30pm. Parents and children will have the opportunity to meet teachers and current students, spend time in the classrooms, enjoy a story, snack and more. Register today by calling 419-381-1313x104.
Congratulations to Upper School Chinese teacher Ivy Gauler. Ivy has been named the Buckeye CableSystem BCSN Teacher of the Month for February. This award, sponsored by the Toledo Community Foundation and Buckeye Cable, recognizes eight teachers of the month each year from across the Buckeye Cable viewing area. The BCSN Teacher of the Year will be named in late May from among the monthly winners. Ivy will be featured in a 30-second spot that will run on BCSN throughout February.
Maumee Valley Country Day School was one of four schools participating in an annual state-wide Mock Trial competition Friday, January 29, 2016. With information about the case attained in advance, students acted as prosecutors, defense attorneys, and witnesses. Using proper court procedure they presented their case in front of presiding Judge Joshua Lanzinger in Toledo Municipal Court. Maumee Valley student Emily Rigby was awarded the outstanding witness award for one round. John Sullivan organized this year’s team and Sally Pont was the student advisor.
Maumee Valley Country Day School Upper School student Juliana DeSouza, earned a Gold Key award in the Scholastic Art and Writing Competition with her short story “Hannah”. Her story will automatically be entered in the national competition. National level winners will be announced in mid-March. Congratulations, Juliana!