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Letters from Ronnie

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From 6 to 300: Our Adventurous Path in Lower Manhattan

The Parents League of New York invited Ronnie to write an article they titled From 6 Children to 300: Our Adventurous Path in Lower ...

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Staying Strong: A Letter from Ronnie

Dear Washington Market Community, As I wrote recently, we continue to be absorbed with news of Covid. This week’s letter will have news ...

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Thank You For Being With Us: A Letter from Ronnie

Dear Washington Market School Community, We are grateful for your support as we crafted our testing/Virtual School/return on Thursday and ...

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Experiencing Change: A Letter from Ronnie

Dear WMS Community, The days keep getting two minutes and 8 seconds darker but we know that after the winter solstice this will reverse and ...

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Thank You for Trusting Us: A Letter from Ronnie

Dear WMS Community, As we begin to edge out of our pandemic related isolation and limited engagement with others, an interesting article in ...

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Childhood Is For Learning: A Letter from Ronnie

Dear WMS Community, I think it is worth taking a step back from our concentration on how we have been organizing the school in the time of ...

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Guidelines for Health & Safety: A Letter from Ronnie

Dear WMS Community, It is October 1st, we have gotten through three weeks of school and we have only had to close one class and the ...

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A Clear Sense of Purpose: A Letter from Ronnie

Dear Washington Market School Community, Our superb staff is back and smiling at you under their masks. We are fully open, with our ...

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End of Year Appeal

Dear WMS Community, As we wrote you toward the end of 2020, the pandemic had led to a decrease in enrollment and an increase in expenses ...

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Much Work To Do: A Letter from Ronnie

Dear WMS Community, First, I want to thank you for your sweet notes, hugs, “Congratulations”, and wishes for the future after my ...

Head of School Search

Our Beloved School: A Letter from Ronnie

Dearest WMS Community, I will be retiring from my position as Head of School on June 30th , 2022, at the end of the 2021-2022 school year. ...

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Rededicating Ourselves: A Letter from Ronnie

Dear WMS Community, I paused after the horrific anti-Asian violence last week to reflect with my colleagues and try to ...

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Stories with Pictures: A Letter from Ronnie

Dear WMS Community, We understand that so much is going on. We continually wake up to a newsflash about the new Covid variant in NYC. Our ...

COVID-19

A Message from Ronnie

Dear WMS Community, We were saddened to find that we had positive Covid-19 test results in two classes this week, one at Hudson Street and ...

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A Message from Ronnie

Dear WMS Community, As the pandemic rages, with new, more contagious variants appearing and a vaccination distribution system under ...

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Rays of Light: A Letter from Ronnie

Dear WMS Community, I am grateful for your understanding of our need for our school to enter into Pool Testing at this point in the ...

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Taking Good Care: A Letter from Ronnie

Dear Washington Market School Community, To the whole WMS community—children, parents, teachers, staff and Board of Trustees, thank you ...

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Thank You: A Letter from Ronnie

Dear WMS Community, The last eight months have been a time of heightened decision-making by many people at our school. At our weekly Admin ...

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Staying Vigilant: A Letter from Ronnie

Dear WMS Community, We were saddened to hear that the NYC public schools will eliminate all physical presence beginning today, with no ...

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We’re Happy You’re On Board: A Letter from Ronnie

Dear WMS Community, I want to welcome you all to our 45th year, to those returning, to those who are with us for the first time, and to ...

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A Letter from Ronnie

Dear Washington Market School Community, Last week I wrote that our city is at a point in handling the pandemic that has us believing that ...

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A Letter from Ronnie

Dear Washington Market School Community, We have all been reading and listening to stories concerning the concept of opening schools ...